The new version of ‘I Thought You Were My Boyfriend’ is already proving to be a big club hit...

Magnetic Fields have confirmed details of a new single and tour.

‘I Thought You Were My Boyfriend’ is released on November 1. The original version appears on the Magnetic Fields’ current album ‘i’.

For the single, the track has been remixed by New York house producer Rob Rives, and the mix has already proved a hit in London clubs like NagNagNag and The Cock.

Leading up to the release, Merritt plays a string of UK dates, as follows:

Edinburgh Queen’s Hall (October 26)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (27)

Coventry Warwick Arts Centre (29)

Manchester RNCM (30)

Dublin Olympia Theatre (31)

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