March 26, 2009

"Dark Was The Night"

"Dark Was The Night" was released by Red Hot on February 17th, 2009. Its comprised of 31 exclusive tracks and it will be available as a double cd/triple vinyl/download and will benefit the Red Hot Organization an international charity dedicated to raising money and awareness for HIV and AIDS through popular culture. The compilation includes exclusive tracks by Andrew Bird, Antony and the Johnsons, Arcade Fire, Blonde Redhead, Bon Iver, David Byrne, Cat Power, the Decemberists, Feist, Iron and Wine, Kronos Quartet, Sufjan Stevens, and Yo La Tengo among others. (The basics for Andrew Bird's track "Giant of Illinois", a Handsome Family cover was recorded here at Mayfair.)

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