Goth-rock duo MGT has teamed up with former/founding members of The Cure, Lol Tolhurst and Pearl Thompson, for a remix, standalone single, dubbed “The Assembly Line (Cured Mix).” The track can be streamed now at The new single is accompanied by a b-side track, also reworked by Tolhurst, “All The Broken Things (Lol Tolhurst Remix).”

“We enjoyed adding our light and shade to MGT’s new album with our contributions to the “Assembly Line” – getting us warmed up for our further adventures this year too!” – Lol Tolhurst and Pearl Thompson

“So pleased to have collaborated with these legends.. a huge influence on our music.. the moment we heard Lol’s and Pearl’s instrumentation on the song I was amazed how Curesque it sounded! You’ve got 50% of the original and classic Cure lineup right there… sounds brilliant” – Mark Gemini Thwaite

MGT - The Assembly Line - Cured Mix (Thompson/Tolhurst)

“As a long time fan of The Cure it is a true blessing to have Lol and Pearl add their magic to my favourite song on this album. Most grateful indeed!” – Ashton Nyte

In addition to the remix of “The Assembly Line,” MGT has also released an accompanying b-side, “All The Broken Things (Lol Tolhurst Remix).” Tolhurst adds, “I loved remixing “Broken Things,” such a beautiful track!”

The original versions of the tracks “The Assembly Line” and “All The Broken Things” are featured on MGT’s forthcoming album, Gemini Nyte, that’s due out on February 23rd from Cleopatra Records. The album is now available for pre-order at iTunesBandcamp.

MGT is a collaboration between former The Mission/Peter Murphy guitarist Mark Gemini Thwaite and vocalist Ashton Nyte of The Awakening. The upcoming album Gemini Nyte features 13 new songs written and recorded by Thwaite and Nyte, plus Paul Ferguson (KILLING JOKE) on drums and guest appearances by Burton C Bell (FEAR FACTORY) and Lol Tolhurst & Pearl Thompson,

In case you missed it, watch MGT’s recently released videos:

“All The Broken Things”

“Every Little Dream”

MGT will tour in support of Gemini Nyte with labelmate Jyrki 69 in March. The band’s lineup will feature Thwaite and Nyte, along with bassist Richard Vernon (The Mission) and drummer Nick Mason (Living Dead). Dates are listed below.

MGT Tour Dates (w/Jyrki 69):

  • Mar 9 – Mesa, AZ – Club Red
  • Mar 10 – Fullerton, CA – Slide Bar
  • Mar 11 – San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge
  • Mar 13 – Portland, OR – Analog Lounge
  • Mar 15 – Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
  • Mar 16 – Boise, ID – Grainey’s Basement
  • Mar 17 – Salt Lake City, UT – Liquid Joe’s
  • Mar 18 – Las Vegas, NV – Beauty Bar
  • Mar 21 – West Hollywood, CA – Whisky A Go Go

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