Steve Von Till with Neurosis at Maryland Deathfest 2011 (more by BBG)
Steve Von Till

As discussed previously, three titans of metal have combined forces for the unlikely cause of a tribute album. Wino (Saint Vitus, The Obsessed, many more), Scott Kelly and Steve Von Till (both of Neurosis) all tackle Songs of Townes Van Zandt, a collection of covers available via Neurot Recordings now. Stream Scott Kelly's rendition of "St. John, the Gambler" as well as Steve Von Till's "Black Crow Blues" below, the latter of which is making its first public appearance here.

In related news, Wino & Conny Ochs released their Heavy Kingdom LP earlier this year (stream it) and the pair will hit the road in the US for a string of dates. Look for the pair to hit Saint Vitus on August 22nd, tickets are on sale.

A listing of all Wino/Conny Ochs dates are below, along with streams and the Songs of Townes Van Zandt tracklisting.


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Songs of Townes Van Zandt Track Listing:
1. If I Needed You [Steve Von Till]
2. St. John The Gambler [Scott Kelly]
3. Black Crow Blues [Steve Von Till]
4. Lungs [Scott Kelly]
5. Rake [Wino]
6. The Snake Song [Steve Von Till]
7. Nothing [Wino]
8. Tecumseh Valley [Scott Kelly]
9. A Song For [Wino]

8/04/2012 The Alternative Cafe - Seaside, CA
8/05/2012 The Vinyl Revolution - Monterey, CA
8/08/2012 The Satellite - Los Angeles, CA
8/09/2012 Cafe Du Nord - San Francisco, CA
8/11/2012 Rotture - Portland, OR
8/12/2012 The Comet Tavern - Seattle, WA
8/13/2012 Burt's Tiki Lounge - Salt Lake City, UT
8/14/2012 Larimer Lounge - Denver, CO
8/15/2012 The Riot Room - Kansas City, MO
8/16/2012 Turf Club - Saint Paul, MN
8/17/2012 Ultra Lounge - Chicago, IL
8/18/2012 Now That's Class - Cleveland, OH
8/19/2012 Ace Of Cups - Columbus, OH
8/20/2012 31st Street Pub - Pittsburgh, PA
8/21/2012 Broadway Joe's - Buffalo, NY
8/22/2012 Saint Vitus Bar - Brooklyn, NY
8/23/2012 Great Scott - Allston, MA
8/24/2012 AS220 - Providence, RI
8/25/2012 North Star Bar - Philadelphia, PA
8/26/2012 Strange Matter - Richmond, VA
8/27/2012 DIVEbar Raleigh - Raleigh, NC
8/28/2012 Golden West - Baltimore, MD

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