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Mark Lanegan & Beth Orton – “Your Kisses Burn” (Marc Almond & Nico Cover)

UK label Heavenly Recordings is turning 25 this year, and they’re releasing a few special singles to celebrate. They got relatively recent signee Mark Lanegan and early star Beth Orton to record a cover of “Your Kisses Burn,” the 1988 duet between Soft Cell’s Marc Almond and Nico, which ended up being Nico’s final recording… More »

By: Peter Helman / July 22, 2015 - 6:22 pm

Ty Segall – “Femme Fatale” (Velvet Underground Cover)

As a companion to the box set commemorating the 45th anniversary of The Velvet Underground & Nico, Castle Face and Universal will release a covers compilation featuring San Francisco-based artists like Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, White Fence and more. Today, Ty Segall’s manic take on “Femme Fatale” hit the web and you can download… More »

By: Corban Goble / October 17, 2012 - 10:51 am