LISTEN: Feist Covers Peter Gabriel's "Don't Give Up" Featuring Timbre Timbre
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released their version of Peter Gabriel's "Don't Give Up" recently, check out the cover after the fold. As part of the Peter Gabriel tribute album And I'll Scratch Yours, Feist
covered the classic, "Don't Give Up," which featured Timbre Timbre. The album is the conclusion to the two-part collaboration that began with You Scratch My Back, which featured Peter Gabriel covering the artists' songs in a "song swap." Artists that participated include Paul Simon, Arcade Fire, Bon Iver, Regina Spektor, and more. This is right in line with Feist
's ideals, as they recently announced their collaborative super group, Hydra. Watch Feist
's cover featuring Timbre Timbre, as well as the live performance of the same song with Peter Gabriel from last year, below. Search for And I'll Scratch Yours albums on Amazon Tweet LISTEN: Feist
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Feist - "Don't Give Up" (Feat. Timber Timbre) (Peter Gabriel Cover)
... Earlier today, we heard the Arcade Fire's rendition of "Games Without Frontiers" by Peter Gabriel, from a forthcoming tribute album, And I'll Scratch Yours. Feist
has also recorded a cover for the compilation. Below, stream her rendition of "Don't Give Up" featuring Timber Timbre. Feist
actually joined Peter Gabriel on stage for a performance of the song last year; watch a video of that below as well. And I'll Scratch Yours is out 9/23 via Real World. Feist
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Preview Feist, Brian Eno, Regina Spektor, Randy Newman Covering Peter Gabriel From And I'll Scratch Yours
... very same artists' songs.) We've already heard, in whole or in part, many of the songs that will make it onto And I'll Scratch Yours. And now there's an eight-minute preview of the album on YouTube, which means we finally get to hear bits of the songs we have not yet heard: Feist
and Timber Timbre doing "Don't Give Up," Regina Spektor covering "Blood Of Eden," Randy Newman (in a possible display of passive aggression) honking his way through "Big Time," and, most intriguingly, Brian Eno offering a weird-as-fuck take on "Mother Of Violence." Hear the full album preview below. And I'll Scratch Yours is out 9/23 on Real World. Preview Feist
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Feist (February 13, 1976)
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Feist is the stage name of the female Pop singer Leslie Feist. She was born in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Though known more for her Folk-Pop sound, Feist got her start playing in a Punk band when she was in high school. The band shared its name, Placebo, with a popular glam-grunge band from the UK.
Feist toured with Placebo for five years, during which time she strained her voice and was told that she might not sing again. After taking a break, she joined Divine Right as their touring guitarist. Feist recorded her first solo album while touring North America with Divine Right.
Feist's solo debut, Monarch (Lay Down Your Jeweled Head) was released in 1999. Her next studio albums were Let it Die in 2004, 2007's The Reminder, and Metals, released in 2011.
Feist has performed and appeared on albums with the Toronto-based indie rock band Broken Social Scene.
Despite having her feet firmly rooted in punk rock, Feist is best known for her poppy, dreamy folk sound, including the hit song "1234
," featured in an Apple commercial in 2007 and rocketing her into the public's collective musical awareness.
Steve Forbert - "Romeo's Tune"
"Let me smell the moon in your perfume..." It took a rough mix and an extra verse, but Steve found his "calling card" song, which is always
Songs Discussed in Movies
, Reservoir Dogs
, Willy Wonka
. Just a few of the flicks where characters discuss specific songs, sometimes as a prelude to murder.