Turin Brakes

The Optimist LP [20th Anniversary Edition]

  • Turin Brakes - The Optimist LP [20th Anniversary Edition]
9th July 2021 / 2LP or 2CD / Two-Piers
"Olly Knights' vocals mix Jeff Buckley moan and Marc Bolan hiss. The songs are simple, emotional, and earnest…. and they're laden with Everly Brothers harmonies."

Turin Brakes

The Optimist LP [20th Anniversary Edition]


Back in print for the first time in yonks, with refreshed artwork and bonus demos.

Turin Brakes critically acclaimed debut album ‘The Optimist LP’ gets the re-issue treatment to celebrate its 20th Anniversary, including a special Dinked Archive Edition.
+ Dinked Archive Edition Number Five
+ Exclusive Double Splatter Vinyl
+ Exclusive Bonus 7”
+ Gatefold Sleeve (New Artwork) with spot UV
+ Artwork Inner Bags
+ Exclusive Signed Art Print
+ Dinked Obi Strip
+ Numbered edition of 700
+ One per customer

The ground breaking long player, originally released in 2001 features classic tracks such as ‘Underdog (Save Me)’, ’The Door' and ‘Feeling Oblivion’.

’The Optimist LP’ will be re-released on Dinked Edition Deluxe 2LP Splatter with bonus 7”, Deluxe 2LP & 2CD on Two-Piers Records, now with a Bonus album of ‘Demos’ from the original sessions and New Artwork. The Album has been out of print on Vinyl for many years.

A1 Feeling Oblivion
A2 Underdog (Save Me)
A3 Emergency 72
A4 Future Boy
A5 The Door
A6 State Of Things

B1 By TV Light
B2 Slack
B3 Starship
B4 The Road
B5 Mind Over Money
B6 The Optimist

C1 Feeling Oblivion - Demo
C2 Underdog (Save Me) - Demo
C3 Emergency 72 - Demo
C4 Future Boy -Original Version.
C5 The Door - Original Version
C6 State Of Things - Demo
D1 By TV Light - Original Version
D2 Slack - Demo
D3 Starship - Demo
D4 The Road - Demo
D5 Mind Over Money- Demo
D6 The Optimist – Demo

A) 3 Days Old
B) Reach Out

Format /2LP or 2CD
Released /9th July 2021
Catalogue / BN1LP
Barcode / 5053760072270
Artist / Turin Brakes
Label /Two-Piers
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