In Jim James’ (of My Morning Jacket) and Jay Farrar’s (of Son Volt) new album “New Multitudes,” the talented musicians put a number of previously unsung woody guthrie lyrics to song. Sounds like something worth checking out!
Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International
An eclectic mix of celebrated artists cover classic Bob Dylan songs in this 4 disk compilation. Featured artists include: Patti Smith, Brett Dennon, The Gaslight Anthem, Airborne Toxic Event, Diana Krall, Flogging Molly, My Morning Jacket, Queens of the Stone Age, State Radio, Adele, and so many more. (For a complete list check out: http://www.jambase.com/Articles/53933/75-Artists-Record-Bob-Dylan-for-Amnesty-International )
Look for it’s release January 24, 2012!