Long Distance Love - A Sweet Relief Tribute to Lowell George out May 17th

Article Contributed by Tiny Human | Published on Friday, April 12, 2024

Flatiron Recordings is thrilled to unveil the highly anticipated release of Long Distance Love - A Sweet Relief Tribute to Lowell George, scheduled to hit the shelves on May 17th, 2024. This heartfelt homage to Lowell George, the guitar virtuoso, vocalist, and songwriter of Little Feat, promises to be a remarkable addition to music enthusiasts' collections. Preorders for this exceptional album are now available here.

Featuring a stellar lineup of artists including Elvis Costello, Ben Harper, and Dave Alvin, this collection comprises 25 tracks that breathe new life into George's timeless classics and lesser-known gems. From the soulful rendition of "Long Distance Love" by Elvis Costello to the electrifying performance of "Roll ‘Um Easy" by Ben Harper, each track pays homage to George's unparalleled talent and enduring legacy.


  1. Trouble - Mike Viola
  2. Cold, Cold, Cold - Joachim Cooder
  3. Long Distance Love - Elvis Costello
  4. Heartache - Bedouine
  5. I’ve Been The One - Bhi Bhiman
  6. Rock ‘n’ Roll Doctor - Miles Tackett
  7. Be One Now - Lady Blackbird
  8. Love Needs A Heart - Madison Cunningham
  9. Easy To Slip - Jonah Tolchin
  10. Dixie Chicken - Eleni Mandell and Milo Jones
  11. Roll ‘Um Easy - Ben Harper
  12. Lafayette Railroad - Larry Goldings
  13. 6 Feet Of Snow - Jack Shit
  14. Cheek To Cheek - Gaby Moreno
  15. Two Trains Running - Chris Seefried
  16. China White - Chris Stills
  17. A Apolitical Blues - Dave Alvin
  18. Feats Don’t Fail Me Now - Sugaray Rayford
  19. Sailin’ Shoes - Taylor Goldsmith
  20. Spanish Moon - Inara George
  21. Rocket In My Pocket - Sam Morrow
  22. Willin’ - Jonathan Wilson
  23. Teenage Nervous Breakdown - The Bird and the Bee
  24. Crazy Captain Gunboat Willie - Andras Jones
  25. 20 Million Things To Do - Gus Seyffert

Born in Hollywood, California, Lowell George's musical journey began as a member of Frank Zappa’s Mothers of Invention before co-founding Little Feat with Bill Payne. Over his seven-year tenure with the band, they produced eight albums that continue to captivate audiences worldwide. Although George's untimely passing in 1979 left a void in the music industry, his spirit lives on through the timeless melodies and heartfelt lyrics showcased in this album.

In collaboration with Sweet Relief, an organization dedicated to providing financial assistance to struggling musicians and industry professionals, Long Distance Love serves as a testament to the enduring impact of Lowell George's musical legacy. With each purchase, fans not only honor George's contributions to the world of music but also support a noble cause that uplifts and empowers artists in need.

Long Distance Love - A Sweet Relief Tribute to Lowell George is more than just an album; it's a celebration of an icon whose influence transcends generations. As listeners embark on a musical journey through George's storied career, they are reminded of the profound power of music to inspire, heal, and unite.

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