J/Yim J/Yames of My Morning Jacket has teamed up with Jay Farrar (of Uncle Tupelo, Son Volt), Will Johnson (Centro-matic) and Anders Parker (Gob Iron) to record a collection of previously unreleased Woody Guthrie songs as part of the Guthrie’s 100th birthday celebration. Stream “Old LA” above, and make sure to check out the tracklist. These dudes will be touring under the moniker New Multitudes after the album drops Feb 27th, and you can catch them in NYC at Webster Hall on March 14th.
Wayne Coyne has released the tracklist for With A Little Help From My Friends, the Flaming Lips’ tribute to the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. If you can’t read his insane magic marker scribble, it looks like featured guests will include My Morning Jacket, Dr Dog, Phantogram, Julianna Barwick, Foxygen, Grace Potter and last but not least Miley Cyrus. This is gonna be…interesting,