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Check Out: Warpaint reworks “Billie Holiday” (prod. John Frusciante)

on August 10, 2011, 12:22pm

warpaint Check Out: Warpaint reworks Billie Holiday (prod. John Frusciante)

Photo by Colin Athens

L.A.-based all-girl shoegaze quartet Warpaint recently re-recorded their song “Billie Holiday” with producer and ex-Red Hot Chili Peppers axeman John Frusciante. The end result of their collaboration serves as the band’s new single. It will also be included on a forthcoming deluxe album, out on September 19th via Rough Trade, which consists of the current album The Fool, their debut EP Exquisite Corpse, and various remixes. Give the track a spin below.

And here’s the original version if you want to compare:

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Frufan
October 28, 2011 at 9:45 am

definitely Frusciante’s vibes on this. nice.

Fulltext
August 11, 2011 at 10:27 pm

Isn’t that bloody brilliant.  Now we know what a Brittany Spears cover version would sound like.

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