Invoice Callahan and Bonnie “Prince” Billy cowl Lou Reed’s “Rooftop Backyard”: Pay attention

Bill Callahan and Bonnie “Prince” Billy continue their cover series with a rendition of Lou Reed’s Legendary Hearts closer to “Rooftop Garden”. The cover shows the Cretan lute player George Xylouris (from Xylouris White). Check out the accompanying music video by Kris Rey below.

Bill Callahan and Bonnie “Prince” Billy started their cover series with their interpretation of Yusuf / Cat Stevens “Blackness of the Night”. After that, they played songs by Hank Williams Jr., Dave Rich, The Other Years, Billie Eilish, Steely Dan, Callahan’s Own Smog, the late Jerry Jeff Walker, Robert Wyatt, and Little Feat.

See where Bill Callahan’s gold record cut “The Mackenzies” landed on Pitchfork’s “The 100 Best Songs of 2020”.

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