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HELMET covers GANG OF FOUR’s “In The Ditch” for “The Problem of Leisure”


The fourth single to be taken from the album The Problem of Leisure: A Celebration of Andy Gill and Gang of Four, is a new interpretation of “In the Ditch” by the brilliant American alternative rock band, HELMET.

The Problem of Leisure is set for release on June 4, 2021. It’s a double album of tracks written by Andy Gill and Gang of Four, all newly reinterpreted and recorded by artists whose own unique contributions to music were enriched by listening to Gang of Four. The album features songs from across Gang of Four’s 40-plus year career, each individually chosen by the artists’ who covered them.

A new compilation album featuring new interpretations of Gang of Four songs  by major artists with original artwork by Damien Hirst – released on June 4, 2021

Available to pre-order now at gangoffour.uk/the-problem-of-leisure

The Problem of Leisure: CD One
 
Vinyl One, Side A

  1. IDLES – Damaged Goods (UK)
  2. Tom Morello & Serj Tankian – Natural’s Not In It (USA)
  3. Helmet – In the Ditch (USA)
  4. 3D* x Gang of Four feat. Nova Twins – Where the Nightingale Sings (UK)
  5. Hotei – To Hell With Poverty (Japan)

 
Vinyl One, Side B

  1. Gary Numan – Love Like Anthrax (UK)
  2. Gail Ann Dorsey – We Live as We Dream, Alone (USA)
  3. Herbert Grönemeyer feat. Alex Silva – I Love a Man in a Uniform (Germany)
  4. LoneLady – Not Great Men (UK)
  5. JJ Sterry – 5.45 (UK)

 
The Problem of Leisure: CD Two
Vinyl Two, Side C

  1. La Roux – Damaged Goods (UK)
  2. Everything Everything – Natural’s Not in It (UK)
  3. Dado Villa-Lobos – Return the Gift (Brazil)
  4. The Dandy Warhols – What We All Want (USA)
  5. Warpaint – Paralysed (USA)

 
Vinyl Two, Side D

  1. Flea & John Frusciante – Not Great Men (USA)
  2. The Sounds – I Love a Man in a Uniform (Sweden)
  3. Hardcore Raver in Tears – Last Mile** (China)
  4. Killing Joke x Gang of Four – Forever Starts Now (Killing Joke Dub) (UK)
  5. Sekar Melati – Not Great Men (live version) (Japan)
About Bryan Joe Corder (4176 Articles)
Concert Photographer at heart, Love listening to music and going to shows to try to capture the magic on the stage with my imagery.I also review albums and live concerts.

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