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- Posted on Jun 4th 2010 12:00PM by John D. Luerssen
Hip-hop heavyweight Nas lauched the series with a reworking of Slick Rick's 'Hey Young World' and the Swell Season also contributed their rendition of Candi Staton's 1976 pop obscurity 'Young Hearts Run Free.' Future Pioneer Sessions covers are expected from the Shins, the Kills, Passion Pit and a pairing of John Legend and the Roots, who recently recorded with Dirty Projectors' three female vocalists.
Projectors ringleader Dave Longstreth does a pretty impressive Dylan impersonation, and if you're a DP fan anticipating the follow-up to last year's 'Bitte Orca,' this should satisfy you for the moment. Check out their version of 'St. Augustine' here.