V/A – “Dark Was The Night” 3xLP

Dark Was The Night is a massive compilation of indie rock for a great cause.  The album was produced by two dudes from The National, and all proceeds will go to benefit the Red Hot Organization, a charity dedicated to raising awareness about HIV/AIDS.  This triple LP features 32 exclusive tracks by a stunning list of artists (see below), this should be an essential purchase.  It drops on February 17th, but you can preorder now at BeggarsGroupUSA.com, Amazon.com, or Insound.com.

Here is the full list of artists on the compilation:

Andrew Bird
Antony + Bryce Dessner
Arcade Fire
Beach House
Blonde Redhead + Devastations
Bon Iver
Bon Iver & Aaron Dessner
The Books featuring Jose Gonzalez
Buck 65 Remix (featuring Sufjan Stevens and Serengeti)
Cat Power and Dirty Delta Blues
The Decemberists
Dirty Projectors + David Byrne
Kevin Drew
Feist + Ben Gibbard
Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear + Feist
Iron & Wine
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
Kronos Quartet
Stuart Murdoch
My Brightest Diamond
My Morning Jacket
The National
The New Pornographers
Conor Oberst & Gillian Welch
Riceboy Sleeps
Dave Sitek (TV On The Radio)
Sufjan Stevens
Yo La Tengo


3 Responses to “V/A – “Dark Was The Night” 3xLP”

  1. who did the cover art? i really like it.

  2. I agree, wish I knew. Kinda looks like Decoder Ring Design.

  3. i hope this album is as kick ass as its lineup

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