Oasis, Killers Remake Sgt. Pepper’s…

…God Knows Why: “On June 1, Sgt. Pepper turns 40. BBC Radio 2, in bizarre, ill-advised tribute to that otherwise momentous occasion, has commissioned thirteen bands to cover the venerable album’s songs, with the results being aired June 2. The bands will use the Beatles’ original recording equipment and Beatle engineer Geoff Emerick will oversee the project.

Roughly half of the bands have been announced so far…” (Pitchfork)