Fatboy Slim project featuring David Byrne, Iggy Pop to release album

Brighton Port Authority make Stateside debut

Fatboy Slim, Talking HeadsDavid Byrne, Iggy Pop and Dizzee Rascal have collaborated on a project dubbed the Brighton Port Authority (BPA), with an album by the project coming out in the US this winter.

BPA‘s debut is titled ‘I Think We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Boat’, and is due out in the US on February 3, 2009.

Also collaborating on the project are Martha Wainwright, Jamie T, Jack Penate and Emmy The Great, among others.

The first single, ‘Big Toe’, featuring Dizzee Rascal, was released earlier this year, as previously reported.

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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