Mark Linkous was best known as the leader of Sparklehorse, but he also worked with Tom Waits, PJ Harvey, Daniel Johnston, and many other prominent musicians. Now, 2 years after his tragic death, a handful of artists are paying tribute to the late rocker. Last Box Of Sparklers
is an album of Sparklehorse songs recorded by bands like The Flaming Lips, Phantogram, Portugal. the Man, and Jason Lytle of Grandaddy.
The album is being put together by Box of Stars, a non-profit focused on increasing awareness about mental health. The group is currently looking to the public to help fund the project with an Indiegogo campaign.
Watch the Indiegogo trailer here: