by Radio Music Songs on May 24, 2011

bholly cover STAR STUDDED BUDDY HOLLY TRIBUTEJune 28th sees the release of “Rave On”, a new Buddy Holly tribute album. Contributing artists include Paul McCartney, Cee Lo Green, Graham Nash, The Black Keys, She & Him, Florence + The Machine, Kid Rock, Fiona Apple & Jon Brion, Lou Reed, Patti Smith, Nick Lowe, and others.

Paul McCartney’s pick for the album is a rough ‘n’ ready performance of Holly’s “It’s So Easy”, highlighting his ‘rock voice’ backed by an ultracool garage band. Previously, McCartney, who owns the publishing of the Buddy Holly-catalogue, also produced and contributed to “Holly Days”, a Buddy Holly tribute album by Denny Laine.

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