has premiered a cover version of Duran Duran
's 80s hit "Rio
" - scroll down to listen.
notes, the track is one of many cover versions set to appear on forthcoming Duran Duran
tribute album "Making Patterns Rhyme
," due for release in July with proceeds going to Amnesty International
Moby's take on "Rio" is a drastically slowed-down version of the track featuring an as-yet-unnamed female singing the lyrics made famous by Simon Le Bon
. Other contributers to the LP include Warpaint
, who will take on "The Chaffeur
") and Little Dragon
("Save a Prayer
Organisers Manimal Vinyl
say they "intentionally chose album cuts and B-sides rather than the worldwide smash hits that Duran Duran are known for."
The full tracklisting for the record is as follows:
01. Warpaint - The Chauffeur
02. Little Dragon - Save a Prayer
03. Barbarian - Late Bar
04. Service Bells - Anyone Out There?
05. Louise Burns - Land
06. The Holiday Crowd - Friends of Mine
07. Beliefs - Sound of Thunder
08. Juliette Lewis - TBA
09. Moby - Rio
10. Allison Iraheta and Halo Circus - Do You Believe in Shame?
11. Liars - Ordinary World
Moby's last album "Innocents
" was released in October of last year, however since then the singer has also contributed to various projects aside from his current involvement in "Making Patterns Rhyme." This year the musician remixed and directed a video for David Lynch
single "The Big Dream," while last year he teamed up with Wayne Coyne
of the Flaming Lips
for single "A Perfect Life