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The Kooks release 15th Anniversary ‘Inside In / Inside Out’ reissue + nostalgic music video for ‘She Moves In Her Own Way’

In celebration of its 15th anniversary, The Kooks today unveil the long-awaited reissue of their seminal debut album ‘Inside in / Inside Out’. Repackaged for new and old fans alike, the deluxe edition features the original album remastered and thirteen previously unreleased tracks. Out today via Virgin Records/UMC, stream here. The Kooks 15th Anniversary ‘Inside In/Inside Out’ reissue is available to download, stream and purchase today here.

Out today, the release is coupled with a nostalgic visual for ‘She Moves In Her Own Way’ featuring unseen footage from the iconic music video in 2008, directed by Diane Martel (The Killers, The 1975, The White Stripes). The new video shows a fresh band from Brighton celebrating their successful debut album on the road; a wholesome time capsule that is reminiscent of an unforgettable era in pop culture for British Indie bands.

Speaking about the reissue, The Kooks say: “We’re delighted that Inside In/Inside Out has been reissued to celebrate its 15th anniversary” said Luke. “It brings back so many fond memories of our early days as a band and we can’t wait to celebrate it again on tour next year”.

Originally released in 2006, the quadruple-platinum-selling album spawns timeless hits including BRIT nominated ‘She Moves In Her Own Way’, ‘Seaside’ and the band’s top five single ‘Naive’. With over 1.3 billion streams on Spotify today, the unstoppable ‘Inside in / Inside Out’ is a record that fizzes with the exuberance of youth and a certified staple of British indie which continues to win over new fans as it’s remarkable streaming figures prove. ‘Inside In/Inside Out’ became an essential classic and remains so today.

The record has been remastered from the original master tapes by John Davis (Gorillaz, The Killers) and is released on heavyweight black vinyl and a limited edition red coloured vinyl, both including four alternate versions of fan favourites ‘Seaside’, ‘Ooh La’, ‘She Moves In Her Own Way’ and ‘Naive’ taken from the original album recording sessions by producer Tony Hoffer. It’s also packed with unheard demos that range from acoustic jams such as Jack Johnson’s ‘inaudible Melodies’ and ‘Theory Of A Pop Star’ to full-blast studio demos such as ‘Sofa Song’ and ‘Matchbox’ that capture the youthful exuberance of this quintessential indie band. Other features include a 8,000 word sleevenote based on new interviews with the original band members.

The reissue includes:
  • Inside In / Inside Out is available on deluxe edition CD, LP formats and via digital release. Format packaging including 2CD gatefold digipack + 36 page booklet, 2LP black vinyl + 12 page booklet and 2LP red vinyl D2C + 12 page booklet

  • Exclusive anniversary sleeve notes from Niall Doherty (Q Magazine) and new images of the band

To coincide with the re-release of the iconic record, The Kooks will also be performing Inside In/ Inside Out in its entirety and in a way that it has never been performed live before. Taking place from January 2022 onwards, the tour includes dates all across the UK, finishing with two performances at London’s O2 Brixton Academy in February. Tickets are on sale via The Kooks website.
Inside In / Inside Out 15th anniversary Tracklist:

DISC ONE (LP + CD): 15th anniversary remaster

  1. The Kooks Seaside

  2. The Kooks See The World

  3. The Kooks Sofa Song

  4. The Kooks Eddie’s Gun

  5. The Kooks Ooh La

  6. The Kooks You Don’t Love Me

  7. The Kooks She Moves In Her Own Way

  8. The Kooks Match Box

  9. The Kooks Naive

  10. The Kooks I Want You

  11. The Kooks If Only

  12. The Kooks Jackie Big Tits

  13. The Kooks Time Awaits

  14. The Kooks Got No Love

DISC TWO (LP + CD): Bonus tracks

  1. The Kooks Seaside (Alternative take)

  2. The Kooks Ooh La   (Alternative take)

  3. The Kooks Tell Them From Me

  4. The Kooks Sofa Song  (Original Studio demo)

  5. The Kooks 1984

  6. The Kooks You Don’t Love Me  (Acoustic Demo )

  7. The Kooks Constantine’s Love  (Early studio Demo)

  8. The Kooks Matchbox   (Original studio demo )

  9. The Kooks She Moves In Her Own Way     (Alternative take)

  10. The Kooks In My Opinion*

  11. The Kooks Theory Of A Pop Star   (Cassette demo)

  12. The Kooks Naïve     (Alternative take)

  13. The Kooks Inaudible Melodies

  14. The Kooks Something To Say   (Original studio demo)



Catch The Kooks 15th Anniversary ‘Inside In/Inside Out’ Tour in January and February next year.



January 31st – Newcastle O2 City Hall

February 1st – Plymouth Pavilions

February 3rd  – Birmingham O2 Academy – SOLD OUT

February 4th – Birmingham O2 Academy

February 5th – Brighton Centre

February 7th – Glasgow O2 Academy – SOLD OUT

February 8th – Glasgow O2 Academy

February 10th – Manchester O2 Victoria Warehouse

February 11th – Manchester O2 Victoria Warehouse

February 12th – Cardiff Motorpoint Arena

February 14th – Leeds O2 Academy – SOLD OUT

February 15th – Leeds O2 Academy

February 17th – London O2 Academy Brixton

February 18th – London O2 Academy Brixton – SOLD OUT