Father/Daughter premieres ‘Faux Real’ tracks

News / Record Store Day 2015 / April 16, 2015

The upcoming second volume of Father/Daughter’s Faux Real series, which has “covers of songs originally made famous by faux musicians,” is being featured across the web, in a series of track premieres. The pressing is limited to 500 copies on “Fake Grape” vinyl and the 12″ will be released on April 28th.

First you have Quarterbacks covering a track from The Adventures of Pete & Pete (getting a ton of record-based love recently) called “You Painted My World.” This comes courtesy of Spin.

Next up we have Rivergazer covering the track “Fever Dog” from Almost Famous-based band, Stillwater. The track was originally written by Nancy Wilson, of Heart, and the stream comes courtesy of Brooklyn Vegan.

Next we have a cover of a track from The Beets, the fictional outfit from Doug. Running In The Fog covers “Killer Tofu,” and it was premiered at Impose.

And finally, we have Sharpless is covering “Franz Kafka,” the rock opera track featured on Home Movies. This premiered over at NPR.


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Chris Lantinen is the owner and editor-in-chief of Modern Vinyl. Along with his modest collection of sad sounding records, he collects his share of soundtracks and previously adored indie up-and-comers. Chris is currently a professor of journalism and public relations at Edinboro University in the Erie, Pennsylvania area.






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