It Was 40 Years Ago Today: February 9, 2004 

It Was 40 Years Ago TodayIt Was 40 Years Ago Today  An evocatively 'naked' version of "Let It Be" performed live-off-the-floor by Allison Crowe is among the tracks on this Beatles tribute/benefit compilation released on February 9, 2004 by NYC's Art Monkey Records. This CD commemorates the 40th anniversary of the Beatles in America and features contributions by legends, stalwarts, and new bloods of the DIY, indie, alternative and punk rock communities from North America's east coast to west coast, including: Dee Dee Ramone, one of the pioneers of punk rock; More featuring Arion Salazar of San Francisco's Third Eye Blind; and Sylvain Sylvain, co-founder of proto-punk glam rock legends, The New York Dolls. Song clips of all 21 album tracks are available on the Art Monkey Records site.

All proceeds go to Adopt-A-Minefield which raises awareness and funds to clear landmines and rehabilitate landmine survivors in many countries around the world. "Clear a path to a safer world."

 

(Below is Let It Be as heard on the "Tidings" CD)

 

<a href="http://music.allisoncrowe.com/track/let-it-be">Let It Be by Allison Crowe</a>

 

Let It Be lyrics as performed by Allison Crowe

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