Metric have announced the release date of their fan-collaborated effort Fantasies Flashbacks.
The album will be out October 11th, and features a collection of the band’s favorite mixes submitted by their fans.
The remixes will be part of a deluxe vinyl box set, of which all proceeds go to the Center for Addiction and Mental Health.
The vinyl box will have a huge list of goodies. If you order one, this is what you get:
· 10 x 7″ vinyl singles, each containing an original song from Fantasies and the associated winning remix from the Indaba Music contest;
· A PlayButton digital music player pre-loaded with (the same) 10 winning remixes (one of the first new notable commercial releases available on PlayButton);
· A digital download code redeemable for all music from the 7″ singles (20 tracks including the original studio album version of Fantasies), plus an additional 11 of the band’s favorite remixes. In total this is 31 songs or over 80 minutes of music;
· Two 6″ x 6″, two-sided color inserts featuring fan-created artwork/imagery, track listing, credits and information about the genesis of the remix album and the charitable tie-in with CAMH;
· A limited edition 18″ x 24″ glossy METRIC poster;
· A custom box housing everything listed above.
The package is available for immediate pre-order on Metric’s online store which you can find here, the box will be shipped October 11th.