Tribute To 2
My Morning Jacket front man Jim James returns with Tribute To 2, a collection of cover songs that reverberate with fresh meaning.
All formats come with a Rough Trade Bonus Cd featuring two extra tracks This Is Romance and It's All Forgotten.
Blurring the boundaries of time and genre, James interprets songs made famous by a wide variety of artists – ranging from early 20 th century standards by Ray Noble and Al Bowlly (“Midnight, the Stars and You,” “Love is the Sweetest Thing”) and 1960’s songs by Willie Nelson and Sonny & Cher to Emerson, Lake & Palmer’s 1970 breakthrough hit “Lucky Man” and 1990’s releases by Abbey Lincoln and Diane Izzo. the 11 songs of Tribute To 2 were recorded over aperiod of years – in different places, with different gear and varied instrumentation.