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Kids choir EAST40 have teamed up with the indie label to release ‘Let the Games Begin’ – a single in aid of UNICEF which celebrates the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Following the choir’s performance at the House of Lords in London, Vaccines guitarist Freddie Cowan began mentoring the vocal group comprising youngsters from nursery, primary and secondary schools across the East End of Glasgow. Paul Thomson of Franz Ferdinand worked on the release along with songwriter Jonathan Carr, who composed the song with the children and Scott Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit.
The single is available on iTunes with 76p of the £1.29 download cost coming directly to UNICEF.