The Brian Jonestown Massacre have set the date of August 30 for the release of the double-disc collection The Singles Collection (1992-2011).
AntiMusic reports that the album will include 14 tracks previously unavailable on CD before, with the release marking the remastered version of vinyl originals. This hefty package comes with a 24-page booklet with the original back-and-front artwork from the original singles.
The previously vinyl-only tracks include Convertible, Their Majesties 2nd Request (Enrique’s Dream) and more recent singles Illuminomi and There’s A War Going On. In addition, there are two songs, Thoughts of You and Never Ever, that were recorded under their 1993 alter-ego Acid. The release comes through Records/Redeye Distribution.
The Brian Jonestown Massacre are reported to be based in Germany working on a new album that is touted to be released some time in 2012.
The tracklist for The Singles Collection (1992-2011) is:
She Made Me
Their Majesties 2nd Request (Enrique’s Dream)
Hide & Seek
Methodrone (Live at the Compound)
Cold To The Touch
Not If You Were The Last Dandy On Earth
This Is Why You Love Me
If Love Is The Drug Then I Want To OD
When Jokers Attack
Prozac vs Heroin
Nailing Honey To The Bee
There’s A War Going On
Thoughts Of You by Acid
Never Ever by Acid