Universal Music Enterprises and Castle Face Records are releasing a tribute album in honor of the 45th anniversary of The Velvet Underground’s The Velvet Underground & Nico. The album will feature covers from a variety of indie artists such as Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, White Fence and The Fresh and Onlys. The tribute album, The Velvet Underground & Nico by Castle Face And Friends, will be available on vinyl November 6, but from October 15 to October 29 fans will able to download a song a day on various participating sites. A full tracklisting of the tribute album is listed below.
The 45th Anniversary limited edition The Velvet Underground & Nico six CD Super Deluxe box set featuring 20 previously unreleased tracks, including a previously unavailable November 1966 live concert performed by the Velvet Underground’s original five person lineup, as well as Nico’s album Chelsea Girl will be released on October 30. The box set also includes a number of other goodies for fans of the groundbreaking 1967 Velvet Underground album.
The Velvet Underground & Nico by Castle Face And Friends
1. Sunday Morning – Kelly Stoltz
2. I’m Waiting For The Man – Warm Soda
3. Femme Fatale – Ty Segall
4. Venus In Furs – Blasted Canyons feat. Jeremy Cox (of Royal Baths)
5. Run Run Run – White Fence
6. All Tomorrow’s Parties – The Fresh & Onlys
1. Heroin – Burnt Ones
2. There She Goes Again – The Mallard
3. I’ll Be Your Mirror – Here Comes The Here Comes
4. The Black Angel’s Death Song – K. Dylan + The Black Angel’s Death Songsmen
5. European Son – Thee Oh Sees