The National Plan To Perform A Grateful Dead Tribute On ‘Colbert’ Show Next Week

first_imgWith the 59-track Day of The Dead album due out on May 20th, the band at the center of it all has plans to share their music with the world. The National, who started this tribute album concept years ago and watched it burgeon into a massive Grateful celebration, will hit The Late Show With Stephen Colbert and perform some Grateful Dead music for the occasion.The National are slated to perform some Day Of The Dead music next Monday, May 9th, so be sure to set your DVR! While the album doesn’t come out for two more weeks, a handful of tracks have already been released. You can watch “Terrapin Station,” the only track to surface with a video, below: The full incredible tracklisting for this tribute album is listed below for your enjoyment.Day of the Dead TracklistThunder (Vol. 1):    01. Touch of Grey – The War on Drugs    02. Sugaree – Phosphorescent, Jenny Lewis & Friends    03. Candyman – Jim James & Friends    04. Cassidy – Moses Sumney, Jenny Lewis & Friends    05. Black Muddy River – Bruce Hornsby and DeYarmond Edison    06. Loser – Ed Droste, Binki Shapiro & Friends    07. Peggy-O – The National    08. Box of Rain – Kurt Vile and the Violators (featuring J Mascis)    09. Rubin and Cherise – Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy & Friends    10. To Lay Me Down – Perfume Genius, Sharon Van Etten & Friends    11. New Speedway Boogie – Courtney Barnett    12. Friend of the Devil – Mumford & Sons    13. Uncle John’s Band – Lucius    14. Me and My Uncle – The Lone Bellow & Friends    15. Mountains of the Moon – Lee Ranaldo, Lisa Hannigan & Friends    16. Black Peter – Anohni and yMusic    17. Garcia Counterpoint – Bryce Dessner    18. Terrapin Station (Suite) – Daniel Rossen, Christopher Bear and The National (featuring Josh Kaufman, Conrad Doucette, So Percussion and Brooklyn Youth Chorus)    19. Attics of My Life – Angel Olsen    20. St. Stephen (live) – Wilco with Bob WeirLightning (Vol. 2):    01. Bonnie “Prince” Billy: “If I Had the World to Give”    02. Phosphorescent & Friends: “Standing on the Moon”    03. Charles Bradley and Menahan Street Band: “Cumberland Blues”    04. Tallest Man on Earth & Friends: “Ship of Fools”    05. Bonnie “Prince” Billy & Friends: “Bird Song”    06. The National: “Morning Dew”    07. Marijuana Deathsquads: “Truckin’”    08. Cass McCombs, Joe Russo & Friends: “Dark Star”    09. Nightfall of Diamonds: “Nightfall of Diamonds”    10. Tim Hecker: “Transitive Refraction Axis for John Oswald”    11. Lucinda Williams & Friends: “Goin’ Down the Road Feeling Bad”    12. Tunde Adebimpe, Lee Ranaldo & Friends: “Playing in the Band”    13. Local Natives: “Stella Blue”    14. Tal National: “Eyes of the World”    15. Bela Fleck: “Help on the Way”    16. Orchestra Baobab: “Franklin’s Tower”    17. Luluc With Xylouris White: “Till the Morning Comes”    18. The Walkmen: “Ripple”    19. Richard Reed Parry with Caroline Shaw and Little Scream: “Brokedown Palace” [ft. Garth Hudson]Sunshine (Vol. 3):    01. Real Estate: “Here Comes Sunshine”    02. Unknown Mortal Orchestra: “Shakedown Street”    03. Hiss Golden Messenger: “Brown Eyed Woman”    04. This Is the Kit: “Jack-a-Roe”    05. Daniel Rossen and Christopher Bear: “High Time”    06. The Lone Bellow & Friends: “Dire Wolf”    07. Winston Marshall, Kodiak Blue and Shura: “Althea”    08. Orchestra Baobab: “Clementine Jam”    09. Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks: “China Cat Sunflower – I Know You Rider”    10. Bill Callahan: “Easy Wind”    11. Ira Kaplan & Friends: “Wharf Rat”    12. The Rileys (Terry and Gyan Riley): “Estimated Prophet”    13. Man Forever, So Percussion and Oneida: “Drums – Space”    14. Fucked Up: “Cream Puff War”    15. The Flaming Lips: “Dark Star”    16. s t a r g a z e: “What’s Become of the Baby”    17. Vijay Iyer: “King Solomon’s Marbles”    18. Mina Tindle & Friends: “Rosemary”    19. Sam Amidon & Friends: “And We Bid You Goodnight”    20. The National With Bob Weir: “I Know You Rider (live)”last_img

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