Simple Minds – Hypnotised (US Promo 12″)

From their overlooked album, “Good News From The New World” from 1995, this was the sound of a band desperate to rekindle past glories and to be fair it is a great track. The 12″ mixes employ Tim Simenon (Bomb The Bass) to augment the meaty, 80’s production of Keith Forsey. A bit of a personal trip hop favourite for me , sounding slightly Depeche, the “Malfunction Mix” is a dubbed, instrumental that the DJ’s would have reached for.

Virgin ‎– SPRO-12726hypno

A1 Hypnotised (Extended Remix) 6:19
A2 Hypnotised (Malfunction Mix) 5:45
B1 Hypnotised (Extended Remix Instrumental) 6:18
B2 Hypnotised (LP Version) 5:53

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