Writers - Tennant/Lowe
First released - 2017
Original album - Release 2017 reissue Further Listening 2001-2004 bonus disc
Producer - Pet Shop Boys
Subsequent albums - (none)
Other releases - (none)

Unlike most of the other "new" songs—that is, those that were previously unreleased in any form—accompanying the 2017 album reissues, the title of this one had never surfaced beforehand in any publications, interviews, or "leaks." Essentially an instrumental—its only vocals are wordless choral intonations, Neil's own wordless vowels, and several group shouts of "Hey!"—this track has a vaguely "Russian" sound to it. That's certainly to be expected given its origins, described by the Boys in the booklet accompanying the reissue of Release.

They had envisioned it as part of a dance project in which "people would do Russian dancing and Cossack dancing to techno." But they decided to abandon the concept when they couldn't figure out how to get financial backing for such a thing. What left is, in Neil's own words, "a curiosity." I think it's worth noting, however, that only a few years later Neil and Chris would employ an idea not so dissimilar to this in the video for their 2010 single "Together."


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