Singer's cover of The Magnetic Fields' 'The Book of Love' will be released on January 30
Peter Gabriel has announced details of the first pair of his “song swaps” he is planning to release.
Taken from Gabriel’s soon to be released covers album, ‘Scratch My Back’, Gabriel‘s version of The Magnetic Fields‘s ‘The Book of Love’ is due out on January 30 via iTunes.
In return and in the spirit of the swap, The Magnetic Fields‘ Stephin Merritt has covered Gabriel‘s 2004 song ‘Not One Of Us’, which will be released with Gabriel‘s cover on January 30.
Meanwhile Gabriel is set to play two ‘covers’ shows at London‘s O2 Arena on March 27 and 28.