CD Single, part 1
|Single by The Cardigans|
|from the album Gran Turismo|
|Released||15 March 1999|
|The Cardigans singles chronology|
"Erase/Rewind" is a pop rock song written by Peter Svensson and Nina Persson for The Cardigans' 1998 album Gran Turismo. The song is the album's second track, and was released as its second single. It was also featured in The Thirteenth Floor during the ending credits. The music video, which features science-fiction references to Star Wars and 2001: A Space Odyssey, was directed by Swedish director Adam Berg.
Credits and personnel
- Vocals: Nina Persson
- Guitar: Peter Svensson
- Bass: Magnus Sveningsson
- Keyboard: Lars-Olof Johansson
- Drums: Bengt Lagerberg
- Recorded at Country Hell, Tambourine Studios, Skurup, Sweden
- Producer: Tore Johansson
- Engineer: Tore Johansson, Janne Waldenmark
- Assistant engineer: Lars Göransson
- Audio mixing: Tore Johansson
- Mixing assistant: Jim Caruana
- Mastering by: Björn Engelmann Cutting Room Studios
|Dutch Mega Singles Top 100||62|
|French Singles Chart||60|
|New Zealand RIANZ Singles Charts||36|
|Norwegian Singles Chart||14|
|Irish Singles Chart||16|
|Swedish Top 100 Singles||12|
|Swiss Singles Chart||39|
|UK Top 75 Singles||7|
Appearances in other media
- The song is played in the movie Never Been Kissed.
- The song is played at the end of the movie The Thirteenth Floor.
- The song is included in the Gran Turismo 2 on-game soundtrack.
- Erase/Rewind also appears as a downloadable track on the Xbox 360 karaoke game, Lips.
- Erase/Rewind also appears as a downloadable track on the PlayStation 3 karaoke game, Sing Star.
- In 2008 italian singer Sabrina Salerno released her dance version of this song as the lead single for her double album Erase/Rewind Official Remix.