The world was first introduced to Thieves Like Us when they released their indie electronic hit Drugs In my Body it got the girls at club nights, like Pop Scene and BlowUP, shakin’ their booties and having a grand ole time. The dudes are gearing up for a release of their new album entitled Again and Again, which is due out July 6. In preparation for that their label has released a compilation of remixes of their single Forget Me Not .
1. “Forget Me Not”
2. “Forget Me Not (Dance Mix)”
3. “Silence (Dance Mix feat. Ludacris)”
4. “Forget Me Not (Cecile’s small town girl Remix)”
5. “Forget Me Not (Minitel Rose Remix)”
6. “Forget Me Not (Sundance Remix)”
7. “Forget Me Not (Second Date Remix)”
Here is their Biography from the Label:
Thieves Like Us are two Swedes and one American living in Berlin, Paris, and Milan. They are one of the only multi-nationals that won’t exploit you. Mexicans love them. The French love them. Americans love them. The Japanese love them. Neither Andy Grier (vocals, guitar), Bjšrn Berglund (synth), nor Pontus Berghe (percussion) live in their home countries, and none of them probably ever will again. They first met at a picnic in East Berlin in 2002. Since then, they have also lived together in London, Paris, and New York City. The trio can often been seen in and around night clubs, but they fit awkwardly there. Thieves Like Us were first discovered by the French imprint KitsunŽ who released their single, “Drugs In My Body” in 2007. They make pop music with a vintage electronic feel. Many times it makes you dance. Other times it makes you feel strange and wonderful. Back in the day they probably would have signed a contract in blood with Factory Records.
2008’s “Play Music,” their first album, would definitely have fit the bill. BBC Music called it “consistently exciting … a contender for electronic album of the year.” A writer for the legendary entity Amoeba Music exclaimed: “I have managed to fall deeply in love with this band in a matter of weeks. It is getting to the point where I don’t want to listen to anything else.” They are just about to release their second album, “Again and Again,” and continue their non-stop world tour…