Chili Pepper covers Floyd
Eddie Vedder provides vocals on Jack Irons album
Hot Chili Pepper drummer Jack Irons will
include Pink Floyd's "Shine on
You Crazy Diamond" on his next album.
album, "Attention Dimension," will be released in August.
"Shine On" features vocals by Eddie Vedder
(Pearl Jam), and bass by Les Claypool (Primus,
Les Claypool's Frog Brigade).
a founding member of the Chili Peppers, and has drummed with many
other bands, including Pearl Jam and Neil
In 2001, Claypool
included a version of "Shine On" on his "Live Frogs—
Set 1" album. (The track is labeled the "Jack Irons Version,"
without explanation.) "Set
2" released later that year was a re-recording of Floyd's
1977 "Animals" album.
July 6, 2004)
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