29 November 2013
Record Store Day
Ordinary Love, written for the new movie Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom
, is today released in a 10-inch vinyl pressing to mark Record Store Day
. The single is also released in Ireland today, in several other countries across Europe - Belgium, Denmark, Holland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden - and in New Zealand. It's out in the UK on Monday. (Participating stores in different countries here
The song features on the movie soundtrack, released next week and the sleeve artwork for the single features a striking painting of Nelson Mandela by Irish artist and illustrator Oliver Jeffers. Oliver, along with Mac Premo, directed this lyric video for Ordinary Love.
The band wrote the new song at the invitation of movie producer Harvey Weinstein and the b-side of the 10" features a second track, Breathe (Mandela Version). Check out our new competition in Zootopia