FILTER & Peter Gabriel Announce “So” Winning Cover By The Lighthouse And The Whaler
By Staff on October 3, 2012
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Peter Gabriel’s legendary album So and 10 years in print for FILTER, the musician and the magazine teamed up earlier this year offering the artists playing FILTER’s 2012 Culture Collide festival an unprecedented opportunity, to pay homage to a legend by covering their favorite track from So, for Peter Gabriel to listen to and judge with the winning track to be premiered on PeterGabriel.com.
Both domestic and international bands slotted to play Culture Collide 2012 submitted their own versions of Gabriel tune and we are pleased to announce that The Lighthouse and the Whaler's rendition of "That Voice Again" as the grand prize winner. Their cover of "That Voice Again" premieres today at Petergabriel.com.
On top of the premiere on Gabriel's website, Lighthouse and the Whaler will also receive:
Winning track to be showcased on Peter Gabriel’s YouTube Channel and social media outlets
Presentation of the So box set in Los Angeles during the Culture Collide festival
An invitation by Peter Gabriel to attend his October 6 'Back To Front' show at the Hollywood Bowl with access to soundcheck.
A brand new Nucleus console from Solid State Logic – the compact, portable desktop unit that creates a comfortable, efficient hand on operating environment for DAW based music and film/TV post production - http://www.solid-state-logic.com/music/nucleus/
Don't miss The Lighthouse and the Whaler debuting their winning cover of "That Voice Again" during their Culture Collide performance on Saturday, October 6 at 9pm at Taix.
To hear all So cover tracks, including The Lighthouse and the Whaler’s winning submission, head to http://soundcloud.com/filter-magazine/sets/peter-gabriel-submissions/.
Limited Culture Collide festival wristbands are currently available for purchase priced at just $20 at Ticket Web.
For updated information and additional details on FILTER Magazine’s Culture Collide festival, including participating countries, artist line-up and festival activities, please visit culturecollide.com.