September 14, 2012 10:41

Iggy Pop, members of The Kinks and The Raveonettes to feature on The Who tribute compilation

Def Leppard's Joe Elliott, members of MC5 and The Damned also appear on forthcoming 'Who You Are' LP

Iggy Pop, members of The Kinks and The Raveonettes to feature on The Who tribute compilation

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Iggy Pop, members of The Kinks, The Raveonettes and Todd Rundgren are to feature on special tribute album dedicated to The Who's classic anthems.

The 16-track LP, entitled 'Who You Are', features many of the band's best-known songs recorded in one-off collaborations. Other contributions include tracks featuring Def Leppard's Joe Elliott, Rick Wakeman, Ginger Baker, Judas Priest's KK Downing and MC5's Wayne Kramer.

It is due for release on October 2. The full tracklisting for 'Who You Are' is as follows:

'Eminence Front' featuring John Wetton (Asia); KK Downing (Judas Priest), Derek Sherinian (Black Country Communion)
'Baba O'Riley' featuring Nektar, Jerry Goodman (Mahavishnu Orchestra)
'I Can See For Miles' featuring Mark Lindsay (Paul Revere And The Raiders) and Wayne Kramer (MC5)
'Love Reign O’er Me' featuring Joe Elliott (Def Leppard), Rick Wakeman, Huw Lloyd-Langton (Hawkwind) and Carmine Appice (Vanilla Fudge)
'My Generation' featuring Knox (Vibrators); Dave Davies (The Kinks) and Rat Scabies (The Damned)
'The Kids Are Alright' featuring The Raveonettes
'Won't Get Fooled Again' featuring Sweet
'Anyway Anyhow Anywhere' featuring Todd Rundgren and Carmine Appice
'I Can't Explain' featuring Iggy Pop
'Behind Blue Eyes' featuring Pat Travers
'Magic Bus' featuring Peter Noone (Herman’s Hermits), Peter Banks (Yes) and Ginger Baker (Cream)
'Who Are You' featuring Gretchen Wilson and Randy Bachman (Bachman-Turner Overdrive)
'Pinball Wizard' featuring Terry Reid, Mike Pinera (Blues Image), Brad Gillis (Night Ranger)
'Squeeze Box' featuring John Wesley (Porcupine Tree) and David Cross (King Crimson)
'Bargain' featuring .38 Special, Ted Turner (Wishbone Ash) and Ian Paice (Deep Purple)
'The Seeker' featuring Joe Lynn Turner and Leslie West (Mountain)

Meanwhile, The Who's guitarist Pete Townshend is set to publish his long-awaited autobiography 'Who I Am' shortly after on October 11.

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