- 20 Aug 21
The charity album will feature artists like Pillow Queens, Wyvern Lingo, and Irish Women in Harmony covering songs from the iconic Irish band, The Cranberries.
Universal Music Ireland and RTÉ 2FM have announced the upcoming release of Salvation – inspired by The Cranberries, a 13-track record comprised of covers of the legendary Irish band by contemporary Irish artists.
The record – which will benefit Pieta, a Dublin-based charity dedicated to providing help for those in suicidal crisis – is set to be released on October 1. It will feature covers of songs from the first five Cranberries albums: Everybody Else is Doing It, So Why Can't We?, No Need To Argue, To The Faithful Departed, Bury The Hatchet, and Wake Up and Smell the Coffee.
Dublin band Pillow Queens have shared 'When You're Gone,' the first single for the upcoming album. The track comes from the Cranberries' third studio album, To The Faithful Departed.
Pre-order Salvation – inspired by The Cranberries here.
Hot Press recently announced the publication of WHY CAN'T WE? – The Story Of The Cranberries And The Band's Iconic Frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan (As Told Through The Pages Of Hot Press). Curated by Hot Press deputy editor Stuart Clark, it will be available in a Limited Edition Deluxe large format, individually numbered and signed by the band, and in a Gold Edition.
Pre-order or learn more about the book here.
Listen to Pillow Queens' 'When You're Gone' and see the full track listing for Salvation – inspired by The Cranberries below:
- Sinead O'Connor - No Need to Argue
- Irish Women in Harmony – Dreams
- Pillow Queens – When You're Gone
- Moncrieff – Free to Decide
- Wyvern Lingo – Salvation
- Aimée – Linger
- Walking On Cars – Promises
- Kodaline with the RTÉ Orchestra featuring Noel Hogan – Zombie (live)
- The Cranberries – Chocolate Brown (recorded live for 2FM)
- Kitt Philippa – Twenty One
- Roe – Can't Be With You
- True Tides – Ode to My Family
- Kellie Lewis – Ridiculous Thoughts