"It's an absolute thrill to have Nile stamp his legendary signature sound on the track," says Wilson.
Citing continued Covid-related disruption in Europe, Wilson states that he will now concentrate on upcoming music projects, including two new albums.
In the new series' first episode the pair discuss 1981, looking at releases, from Rush, Iron Maiden, Pat Metheny, Rupert Hine and Phil Collins.
‘In that sense, everyone now can take part in the notion of celebrity and has the potential to share their life with an invisible mass of people they will never meet.’
The track also features on Wilson's new studio album, 'The Future Bites', released by Caroline International on January 29.
Perhaps the best-known work by the English outfit, the album is seen by many as their finest hour.
The prog rock world has no lack of virtuosity, with its guitar heroes, keyboard wizards, and bass and drum monsters but this list salutes the proggers whose instrument was their vocal cords.
Wilson's cover of Swift's 'Folklore' track is part of his 'The Future Bites Sessions' project
Wilson's hotly-anticipated new studio album, 'The Future Bites', is out on January 29.
Titled ‘The Ultra Deluxe Music Product On Obsolete Media’, the strictly one-off box will retail for £10,000 with the profits going to the UK’s Music Venue Trust.
With his original band, Porcupine Tree, Steven Wilson nearly single-handedly sparked a prog revival and it continues with his concert film ‘Home Invasion’.
The 'Space Rocks' livestream aims to celebrate the deep connections between space exploration and culture.
The new track will also feature on Wilson's upcoming album, 'The Future Bites', set for release on January 29, 2021.
The track is the second taster for Wilson's upcoming album, 'The Future Bites', due out on January 29.
The record an international success, entering the UK Albums Chart at number one and reaching the top ten in numerous other countries including the US.