The latest in the series of Tribute Albums to hit the digital shelves will be Reason To Believe – The Songs of Tim Hardin, which will be released on the 28th January via Full Time Hobby.
Tim Hardin was a musicians’ musician, the inspiration behind a great many artists whose limelight he never procured for himself. Johnny Cash, Paul Weller, Echo and the Bunnymen, Scott Walker, Nico… his music has been covered by countless icons of contemporary counter-culture. Now that tradition is set to continue with this collection of specially recorded cover versions from the likes of Mark Lanegan, Smoke Faries, Alela Diane, The Diagrams, Okkervil River and many more.
Have a listen to MM faves The Smoke Fairies and their version of If I Were A Carpenter.Follow @madmackerel