Thursday, May 26, 2011

Burberry Acoustic

'Alleyway' by Life in Film

is a 155 year-old global brand with a distinctly British attitude - synonymous with luxury, quality, innovation and timeless style, anchored by the iconic trench coat. Under the creative vision of Christopher Bailey, the Chief Creative Officer of Burberry, every aspect of the brand has evolved with a modern and pure expression that retains the original values and heritage of the house, founded in 1856

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To celebrate London Fashion Week, the BFC/Bazaar Fashion Arts Foundation and music partner Sony have announced a music album entitled ‘The Collection for London Fashion Week‘, curated & compiled by a different fashion luminary each season who will give their soundtrack to LFW.

The first compilation is ‘Burberry Acoustic – The Collection for London Fashion Week‘, curated by Burberry Chief Creative Officer Christopher Bailey. Not only does the album, which features all British musicians, play host to some big names – Elton John, David Bowie and The Pogues, it also includes four special Burberry Acoustic tracks recorded exclusively for the brand by emerging British bands Ramona, Patch William, Life In Film and Good Shoes.

The artwork for the album has been designed by Christopher Bailey and the package is a lavish hardback book, housing the CD and stunning Burberry photography.

Christopher Bailey, Burberry Chief Creative Officer, said ‘We have collaborated on so many projects with new and young emerging British bands over the years. For this album we have put together an incredible group of acoustic tracks from some of the finest talent coming out of the UK, bringing them to a global audience.’