Published Jul 13, 2012Back in January, Hot Chip offshoot the 2 Bears revealed Be Strong, their full-length debut for DFA Records. Since then, the band members have been cobbling together a series of remixes.
The reworks will now be collected on a new album, simply titled Be Strong Remixed. The batch of artists involved includes Blakkat, Cristoff, Saint Etienne, the Deadstock 33s and Daniel Avery, among others.
Be Strong Remixed will be available on July 30 via Southern Fried. Prior to the remix album, the duo will drop a new single called "Warm & Easy" on July 16. Hear the remixes of that track below.
Be Strong Remixed:
1. "The Birds & The Bees" (Filthy Dukes Remix)
2. "Be Strong" (Blakkat Remix)
3. "Bear Hug" (Cristoff Remix)
4. "Work" (Saint Etienne Remix)
5. "Warm & Easy" (Leo Zero Mix)
6. "Take A Look Around" (The 2 Bears vs. House of House Version)
7. "Ghosts & Zombies" (Brooks Haunted House Mix)
8. "Time In Mind" (The Deadstock 33s Dub)
9. "Increase Your Faith" (Daniel Avery Remix)
10. "Heart Of Congos" (Afrikanz On Marz Remix)
11. "Get Together" (YoungTEE Remix)
12. "Church" (Midland's Sunday Service Dub)