Peter Buck plays guitar on a re-recorded 'Strange Condition'...

R.E.M guitarist PETER BUCK is to guest on a new single by rising songwriter PETE YORN.

Buck entered the studio with Yorn to provide guitars for a re-recorded version of the track ‘Strange Condition’, according to the R.E.M website, The track originally featured on Yorn’s debut album ‘musicforthemorningafter’.

Band manager Bertis Downs said: “Peter was very excited to play on the song. He heard ‘musicforthemorningafter’ when it came out over a year ago and thinks it’s a fantastic record.”

A spokesperson for Yorn said the track will see a UK release in the summer. It has already been released to radio in the US.

Pete Yorn returns to the UK in March, for shows at: Manchester Hop & Grape (March 4)

Glasgow 13th Note (5)

Dublin Shelter (6)

London Garage (7)

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