Vedder on Board for Collectors Album
Article on the upcoming Hunters and Collectors tribute album, Crucible.
Date: 8 August 2013.
Original URL: http://au.news.yahoo.com/entertainment/a/-/entertainment/18421217/vedder-on-board-for-collectors-album/
Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder and Crowded House’s Neil Finn have joined forces on a tribute album to iconic Australian rock band, Hunters & Collectors.
The Living End, The Avalanches and Paul Kelly are among the other musicians who have lent their talents to the Crucible album.
Vedder and Finn offer their version of the hit Throw Your Arms Around Me, while The Avalanches have produced Stalking to a Stranger (Planets Collide Remix).
Kelly and Emma Donovan interpret True Tears of Joy and The Living End sing Say Goodbye.
Hunters & Collectors, fronted by Mark Seymour, formed in Melbourne in 1981 and split 17 years later.
Crucible – The Songs of Hunters & Collectors is released on September 27. Contributing artists include:
Birds of Tokyo – Talking to a Stranger
Eddie Vedder & Neil Finn – Throw Your Arms Around Me
Matt Corby & Missy Higgins – This Morning
Oh Mercy – The Slab (Betty’s Worry)
Alpine – Hear No Evil
The Living End – Say Goodbye
Paul Kelly & Emma Donovan (featuring Jimblah) – True Tears of Joy
The Rubens – Holy Grail
Husky – Blind Eye
Something For Kate – When the River Runs Dry
The Panics – Alligator Engine
Abbe May – Dog
British India – Do You See What I See?
Cloud Control – Still Hanging ‘Round
The Avalanches – Stalking to a Stranger (Planets Collide Remix)