Album artwork for Sunshine Hit Me by The Bees
Album artwork for Sunshine Hit Me by The Bees

Released originally by Wall of Sound sublabel We Love You in 2002, Sunshine Hit Me was recorded and produced by founding members Paul Butler and Aaron Fletcher in a home garden studio - aka The Shed - on the Isle of Wight, and went on to receive a nomination for the Mercury Music Prize, 2003. Singles from the album include “No Trophy”, “Punchbag”, and a cover of Os Mutantes’ “A Minha Menina”. Remastered at Electric Mastering in 2023, this new vinyl reissue marks the album’s first ever repress and will be available as a limited edition ‘mask’ blue coloured vinyl, matching the album’s iconic cover.

The Bees

Sunshine Hit Me

PIAS
Album artwork for Sunshine Hit Me by The Bees
LP

£26.99

Download with Two Bonus Dubs.

Mask Blue

Includes download code
Released 24/11/2023Catalogue Number

PIASC1004LP

Album artwork for Sunshine Hit Me by The Bees
CD

£11.99

A Newly Curated, Expanded CD. Features 6 Bonus Tracks, Including a Previously Unreleased Song, “Seeds”.

Released 08/12/2023Catalogue Number

PIASC1004CD

The Bees

Sunshine Hit Me

PIAS
Album artwork for Sunshine Hit Me by The Bees
LP

£26.99

Download with Two Bonus Dubs.

Mask Blue

Includes download code
Released 24/11/2023Catalogue Number

PIASC1004LP

Album artwork for Sunshine Hit Me by The Bees
CD

£11.99

A Newly Curated, Expanded CD. Features 6 Bonus Tracks, Including a Previously Unreleased Song, “Seeds”.

Released 08/12/2023Catalogue Number

PIASC1004CD

Released originally by Wall of Sound sublabel We Love You in 2002, Sunshine Hit Me was recorded and produced by founding members Paul Butler and Aaron Fletcher in a home garden studio - aka The Shed - on the Isle of Wight, and went on to receive a nomination for the Mercury Music Prize, 2003. Singles from the album include “No Trophy”, “Punchbag”, and a cover of Os Mutantes’ “A Minha Menina”. Remastered at Electric Mastering in 2023, this new vinyl reissue marks the album’s first ever repress and will be available as a limited edition ‘mask’ blue coloured vinyl, matching the album’s iconic cover.