Up until now, "It" band MGMT was said to have recorded the opening track for the double album, but Manimal was teasing us with a TBA as to which track the prep-rocksters had decided to tackle.
The updated tracklisting reveals that MGMT has covered a mid-1970s album track from one of the most respected, strictly-for-connoisseurs Bowie albums
The song in question is...
...Station to Station's TVC15!
Here's Bowie having fun with the soulful track at a 1976 rehearsal:
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REPETITION/ A Tribute to DAVID BOWIE (2XCD) - MANI-025 limited edition $15.99 (ships on July 30th, 2010)
featuring new covers from CARLA BRUNI, DURAN DURAN, VIVIAN GIRLS, CHAIRLIFT, A PLACE TO BURY STRANGERS, EXITMUSIC, KEREN ANN, MEGAPUSS, MERCO BENEVENTO, WARPAINT, MICK KARN, ALL LEATHER, TEARIST, VOICESVOICES, WE ARE THE WORLD, ASKA, LIGHTS, SWAHILI BLONDE, ZAZA, RAINBOW^ARABIA, POLYAMOROUS AFFAIR, CORRIDOR + MANY MORE TBA!100% of the proceeds go to WAR CHILD UK (link to www.warchild.org)