Peter Gabriel - Scratch My Back & I'll Scratch Yours


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Real World Productions

Genre:

Pop/Rock

Product No.:
ARWL 80023
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180 Gram Vinyl Record


No. of Discs: 2

180 Gram LP

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Limited edition gatefold double LP

Peter Gabriel's song-swap project in full, includes versions of his songs by Arcade Fire, Joseph Arthur, Bon Iver, Lou Reed, Paul Simon and more!

This is actually a package of two different albums: Peter Gabriel's 2010 collection of cover songs Scratch My Back and the late 2013 follow-up And I'll Scratch Yours, which has (most of) the artists whose songs Gabriel sang on that album reciprocating by performing Gabriel's songs. 

Don't expect a single, unified musical experience from this package. Scratch My Back, which features Peter Gabriel performing with piano and chamber orchestra, is definitely an excellent, high-concept musical experience as the songs all share similar orchestral colors. "And I'll Scratch Yours" is more an individual effort with some brilliant moments. A good opportunity to see favorite songs in Gabriel's catalog given a fresh life and a new interpretation.

 

 

 

 



LP1 - Scratch My Back
Heroes (David Bowie)
The Boy In The Bubble (Paul Simon)
Mirrorball (Elbow)
Flume (Bon Iver)
Listening Wind (Talking Heads)
The Power Of The Heart (Lou Reed)
My Body Is A Cage (Arcade Fire)
The Book Of Love (The Magnetic Fields)
I Think It’s Going To Rain Today (Randy Newman)
Apres Moi (Regina Spektor)
Philadelphia (Neil Young)
Street Spirit (Radiohead)

LP2 - And I'll Scratch Yours
I Don't Remember - David Byrne
Come Talk To Me - Bon Iver
Blood Of Eden - Regina Spektor
Not One Of Us - Stephin Merritt
Shock The Monkey - Joseph Arthur
Big Time - Randy Newman
Games Without Frontiers - Arcade Fire
Mercy Street - Elbow
Mother Of Violence - Brian Eno
Don't Give Up - Feist Ft. Timber Timbre
Solsbury Hill - Loud Reed
Biko - Paul Simon

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