PJ Harvey has announced that Is This Desire? is getting a vinyl reissue. The next album in her ongoing catalog reissue campaign, 1998’s Is This Desire? will be released on vinyl on January 29 via UMC/Island. And just as Harvey’s done with her previous four reissued albums, this one will also be accompanied by a companion release of demos of the album’s songs. Hear the demo version of the album’s opener, “Angelene,” below.
Is This Desire? was recorded by Harvey with Flood and Head, and earned a Grammy nomination for Best Alternative Performance for the single “A Perfect Day Elise.” Find pre-order info here.
Next week, the documentary on PJ Harvey, A Dog Called Money, will premiere on streaming services.
PJ Harvey’s Let England Shake is featured on our list of the Top 150 Albums of the 2010s.