Phoenix release album multitracks as ‘special gift to fans’

French act set nearing the end of promotional duties for 'Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix'

Phoenix have released the multitrack recordings of every song from their 2009 album ‘Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix’ for free online.

As a gift to fans, the separate vocal and instrumental parts can be downloaded from now. Writing about the tracks, the French foursome announced that fans have “made every moment since the release of ‘Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix’ superbe (sic)”.

However they also warned that fans may be in for a long wait for the follow-up to ‘Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix’, saying: “You never know how long we’ll take to record the next album.”

The band said that the multitracks are the first of “a few presents” to their online community.