The Black EP

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The Black EP
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Released26 August 2003
Label EMI
Producer Interpol
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Turn on the Bright Lights
The Black EP

The Black EP is an EP by American rock band Interpol, released in August 2003 [1] by EMI Records. It includes "Say Hello to the Angels" (taken from their debut album, Turn on the Bright Lights ), a demo version of "NYC", and four live recordings from the Black Sessions recorded on French radio station Radio France.


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Track listing

  1. "Say Hello to the Angels" – 4:27
  2. "NYC (Demo)" – 4:28
  3. "Obstacle 1 (Black Session)" – 4:18
  4. "Specialist (Black Session)" – 6:33
  5. "Leif Erikson (Black Session)" – 3:55
  6. "PDA (Black Session)" – 5:19



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