Third Man Records has announced the release of “The Blackout,” a limited edition U2 12″ in conjunction with Island Records. The limited edition U2 12″ will be available for Record Store Day on Black Friday, Nov. 24.
The 12″ marks the first physical release from U2’s upcoming new album, Songs of Experience, due out later this year. The 12″ includes both the original album version including a remix by the band’s longtime collaborator, Jacknife Lee.
“The Blackout” was first revealed this summer via a surprise live video, filmed during U2’s blockbuster Joshua Tree Tour 2017.
About the release Third Man co-founder Ben Blackwell said:
“The sound quality of this incredibly special record is a perfect example of the caliber of product Third Man Pressing is capable of producing. We couldn’t be more proud.”