Mon Amie Records has announced a new benefit album for the Alzheimer’s Association titled The Longest Day. The benefit album will be released this Friday, June 19, and features new and unreleased tracks from New Order, Beach Slang, Algiers, Sad 13 (Sadie from Speedy Ortiz), Moby, TR/ST, Anna Calvi and more. All of the profits will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association, and the album will be available digitally as well as on CD and vinyl. According to a press release, those who order a physical format will have the option to include a name of a loved one affected by dementia in the liner notes. Take a look at the tracklist below and find pre-order info here.
The Longest Day tracklist:
Anna Calvi – Adélaïde
Rituals of Mine – The Only Way Out Is Through
Daniel Avery – JXJ
Cold Specks – Turn To Stone
TR/ST – Destroyer
Shadowparty – Marigold
Beach Slang – Under the Milky Way
New Order – Nothing But A Fool (Extended Mix 2)
HAAi – Drumting
J. Laser – Dreamphone
Sad13 – Who Goes There
Algiers – There Is No Year (Remix)
Astronauts, Etc. – The Border
Wolfmanhattan Project – Friday the 13th
Hayden Thorpe & Jon Hopkins – Goodbye Horses
Moby – In Between Violence
Rhys Chatham – For Bob – In Memory (2014) for flute orchestra. Rhys Chatham: bass, alto and C flutes.
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