Gomez get into the studio with fellow Virgin star Joseph Arthur...

Gomez have recorded with fellow Virgin artist JOSEPH ARTHUR while on an American tour with Ben Harper.

The track, which has been given a working title of ‘Mexican Army’ is the first time Gomez have recorded any collaborations, although it is unclear if the track will ever see the light of day.

Arthur, who is signed to Peter Gabriel‘s Real World label in the US, has previously worked with Brian Eno and Peter Gabriel. He was nominated for a Grammy this year for his ‘Vacancy EP’.

On their return from the States, Gomez play a handful of UK shows at Manchester Apollo (April 12), Portsmouth Guildhall (13), Bristol Colston Hall (15), and London Brixton Academy (16).

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