Muse celebrates 20th edition of ‘Origin of Symmetry’ with album Remix
Muse is ready to greet the 20th anniversary of their Origin of symmetry album in a big way, revisiting the material and offering fans a special remix record to mark the occasion.
Double Origin of symmetry: RemiXX XX anniversary, the set is not the traditional remix set inviting a bunch of mixers to radically rework the tracks. Instead, the band worked closely with producer Rich Costey, revisiting the material and finding an overall more open, dynamic and less crushed sound. As a result, fans will hear fuller instrumentation, as some tracks that previously had been buried or cut in the mix can now be highlighted.
An example of this is the recorded strings the band cut at Abbey Road on the song “Citizen Erased”. The new remixed version is the first instant free track fans can hear on streaming services or by pre-ordering the 20th Anniversary Edition. Other examples include strings on “Megalomania” and “Space Dementia” and a harpsichord featured on “Micro Cuts”.
Frontman Matt Bellamy said, “In revisiting the album, we found that the original mixes of the singles, like ‘Plug In Baby’ and ‘Bliss’, were pretty good, so they were the hardest to improve. was the deepest album. tracks like ‘Micro Cuts’ where we were able to make massive breakthroughs. “
Fans can also look for the addition of “Futurism” to the set. The track was initially a cut bonus on the Japanese edition of the album and was tagged to the disc on streaming services. In addition, there are new, modernized illustrations for the Origin of symmetry: XX anniversary RemiXX created by Sujin Kim. The play creates a hyper-realistic 3D render of William Eager’s original cover photo.
The original Origin of symmetry This album really took Muse to the next level in their native UK, topping the UK album chart. Their American escape would come an album later Absolution, if cut of Origin of symmetry started to generate buzz about the group. “Plug in Baby” and “New Born” were the big hits and “Bliss” grabbed attention, while the band also turned heads with their cover of “Feeling Good”.
Muse, “Erased Citizen” (XX Anniversary RemiXX)
Muse, Origin of symmetry: RemiXX XX anniversary List of illustrations and tracks
3. Space dementia
4. Hyper music
5. Plug in baby
6. Citizen erased
7. Micro cuts
10. Feel good