Anjelica Huston & More On Johnny Depp's PIRATES-Themed Release

Anjelica Huston & More On Johnny Depp's PIRATES-Themed ReleasePIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN and SWEENEY TODD (sometimes) singing star Johnny Depp has teamed up with director Gore Verbinski for a follow-up to their 2006 collection, ROGUE'S GALLERY, set for release next week.

This time they have created yet another pirate-themed double-album, once again featuring an impressive array of talent in addition to the PIRATES headlining crooner himself on the appropriately titled SON OF ROGUE'S GALLERY.

From Johnny Depp and Patti Smith duetting on "The Mermaid" to SMASH star and Academy Award winner Anjelica Huston joining with the Weisburg Strings for "Missus McGraw" on to contributions from Tom Waits, Courtney Love, Sean Lennon, actor Tim Robbins and more, SON OF ROGUE'S GALLERY: PIRATE BALLADS, SEA SONGS AND CHANTEYS showcases 36 recordings.

The entire tracklist:

CD 1:

01. Shane MacGowan - "Leaving Of Liverpool" [feat. Johnny Depp and Gore Verbinski]
02. Robyn Hitchcock - "Sam's Gone Away"
03. Beth Orton - "River Come Down"
04. Sean Lennon - "Row Bullies Row" [feat. Jack Shit]
05. Tom Waits - "Shenandoah" [feat. Keith Richards]
06. Ivan Neville - "Mr Stormalong"
07. Iggy Pop - "A--hole Rules The Navy" [feat. A Hawk And A Hacksaw]
08. Macy Gray - "Off To Sea Once More"
09. Ed Harcourt - "The Ol' OG"
10. Shilpa Ray - "Pirate Jenny" [feat. Nick Cave and Warren Ellis]
11. Patti Smith and Johnny Depp - "The Mermaid"
12. Chuck E Weiss - "Anthem For Old Souls"
13. Ed Pastorini - "Orange Claw Hammer"
14. The Americans - "Sweet And Low"
15. Robin Holcomb and Jessica Kenny - "Ye Mariners All"
16. Gavin Friday and Shannon McNally - "Tom's Gone To Hilo"
17. Kenny Wollesen and The Himalayas Marching Band - "Bear Away"

CD 2:

01. Frank Zappa and The Mothers Of Invention - "Handsome Cabin Boy"
02. Michael Stipe and Courtney Love - "Rio Grande"
03. Marc Almond - "Ship In Distress"
04. Dr John - "In Lure Of The Tropics"
05. Todd Rundgren - "Rolling Down To Old Maui"
06. Dan Zanes - "Jack Tar On Shore" [feat. Broken Social Scene]
07. Sissy Bounce (Katey Red and Big Freedia) - "Sally Racket" [feat. Akron/Family]
08. Broken Social Scene - "Wild Goose"
09. Marianne Faithfull - "Flandyke Shore" [feat. Kate and Anna McGarrigle]
10. Ricky Jay - "The Chantey Of Noah And His Ark (Old School Song)"
11. Michael Gira - "Whiskey Johnny"
12. Petra Haden - "Sunshine Life For Me" [feat. Lenny Pickett]
13. Jenni Muldaur - "Row The Boat Child"
14. Richard Thompson - "General Taylor" [feat. Jack Shit]
15. Tim Robbins - "Marianne" [feat. Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs]
16. Kembra Phaler - "Barnacle Bill The Sailor" [feat. Antony, Joseph Arthur, and Foetus]
17. Angelica Huston - "Missus McGraw" [feat. The Weisberg Strings]
18. Iggy Pop and Elegant Too - "The Dreadnought"
19. Mary Margaret O'Hara - "Then Said The Captain To Me (Two Poems Of The Sea)"

For more information, NME's article is available here.

Check out this preview for "The Mermaid" from the album below.


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