BEF - Dark - Music of Quality & Distinction Vol 3 (2013)

BEF (Martyn Ware’s British Electric Foundation project) will release a third edition in their ‘Music of Quality & Distinction’ series on May 6th via the Wall of Sound label. In common with the previous two albums in the series ‘Dark’ is described as ‘a unique re-working of covers from stars who shine brightly, dimming the lights for personal takes on twisted torch songs’ and features an impressive line-up of vocalists including Andy who delivers a stunning performance of Kate Bush’s ‘Breathing’, as well as Kim Wilde, Scritti Politti’s Green Gartside, Sarah Jane Morris, Boy George and Heaven 17′s Glenn Gregory among many others.

TRACKLISTING
Kim Wilde – Every Time I See You Go Wild (Stevie Wonder) / Green Gartside – Didn’t I Blow Your Mind This Time (The Delfonics) / Sarah Jane Morris – Don’t Wanna Know (John Martyn) / Kate Jackson – Picture This (Blondie) / Andy Bell – Breathing (Kate Bush) / Glenn Gregory – It Was A Very Good Year / Boy George – I Wanna Be Your Dog (Iggy Pop) / David J Roch – Same Love (Bill Withers) / Shingai Shoniwa – God Only Knows (The Beach Boys) / Boy George – Make Up (Lou Reed) / Polly Scattergood – The Look Of Love (Dusty Springfield) / Glenn Gregory – Party Fears Two (The Associates) / Billie Godfrey – Smalltown Boy (Bronski Beat) / Max Pokrovsky – The Day Before You Came (ABBA) / Kelly Barnes – Copilot To Pilot (Teena Marie)


NEWS ADDED: March 7th, 2013