Axis (song)
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Axis Song

Single by Pet Shop Boys
from the album Electric
"Axis (Boys Noize Remix)"
Released30 April 2013
Length5:32 (album/single version)
3:50 (video version)
Neil Tennant, Chris Lowe
Stuart Price
Pet Shop Boys singles chronology
"Memory of the Future"
Music video
"Axis" on YouTube

"Axis" is the first track from the Pet Shop Boys album Electric, released as a promotional single on 30 April 2013.


"Axis" was written during the writing process for the duo's previous album Elysium.[3] The song was produced by Stuart Price.

Live performances

It is being performed as the first and opening track on the Electric tour in a slightly shorter and more up-tempo version.

Release formats

The single has been released as a digital download and as a 12" vinyl single (released 15 July 2013).[4] The Boys Noize Remix was also released as a digital download.

There are different versions of the song: the original album version, the shorter (and slightly remixed) video version, the edited live version and two Boys Noize remixes.

Digital download (released 30 April 2013)
12" vinyl single (released 15 July 2013)[5]
2."Axis" (Boys Noize Remix)4:11

Music video

On April 30, 2013, a music for "Axis" was released.[6]


  1. ^ Haider, Arwa (5 July 2013). "Pet Shop Boys: We left major label Parlophone and now we're in control of our destiny". Metro. Retrieved 2015.
  2. ^ Lee, Darren (25 June 2013). "LIVE REPORT: Pet Shop Boys". The Quietus. Retrieved 2015.
  3. ^ Robbie Daw. "Pet Shop Boys Discuss 'Electric', Their Euphoric Summer Album: Idolator Interview | Music News, Reviews, and Gossip on". Retrieved 2013.
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  5. ^ "Pet Shop Boys -- News -- Axis 12" single". Retrieved 2013.
  6. ^ Hogan, Marc (30 April 2013). "Pet Shop Boys Preview 'Pretty Banging' LP 'Electric' With Rave-y 'Axis' Video". SPIN Magazine. Retrieved 2017.

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