July 31, 2011 12:30

Hear The Kills cover Marilyn Monroe's 'One Silver Dollar' on NME.COM

Song appeared in 1954 western 'River Of No Return'

Hear The Kills cover Marilyn Monroe's 'One Silver Dollar' on NME.COM

Photo: Danny North/NME

The Kills have recorded a cover of Marilyn Monroe's 'One Silver Dollar' - scroll down and click below to hear it.

The duo performed the song during an in-studio acoustic session for Australian radio station Triple J after heading Down Under to appear at the Splendour In The Grass festival on Friday (July 29).

Monroe sang the track in accliamed 1954 western River Of No Return, which saw her star opposite Robert Mitchum.

The Kills are due to play at Fuji Rock Festival in Japan today (July 31), before touring the US and Europe next month.

They will return to the UK to play at Reading And Leeds Festival at the end of the summer.

The band released their fourth studio album 'Blood Pressures' in May while guitarist Jamie Hince married Kate Moss earlier this month, which saw his bandmate Alison Mosshart act as 'best man' at a VIP-packed ceremony.

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