After months of scrambling and rearranging, the highly awaited Ramones tribute album finally has a solid track listing, according to Rollingstone.com. We're a Happy Family,which has a tentative release date of November 5, was co-produced by masterminds Rob Zombie and Johnny Ramone. Johnny told the bands to record the songs as if they have never heard them before. The mixed bag of contributing artists are The Pretenders, Green Day, The Offspring, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rancid, Metallica, Marilyn Manson, Tom Waits, Eddie Vedder with Zeke (two songs), U2 and Kiss to name a few. We still aren't sure who Garbage and Pete Yorn blew to get on this disc, but whatev. The complete song and artist list is inside, and we cannot wait to hear these amazing musicians' interpretations of these timeless and highly influential songs. "Gabba Gabba Hey."
We're a Happy Family track listing:
Red Hot Chili Peppers - "Havana Affair"
Rob Zombie - "Blitzkrieg Bop"
Eddie Vedder with Zeke - "I Believe in Miracles"
Metallica - "53rd & 3rd"
U2 - "Beat on the Brat"
KISS - "Do You Remember Rock and Roll Radio?"
Marilyn Manson - "The KKK Took My Baby Away"
Garbage - "I Just Want to Have Something to Do"
Green Day - "Outsider"
The Pretenders - "Something to Believe In"
Rancid - "Sheena Is a Punk Rocker"
Pete Yorn - "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend"
The Offspring - "I Wanna Be Sedated"
Rooney - "Here Today - Gone Tomorrow"
Tom Waits - "Return of Jackie and Judy
Eddie Vedder with Zeke - "Daytime Dilemma (Dangers of Love)" (limited edition)
Source: Jason Anfinsen