Music news

Garbage to cover ‘Because The Night’ for Record Store Day #RSD13

Garbage to cover ‘Because The Night’ for Record Store Day #RSD13

It’s Record Store Day on Saturday 20 April, which celebrates independent record shop (not that there are many chains left). On the day itself various limited edition vinyl and CD are released, as well as plenty of live music.

Garbage have announced they will be releasing a limited edition 10″ vinyl featuring a cover of Patti Smith’s ‘Because The Night‘, which they recorded with Screaming Females. In their own words:

This year we once again wanted to release something special in celebration of Record Store Day 2013. We decided to record the duet that we had been performing on tour with the Screaming Females towards the end of 2012. The SF flew across country from New Jersey to Los Angeles so we could record it all together at EastWest Studio 1 in Hollywood ; 2 drum kits, 2 bass rigs, 2 guitars, 2 microphones and 1 piano. No mean feat.

The song? A cover of Patti Smith’s “Because the Night”.
Why? Because it’s awesome.

We love ‘Because The Night’ by Patti Smith and can’t wait to hear Garbage and SF’s version of the track. Stay tuned.

Because The Night ft. Screaming Females (Live in Houston, Texas)

‘Because The Night’ – original by Patti Smith

The 10″ will also include a remix by Beatport contest winner Konstantin Kazhev titled “Automatic Systematic Habit Costa Cadeu Remix” and an additional Garbage original song titled “Love Like Suicide”.



Sign up for our newsletter

A bi-weekly round-up of what has happened in the world of pop.

Music news

More in Music news

adam-lambert-ghost-town-video

Adam Lambert premieres ‘Ghost Town’ video

Silvan29 April, 2015
ciara-jackie-promo

Ciara unlocks seconds iTunes countdown single ‘Dance Like We’re Making Love’

Silvan28 April, 2015
Ciara-Jackie

Ciara previews Dr Luke track ‘Give Me Love’

Silvan28 April, 2015
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS 1

Marina and the Diamonds opens up about ‘FROOT’ writing process with Notion magazine

Silvan25 April, 2015
mariah-carey-infinity-cover-art

Mariah Carey unveils cover for ‘Infinity’ single

Silvan24 April, 2015
Leona-Lewis-I-Am-popsirens

Leona Lewis will release new single ‘Fire’ in June + album info ‘I Am’

Silvan21 April, 2015
Adam-Lambert-The-Original-High

Adam Lambert reveals artwork and tracklisting for new album The Original High

Silvan20 April, 2015
lady-gaga-MAQuillAGE-shiseido

Lady Gaga appears in Japanese make-up commercial

Silvan17 April, 2015
CCfG5OLUwAA3RAr

Listen: Giorgio Moroder feat. Sia: ‘Déjà Vu’ single premiere + album info

Silvan16 April, 2015

Copyright © 2015 Pop Sirens.