The piece - initially composed by Harry Dacre in 1892 - has been covered by the likes of Nick Cave, Katy Perry, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh, Tyler The Creator, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett and Danny Elfman.
Vinyl copies of the album are being released by Mark Ryden next week to run alongside his latest exhibition in LA. All profits from the release are being donated to ‘Little Kicks Rock’, a non-profit organisation that boosts music education in disadvantaged schools.
Stream highlights below and see a full list of those involved:
Tyler, the Creator:
Tyler The Creator
Weird Al Yankovic
Truus de Groot
Stan Ridgway (of Wall of Voodoo)
Pietra Wextstun (of Hecate’s Angels)
Tour Crush (feat. Jimmy Urine & Chantal Claret)
Mark Mothersbaugh (of Devo)
Ken the Magic Corner God
Sara Lov & Zac Rae
Kirk Hammett (of Metallica)
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