ARC035: These New Puritans - Swords of Truth

Swords of Truth

Artist: These New Puritans

Release Date: 28th April 2008

Release Type: Single

Formats: 7", 12", download

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1. Swords Of Truth
2. TL Fragment
3. Navigate, Navigate (The Loving Hand Remix)
4. Swords Of Truth (Alternative Version)

Beginning with a fanfare of horn samples, the track pounds with a nervy dubstep-inspired beat and Jack Barnett's estuary-accented half-rapped vocals - an abstract narrative named after terrorist group Swords Of Truth Brigade - build, one voice layered over another, culminating in a linguistic explosion.

The 12" features an alternative mix of 'Swords', plus the amazing DFA remix (Tim Goldsworthy, The Loving Hand) of Navigate, Navigate...