EXTRA LIFE RELEASE TYONDAI BRAXTON (BATTLES) REMIX OF “HEAD SHRINKER,” PREPARE FOR EUROPEAN TOUR

EXTRA LIFE RELEASE TYONDAI BRAXTON (BATTLES) REMIX OF “HEAD SHRINKER,” PREPARE FOR EUROPEAN TOUR

Download the Stereogum Premiere of “Head Shrinker

Brooklyn-based quintet Extra Life recently debuted a brand new Tyondai Braxton (Battles) remix of their single “Head Shrinker,” with Stereogum, available for mp3 download here via LOAF. Stereogum premiered the band’s memorable “Head Shrinker” video a few months back, and calls the Braxton remix an “insectoid scratch-implosion, giving [Extra Life] their first pair of slippery dancing shoes.”

Taken from Extra Life’s lauded sophomore album Made Flesh, out now on LOAF, “Head Shrinker” gets a unique re-invention by Braxton as a futuristic robo disco group that creates an intricate web of electronic sound. The remix is off of the band’s forthcoming remix EP, Splayed Flesh, coming out June 22nd on Planaria/Sockets.

Extra Life will be touring Europe throughout May and June in support of Made Flesh and Splayed Flesh.

Splayed Flesh Tracklist:

1. Head Shrinker – album version
2. Head Shrinker – Tyondai Braxton remix
3. Head Shrinker – Caley Monahon-Ward remix
4. The Body is True – album version
5. The Body is True – JG Thirlwell remix
6. Made Flesh – album version
7. Made Flesh Justin K Broadrick remix

Extra Life Tour Dates:

5.14 Berlin, West Germany w/ Parenthetical Girls, Former Ghosts
5.15 Brno, Czech Republic, Fleda
5.16 Krakow, Poland, Klub Re
5.17 Zilina, SlovakiaStanica (acoustic duo) w/ Lonely Drifter Karen
5.18 Ljubljana, Slovenia, Kino Siska
5.19 Faenza, Italy, Clandestino
5.21 Lausanne, Switzerland, Le Romandie
5.22 Delemont, Switzerland, SAS
5.24 Grenoble, France, L’Amperage
5.25 Montpellier, France, Baloard
5.26 Lyon, France, Sonic
5.29 Poitiers, France, Confort Moderne
5.30 Lille, France, La Malterie
5.31 Stuttgart, Germany, Schocken
6.1 Köln, Germany, Kulturbunker
6.2 Bielefeld, Germany, Bunker Ulmenwall
6.3 Brussels, Belgium, Les Ateliers Claus
6.4 Cardiff, UK, Cardiff Arts Institute
6.5 Dublin, Ireland, Whelans
6.6 Belfast, UK, Crescent Arts Centre
6.8 Liverpool, UK, The Kazimier
6.9 Hull, UK, The Adelphi
6.11 Rotterdam, Netherlands, Poortgebouw

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