The National to release Grateful Dead tribute 12″

It's part of their Day Of The Dead celebration

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Day Of The Dead – a celebration of the Grateful Dead’s music curated by The National‘s Bryce Dessner – was released last month via 4AD.

Now 4AD will release a special limited edition 12-inch vinyl of the four-song “Terrapin Station (Suite)” on August 2.

The record is available for pre-order today via the 4AD Store, and features members of Grizzly Bear, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Tunde Adebumpe (TV On The Radio), Lee Ranaldo (Sonic Youth) and Bryce Dessner (The National).


The artwork was designed and donated by visual artist and Pioneer Works founder, Dustin Yellin.

The tracklisting is:
A1. Terrapin Station (Suite) – Daniel Rossen, Christopher Bear and The National ft. Josh Kaufman, Conrad Doucette, Sō Percussion and Brooklyn Youth Chorus
B1. If I Had the World to Give – Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy
B2. Playing in the Band – Tunde Adebimpe, Lee Ranaldo & Friends
B3. Garcia Counterpoint – Bryce Dessner

The August 2016 issue of Uncut is now on sale in the UK – featuring our cover story on Neil Young, plus the Small Faces, Jeff Beck, Arthur Lee and Love, Jimmy Webb, Ultravox!, Radiohead, Steve Gunn, Mick Harvey, Fleetwood Mac, Ramones, William Burroughs, Bat For Lashes, Bruce Springsteen and more plus 40 pages of reviews and our free 15-track CD


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