We've told you before about the upcoming eclectic, star-studded tribute to David Bowie that LA's Manimal Vinyl has put together.
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:
To pre-order the album, click here.
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)