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NME to give away Cure covers album

By | Published on Wednesday 18 February 2009

NME are to give away a free album with their 25 Feb issue, a CD featuring tracks by The Cure covered by the likes of Art Brut, Dinosaur Jr, Mystery Jets and The Dandy Warhols.

It comes out the same day as the NME Awards event, at which The Cure are to receive the magazine’s Godlike Genius honour.

The tracklisting for ‘Pictures Of You’ will be:
Robert Smith spoken word intro
Mystery Jets and Esser – In Between Days
Lostprophets – Boys Don’t Cry
Marmaduke Duke – Friday I’m In Love
Dinosaur Jnr – Just Like Heaven
The Big Pink – Love Song
Editors – Lullaby
British Sea Power – A Forest
The Dandy Warhols – Primary
The Get Up Kids – Close To Me
The Futureheads – The Lovecats
Art Brut – Catch
Metronomy – Fascination Street
Alkaline Trio – Cut Here
Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly – In Between Days