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Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees contribute to Velvet Underground covers album

on September 19, 2012, 5:59pm

velvet underground covers e1348090532476 Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees contribute to Velvet Underground covers album

Along with the album’s 458th reissue, Universal Music and Castle Face Records are commemorating the 45th anniversary of The Velvet Underground & Nico with a covers album featuring a bunch of Bay Area psych rockers.

The Velvet Underground & Nico by Castle Face And Friends will include renditions of “Femme Fatale” by Ty Segall, “European Son” by Thee Oh Sees, “All Tomorrow’s Parties” by The Fresh & Onlys, and “Run Run Run” by White Fence.

The covers album will be available only on vinyl beginning November 6th, though the songs will also be available to download via various websites from October 15th-29th. The aforementioned reissue will be released on October 30th.

The Velvet Underground & Nico by Castle Face And Friends Tracklist:
A Side
01. Sunday Morning – Kelly Stoltz
02. I’m Waiting For The Man – Warm Soda
03. Femme Fatale – Ty Segall
04. Venus In Furs – Blasted Canyons feat. Jeremy Cox (of Royal Baths)
05. Run Run Run – White Fence
06. All Tomorrow’s Parties – The Fresh & Onlys

B Side
01. Heroin – Burnt Ones
02. There She Goes Again – The Mallard
03. I’ll Be Your Mirror – Here Comes The Here Comes
04. The Black Angel’s Death Song – K. Dylan + The Black Angel’s Death Songsmen
05. European Son – Thee Oh Sees

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LL
September 19, 2012 at 8:59 pm

Seriously? There was a live show with about 50 musicians that did this two years ago. Some of these bands were even asked to be on other UnderCover Projects:

http://www.portofrancorecords.com/albums-and-store/the-velvet-underground-and-nico-tribute/

MAtt
September 19, 2012 at 6:15 pm

458th reissue ? hmmm

Alex Young
September 19, 2012 at 6:18 pm

It was a joke. HAHA.

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