We're thrilled to announce that British PET SHOP BOYS will unveil their new album 'Elysium' on SEPTEMBER 5, 2012, exclusively with Electronic Beats by Telekom.
Electronic Beats presents a very special short performance by Pet Shop Boys live in Berlin. The British pop duo will play a selection of songs from their new album "Elysium" on September 5, 2012, the first time songs from the album will have been played live. The 30 minute show is to be held in the small a
nd exclusive environs of HEBBEL AM UFER (HAU1), Berlin, Germany. Pet Shop Boys have especially selected the Hebbel am Ufer because of the theatre's reputation as one of the most innovative event locations in Berlin for young, international and experimental art.
TICKETS to the Pet Shop Boys showcase CANNOT BE PURCHASED, but rather only WON through our Electronic Beats website — MORE DETAILS on this will be FOLLOWING on TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2012. The entire performance will also be streamed live over ElectonicBeats.net.
Pet Shop Boys commented: "We wrote many of the 'Elysium' songs in Berlin so it seems very appropriate to give them their first live performances there. We're looking forward to a very special event just days before the new album is released."
"Elysium" is the Pet Shop Boys' eleventh studio album and was recorded in Los Angeles at the start of this year with producer Andrew Dawson, who has previously worked with Kanye West. The album is already being hailed as one of the duo’s finest whilst the single “Winner” (released on August 6) was recently deemed “triumphant” in the Daily Telegraph.
'Elysium' will be released via EMI on September 7, 2012.
The Afterparty will take place at Horst Krzbrg!