Eddie Vedder + Cat Power, Pusha T’s Mixtape + More
Muse and My Chemical Romance headline Reading and Leeds fests, hear a new track from hotly tipped duo Cults.
Eddie Vedder’s forthcoming solo album will include a collaboration with Cat Power’s Chan Marshall on a track titled “Tonight You Belong to Me.” The disc, titled Uke Songs, is a collection of originals and covers performed on ukelele and will also include a duet with the Frames’ Glen Hansard; it hits stores on May 31. [Pearl Jam’s Official Site]
Cults recently performed one of SXSW’s best sets. Now, the first track from their full-length debut has leaked online. Hear the starry-eyed, girl-group throwback “You Know What I Mean” over at Disco Naïveté.
Muse, My Chemical Romance, the Strokes, and newly reunited Pulp are set to play U.K.’s Reading and Leeds festivals this summer. Beady Eye, the Horrors, Pete Doherty, and Jane’s Addiction are also schedule to perform the pair of fests, which run simultaneously from August 26-28. [NME]
Pusha T, one half of rap duo Clipse, is offering up a free mixtape titled Fear of God. The set features collaborations with Kanye West, the Neptunes, 50 Cent, and others. Pick it up here.