Air: Twentyears 2x12" (new)

Parlophone Records


Twenty years after their international debut, French multi-platinum selling band Air will release their first anthology TWENTYEARS on June 10. Available as a 2-CD, double-LP, and digitally, the Air anthology includes essential selections from the bands catalog, rarities and previously unreleased material.

The first disc of TWENTYEARS includes the best of Air, 17 tracks handpicked by Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoît Dunckel, including "Sexy Boy," "Playground Love," "Cherry Blossom Girl," and "Le soleil est près de Moi." It also includes studio album tracks from Premiers Symptômes (1997), Moon Safari (1998), The Virgin Suicides (2000), 10 000 Hz Legend (2001), Talkie Walkie (2004) and Le voyage dans la Lune (2012).

The second disc gathers 14 rare and unreleased tracks, including "Crickets" and "The Way You Look Tonight" from the Pocket Symphony and 10 000 Hz Legend sessions, "Adis Abebah" from the Quartier lointain soundtrack, "Roger Song" written for Corman's World - a documentary about cult B-movie director Roger Corman, "Land Me" taken from the vinyl-only Music For Museum release in 2014 and "The Duelist" performed by Charlotte Gainsbourg and Jarvis Cocker during the Pocket Symphony recording.

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