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    Tue, 01 May 2007 09:38:07

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    • John Lennon - LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 22: Producer/engineer Ryan L'Esperance of The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus, 'Mayday Parade' lead vocalist Derek Sanders, producer/engineer Bryce Quig-Hartman, 'Mayday Parade' bass player Jeremy Lenzo, and producer/engineer Peter Novoa pose in front of The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus at Vans Warped Tour 2014 - West Coast Leg Of The Tour on June 22, 2014 in Ventura, United States.
    • John Lennon - VENTURA, CA - JUNE 22: Lead vocalist Derek Sanders and bassist Jeremy Lenzo of 'Mayday Parade' sit for an interview on the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus at Vans Warped Tour 2014 - West Coast Leg Of The Tour on June 22, 2014 in Ventura, California.
    • John Lennon - VENTURA, CA - JUNE 22: Producer/Engineer Bryce Quig-Hartman of the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus arrives at Vans Warped Tour 2014 - West Coast Leg Of The Tour on June 22, 2014 in Ventura, California.

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    In an effort to raise money for Amnesty International's campaign to save Darfur, Warner Brothers records will release a double-disc compilation of John Lennon songs as covered by artists like U2, R.E.M., Christina Aguilera, and Green Day among others. All profits from the June 12th release, titled Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur, will go straight to the Amnesty International cause.

    This is the tracklisting:

    Disc 1:

    01 U2 - "Instant Karma"
    02 R.E.M. - "#9 Dream"
    03 Christina Aguilera - "Mother"
    04 Aerosmith - "Give Peace a Chance"
    05 Lenny Kravitz - "Cold Turkey"
    06 Los Lonely Boys - "Whatever Gets You Through the Night"
    07 Corinne Bailey Rae - "I'm Losing You"
    08 Jakob Dylan [ft. Dhani Harrison] - "Gimme Some Truth"
    09 Jackson Browne - "Oh My Love"
    10 Big & Rich - "Nobody Told Me"

    Disc 2:

    01 Green Day - "Working Class Hero"
    02 Black Eyed Peas - "Power to the People"
    03 Jack Johnson - "Imagine"
    04 Snow Patrol - "Isolation"
    05 Matisyahu - "Watching the Wheels"
    06 Ben Harper - "Beautiful Boy"
    07 Postal Service - "Grow Old With Me"
    08 Jaguares - "Gimme Some Truth"
    09 Avril Lavigne - "Imagine"
    10 The Flaming Lips - "(Just Like) Starting Over"
    11 Regina Spektor - "Real Love"

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    05.01.07



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