The Jesus and Mary Chain: Is Sky Ferreira Collecting Them All?

It’s not hard to hear the influence of The Jesus and Mary Chain in Sky Ferreira‘s music:

She now seems intent on collaborating with the entire original line up, albeit one at a time, that recorded the band’s classic 1985 debut album, Psychocandy (the subject of a recent addition to the 33 1/3 book series).

Last year, she dueted with JAMC’s original drummer Bobby Gillespie on Primal Scream‘s “Where the Light Gets In”:

She also appears with vocalist and guitarist brothers Jim and William Reid on the new album by the latest incarnation of The Jesus and Mary Chain, the group they co-founded (between fights):

Now if she could convince bass player Douglas Hart to give up film and return to music she’d have a complete set.

Barring that, maybe she can get him to direct a video for her upcoming, overdue album?


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