Radiohead, Wilco, Johnny Marr Team Up For Oxfam Music Project

Host of musicians join Crowded House's Neil Finn's for Seven Worlds Collide

Trending Now

Richard Thompson on the flowering of Fairport Convention

"There was a musical explosion – you could play almost anything and be accepted"

My Bloody Valentine: “We were like the Partridge Family on acid”

With the news that My Bloody Valentine have released their catalogue across streaming services for the first time, it...

Alan Horne on the resurrection of Postcard Records

"There’s no conceivable excuse to be whoring yourself off to any crooked corporate malarkey"

Introducing the Deluxe Ultimate Music Guide to Neil Young

Updated with a deep dive into Archives II and more

Radiohead‘s Ed O’Brien and Phil Selway, former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr and Wilco‘s Jeff Tweedy are amongst a host of musicians who are collaborating on the follow-up to Crowded House frontman Neil Finn‘s Seven Worlds Collide project, to raise money for Oxfam International.

Finn explains: “Seven years ago I invited a few friends and fellow musicians to do a special series of concerts in New Zealand under the banner Seven Worlds Collide. The concerts were an amazing experience for all of us and we are delighted to have found an opportunity to gather again, this time to expand the concept and the line-up too.”

Other artists who will take part in the new sessions in New Zealand to create the forthcoming album include Soul Coughing bassist Sebastian Steinberg, violinist Lisa Germano, KT Tunstall, Bic Runga and Liam Finn.

As with the previous Seven Worlds Collide project, live concerts will take place in Auckland in the New Year. More details to be released nearer the time.

For more music and film news click here

Advertisement

Latest Issue

The Velvet Underground, The Black Crowes, Bunny Wailer, Richard Thompson, Nick Cave, Rhiannon Giddens, Laurie Anderson, Blake Mills, Postcard Records, Mogwai and The Selecter
Advertisement

Features

Advertisement