Pink Floyd have revealed a physical release of ‘Hey Hey Rise Up’.
The ‘Comfortably Numb’ hitmakers brought out the Ukraine advantage single – their veryfirst brand-new tune in 25 years – digitally in April however they have now revealed it will be offered on both a seven-inch vinyl and on CD on 15 July in the UK, Europe and other markets, followed by 3 August in Japan.
However, fans in North America, Canada, Australia and Mexico won’t be able to get their hands on a copy till 21 October.
The B-Side to the track will be a remodelled variation of ‘A Great Day For Freedom’, which veryfirst appeared on the group’s 1994 album ‘The Division Bell’ however hasactually been reimagined by David Gilmour based on the initial tapes for the tune.
David – who has Ukrainian household – discussed the band desired to draw attention to Russia’s intrusion with the tune and raise cash, with all continues going to Ukrainian Humanitarian Relief.
He stated in a declaration: “We desire to reveal our assistance for Ukraine and in that method, program that most of the world believes that it is completely incorrect for a superpower to attack the independent democratic nation that Ukraine hasactually endedupbeing.
“We, like so lotsof, haveactually been sensation the fury and the aggravation of this repellent act of an independent, serene democratic nation being gotteninto and having its individuals killed by one of the world’s significant powers.”
The tune likewise includes drummer Nick Mason, bassist Guy Pratt and keyboardist Nitin Sawhney, as well as a recording of Andriy Khlyvnyuk – the vocalist of Ukrainian band Boombox – who can be heard singing ‘The Red Virburnum’ in Kyiv.
In March, Pink Floyd and David eliminated their music from streaming services in Russia and Belarus in a program of assistance for Ukraine.
David stated at the time: “Russian soldiers, stop killing your bros. There will be no winners in this war.”