Top Indie Acts Contribute to Darfur Comp
Wed, 10 Oct 2007 17:33:19
Indie rockers are all heart and the latest example of this is the forthcoming Causes compilation. This first installment of the planned series features exclusive tunes from Death Cab For Cutie,Bloc Party and The Shins among many other top indie acts, and all profits will go towards easing the pain of the Darfur conflict.
Waxploitation, the label spearheading the project, has selected three specific non-profits to support: Doctors Without Borders, Human Rights Watch and Oxfam America. The comp comes out on November 27 and will be available exclusively on iTunes for the first 90 days.
This is the tracklisting:
Animal Collective - "Safer" (Live)
The Black Keys - "Stay All Night" (Chulahoma Session)
Bloc Party - "Rhododendrons"
Bright Eyes - "Coat Check Dream Song" (Live)
Cornelius - "Wataridori" (Piano Version)
The Cure - "The Walk" (Live)
David Sylvian - "Late Night Shopping" (Chris Vrenna Remix)
Death Cab for Cutie - "World Shut Your Mouth" (Julian Cope cover)
(International) Noise Conspiracy - "Washington Bullets"
The Shins - "Turn on Me" (Clint Mansell Remix)
Spoon - "Rhthm & Soul" (Middle Version)
Teargas & Plateglass - "One Day Across the Valley"
Thievery Corporation - "Passing the Stars"
Travis - "Gimme Some Truth" (John Lennon cover)
—The ARTISTdirect Staff