Danger Mouse and his label 30th Century/Columbia Records have unveiled another track from their latest project ‘Resistance Radio: The Man in the High Castle Album’, out April 7th. The new song features Angel Olsen taking on the classic by Connie Francis, “Who’s Sorry Now.” Listen here via NPR’s World Cafe, who called it “sublime”: http://smarturl.it/WSNnpr
“Who’s Sorry Now” as well as Benjamin Booker’s take on Howlin’ Wolf’s “Spoonful” will be available for download and streaming tomorrow here: http://smarturl.it/TMITHC
Produced and created by Danger Mouse and Sam Cohen, ‘Resistance Radio’ is an imagined soundtrack to the Amazon Original Series ‘The Man In The High Castle’, taking its name from the pirate radio network featured in Season 2. The 18-track collection features Beck, Kelis, Norah Jones, The Shins, Benjamin Booker, Karen O + more covering songs from the early 1960’s time period in which the show is set. The album’s opening track, Sharon Van Etten’s “The End of the World”, has already scored widespread attention from NPR Music, Rolling Stone, Pitchfork + more. Listen to “The End of the World” here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKVYHJwIi2M
Listen to other album highlight “The House of the Rising Sun” by Sam Cohen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UmttSNgR2GI
Danger Mouse and Cohen hosted a ‘Resistance Radio’ event at Austin’s SXSW this week, featuring special performances from Cohen, Benjamin Booker, Kevin Morby, Kelis, Grandaddy + more. Tune into Amazon’s ResistanceRadio.com for a sneak peek at more songs from the album, along with an immersive narrative storytelling experience.
‘Resistance Radio: The Man In The High Castle Album’ is available for pre-order here: http://smarturl.it/TMITHC
‘Resistance Radio’ tracklist: