Listen to Father John Misty Cover the Velvet Underground’s “Who Loves the Sun”

Listen to Father John Misty Cover the Velvet Underground’s “Who Loves the Sun”

Father John Misty photo by Katie Stratton/Getty Images for Coachella; Lou Reed photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Mondo Boys are the duo of composers/producers Mike Griffin and Mike Schanzlin. Last year, they scored Eddie O’Keefe’s film Shangri-La Suite. Today, they’ve shared their soundtrack in the form of a 30-minute mixtape. It includes contributions from Father John Misty and Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado, as well as Burt Reynolds (who narrated the film) and more. Misty covers the Velvet Underground’s “Who Loves the Sun” (from Loaded) while Rado plays the Velvets’ “I Found a Reason” from the same record. (You may recall that FJM claimed that Lou Reed once visited him in a dream.) Listen to the Mondo Boys’ Shangri-La Suite mixtape below. (FJM’s cover appears at 2:59 and Rado’s is at 22:22.)

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