Athlete Release 'Black Swan Song' In Aid Of Poppy Appeal
Last modified: 27 Oct 2009
The new single from Athlete
'Black Swan Song
' will be released in the UK on November 9th. The CD single features a brand new track called 'Cut The Map
' and the single will also be available for download from iTunes from 8th November where it comes bundled with the song's epic video and a remix version.
Athlete are releasing the single in support of the Royal British Legion, as the band explain: "We are donating proceeds from the sale of the single to the Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal so even if you don't normally buy singles we would ask you to do so this time around to support such a great cause."
The Royal British Legion have also asked the band to play a couple of songs at The Silence
in Trafalgar Square, London, on Wednesday 11th November. "If you are free that morning come along at 9.30am and join us in remembering members of the Armed Forces who have given their lives for the freedom we enjoy today"
, says the band.