Tuesday, September 19, 2006
PETE AND CARL REUNITED----It's OFFICIAL!!!!
The details of the charity single that features both Pete Doherty and Carl Barat have been confirmed.
As reported on NME.COM, Carl and Pete have teamed up with 21 other artists, including The Rakes , We Are Scientists, The Kooks and The Holloways, for a cover of The Clash song'Janie Jones'. The proceeds will go to Strummerville - the Joe Strummer Foundation For New Music and will be released October 30.
The idea to do the track was suggested by Strummer's daughter Lola, and was put together by Babyshambles's Drew McConnell and Statik.
The full list of artists contributing to the song are: BabyshamblesCarl Barât The Rakes Mystery Jets The Holloways We Are Scientists The Paddingtons Larrikin Love Cazals The Noisettes Good Books Lady Fuzz The Kooks Jack Penate Laura MarlingThe Maccabees Lisa Moorish Light Speed Champ (Test Icicles) Jamie T Jeremy Warmsley StatikGuillemots
The B-side will feature a solo version of the track by Pete Doherty.
Posted by Dan O' Neill at 6:39 PM