Kevin Devine is now streaming his cover of The Cure‘s “Lovesong” via Stereogum. Kevin Devine’s contemplative acoustic rendition of this classic Cure song comes off ofDevinyl Splits No. 3, his split 7″ with Scranton indie-rockers Tigers Jaw and the third installment of the year-long Devinyl Splits series. Devinyl Splits No. 3 comes to Bad Timing Records September 11th. Pre-orders for the 7″ are available HERE and digitally HERE.
The Devinyl Split series features Kevin Devine teaming up with six different artists throughout 2015. The first two splits in the series have already been released. In January, Kevin Devine and Matthew Caws of Nada Surf covered each other’s songs on Devinyl Splits No. 1, Matthew covering Kevin’s “Fiscal Cliff” and Kevin doing a take on Nada Surf’s “Inside Of Love.” In May, Meredith Graves of Perfect Pussy released her first solo track “Took The Ghost To The Movies” through Devinyl Splits No. 2, while Kevin put forward a heartbreaking “Gießen,” a tribute to his old friend and bandmate Mike Skinner, who passed away in 2014.