Do They Know It's Hallowe'en?
Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2005 6:46 pm
Thanks to the Secret Unicorns Forum you can check out the mp3 at YouAin'tNoPicasso.comBOO! This fall’s sweetest – and scariest – benefit song is DO THEY KNOW IT’S HALLOWE’EN. This single features a star-studded ensemble known as the NORTH AMERICAN HALLOWEEN PREVENTION INITIATIVE. Both a trick and a treat, this song is a satire - as well as a charity-benefit song with all proceeds being donated to UNICEF.
An epic journey into the pulsating heart of fear, this song is a call-to-arms featuring:
The Arcade Fire
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Comedian David Cross
Sex Pistols’ founder Malcolm McLaren
Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
60s soul legend Gino Washington
Psychedelic singer Roky Erickson
Los Angeles 70s group Sparks
Inuit throat singer, Tagaq (a frequent collaborator with Björk)
AND MANY MORE!
RELEASE DATE: OCT. 11 2005 (IN ST0RES)
FORMAT: CD SINGLE and VINYL 12"
AVAILABLE DIGITALLY ON iTUNES AND FROM ALL DSPs: OCT. 4 2005
Written by: Nick Diamonds & Adam Gollner
Produced by: Steven McDonald, Adam Gollner, Nick Diamonds.