Just a day after the first track from Q magazine’s upcoming full-album tribute to U2′s 20-year-old Achtung Baby — Jack White’s cover of “Love is Blindness” (stream it here) — hit the web comes our second taste: Damien Rice’s stark and intense makeover of “One.” The track premiered on BBC Radio 2 tonight, and, via Antiquiet, you can stream it below. The AHK-toong BAY-bi Covered CD arrives with the December issue of Q, due to hit U.K. newsstands on Oct. 26. See the full tracklist for the U2 tribute here.
PREVIOUSLY ON SLICING UP EYEBALLS
- Stream: Jack White covers U2′s ‘Love is Blindness’ for ‘Achtung Baby’ tribute
- Update: Nine Inch Nails, Garbage, Depeche Mode on Q’s U2 ‘AHK-toong BAY-bi Covered’
- Video: U2 ‘From the Sky Down’ trailer — documentary about ‘Achtung Baby’
- Depeche Mode, Glasvegas record U2 covers — possibly for ‘Achtung Baby’ reissue
- U2′s ‘Achtung Baby’ box set: 6 CDs, 4 DVDs, 2 LPs, 5 7-inches — and Bono’s fly shades