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Interpol Shares ‘The Black EP’ On Streaming Platforms, Releases Rare 2002 Documentary

Interpol celebrated the 20th anniversary of their debut album “Turn On The Bright Lights” by sharing their companion project, “The Black EP”, on streaming platforms – listen to it below.

The Black EP” contains the studio version of the single “Say Hello To The Angels”, a demo of “NYC” and four other songs from the “Turn On The Bright Lights” era recorded live for a radio session. 2002, with their includes the bonus track “Specialist”.

In addition, Interpol has released a 2002 mini-documentary about the band featuring interviews as well as footage of live performances from ‘PDA’, ‘NYC’, ‘Untitled’ and ‘Stella Was A Diver And She Was Always Down’.

According to a press release, the 13-minute-long video has undergone a “glorious high-res restoration” after being “lost to the annals of YouTube rips 144p.” You can view the document in its entirety below.

Listen to Interpol’s “The Black EP” on Spotify below, or via the streaming platform of your choice here.

The New York indie group are back with their seventh and latest studio album, ‘The Other Side Of Make Believe’, on July 15th.

In a four-star review, NME wrote: “Far from a complete overhaul, but it all adds up to a safe, worthwhile and slightly adventurous new chapter for Interpol – or, as [el lĂ­der Paul] Banks sings at the top of ‘Toni’, “Still fit, my refined ways.”

Interpol is set to hit the road for their North American “Lights, Camera, Factions” tour with Spoon next Thursday (August 25). This tour will be followed by a series of dates in South America opening for Arctic Monkeys, as well as several festivals.

The group returned to London last month after playing at Tempelhof Sounds in Berlin and Primavera Sound in Barcelona.

In its review of the final show, NME said that “Interpol dominated the main stage with a strong set and almost perfect Spanish as they chatted between hits (“Narc” is a high point”)) and the band enjoyed the stage simple and smoky. the sun sets on the first night”.

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