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Dark Was The Night

Various Artists

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Disc 1:
  # Track Name Artist MP3 Sample
  1   Knotty Pine Dirty Projectors & David Byrne MP3 sample
  2   Cello Song The Books & Jose Gonzalez MP3 sample
  3   Train Song Feist & Ben Gibbard MP3 sample
  4   Brackett, WI Bon Iver MP3 sample
  5   Deep Blue Sea Grizzly Bear MP3 sample
  6   So Far Around The Bend The National MP3 sample
  7   Tightscope Yeasayer MP3 sample
  8   Feeling Good My Brightest Diamond MP3 sample
  9   Dark Was The Night Kronos Quartet MP3 sample
  10   I Was Young When I Left Home Antony & Bryce Dessner MP3 sample
  11   Big Red Machine Justin Vernon & Aaron Dessner MP3 sample
  12   Sleepless The Decemberists MP3 sample
  13   Die Iron & Wine MP3 sample
  14   Service Bell Grizzly Bear & Feist MP3 sample
  15   You Are The Blood Sufjan Stevens MP3 sample
Disc 2:
  # Track Name Artist MP3 Sample
  1   Well Alright Spoon MP3 sample
  2   Lenin Arcade Fire MP3 sample
  3   Mimizan Beirut MP3 sample
  4   El Caporal My Morning Jacket MP3 sample
  5   Inspiration Information Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings MP3 sample
  6   With A Girl Like You Dave Sitek Jacket MP3 sample
  7   Blood Pt 2 Buck 65 feat. Sufjan Stevens & Serengeti MP3 sample
  8   Hey Snow White The New Pornographers MP3 sample
  9   Gentle Hours Yo La Tengo MP3 sample
  10   Another Sunday Cat Power MP3 sample
  11   Happiness Riceboy Sleeps MP3 sample
  12   Amazing Grace Stuart Murdoch MP3 sample
  13   The Giant Of Illinois Andrew Bird MP3 sample
  14   Lua Conor Oberst & Gillian Welch MP3 sample
  15   When The Road Runs Out Blonde Redhead & Devastations MP3 sample
  16   Love Vs. Porn Kevin Drew MP3 sample

Smoke Notes

Dark Was The Night is the latest compilation in the famous Red Hot series celebrating their 20th year!

The compilation comprises 31 new & exclusive tracks on 2CD & 3LP, and will benefit the Red Hot Organization an international charity dedicated to raising funds & awareness for HIV & AIDS.

Red Hot was founded on the premise that even without a cure, AIDS remains a preventable disease and music is a great vehicle to raise money & awareness for it.

Tracks include covers of songs made famous by the likes of Bob Dylan, Nick Drake, Vashti Bunyan, Shuggie Otis, Nina Simone & more; while artists also bring new original material as well as inspired one-off collaborations from Gillian Welch & Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes); Antony (& The Johnsons) & Bryce Dessner (The National); Jose Gonzalez & The Books; and Dirty Projectors & David Byrne.

Artists who perform include Bon Iver, The National, Feist, Antony, Iron & Wine, Sufjan Stevens, Spoon, Arcade Fire, Beirut, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, Dave Sitek (TV On The Radio), Cat Power & more!

Dark Was The Night is curated & produced by Aaron & Bryce Dessner of The National. John Carlin, the founder of the Red Hot Organization, is the executive producer.

Product Details

Artist: Various Artists
Album: Dark Was The Night
Cat #: dad2835cd
Date: 26/02/2009
Format: Audio CD
Discs: 2
Label: Beggars
Usually Ships: 2 - 6 Days
Genres: Alt/Indie/Punk , Compilations , Pop , Rock
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