March 19, 2013 18:33
Dinosaur Jr cover Phoenix's 'Entertainment' – listen
Phoenix release their brand new album 'Bankrupt!' on April 22 and play a London show the same day
Dinosaur Jr have covered Phoenix's current single, 'Entertainment'.
Scroll down to listen to the track, via Spin.
Phoenix frontman Thomas Mars said of the band: "My brother David took me to see Dinosaur Jr live in Paris around the time when 'Green Mind' was released. I have been a fan since then."
The original version of the song is opening number on Phoenix's forthcoming 'Bankrupt!' album, set for release on April 22.
Phoenix will release a deluxe version of the album featuring 71 bonus tracks.
The numerous "demos and sketches" will run to over an hour's worth of extra material for fans to hear. Among the 71 tracks on the deluxe edition are many songs under a minute long, with one track, 'Aristotle', clocking in at just one second.
The 'Bankrupt!' tracklisting is:
'The Real Thing'
'SOS In Bel Air'
'Trying To Be Cool'
Phoenix will play a live date at London's Shepherd's Bush Empire on April 22. The band have also been confirmed to headline the NME/ Radio 1 Tent at this year's Reading and Leeds Festivals.
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