Rasputina release collection of ‘rarities and neglected items’
By Bob Gourley | Published on March 20, 2011
Cello rock legends Rasputina have put out a CD of previously unreleased ‘rarities and neglected items.’ The 14 track “Great American Gingerbread” features the following:
- “Coraline” from the Neil Gaiman tribute album Where’s Neil When You Need Him?
- “Skeleton Bang” appeared the charity album Colours Are Brighter in 2006 (on Rough Trade)
- Score for “On My Knees”, a film Melora starred in/ directed by Kim Wood
- Unreleased soundtrack material
- Music composed for animation
- Unused demos
- A bonus DVD of a live performance and Q&A recorded in 2002 at the Knitting Factory NYC.
Click on the player below the hear a sample of the track “Ballad of Lizzie Borden” (which Melora wrote “at the age of 7 after having seen the television movie starring Elizabeth Montgomery of Bewitched fame.”
The album is now available from their online store.See all interviews →