Glen Campbell Rocks

Glen Campbell is releasing a new CD, Meet Glen Campbell, featuring remakes of popular rock songs and appearances by members of rock bands Cheap Trick and Jane’s Addiction, August 19.

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The album includes Glen’s versions of Green Day’s “Good Riddance (Time of Your Life),” John Lennon’s “Grow Old With Me” and two songs by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, “Angel Dream” and “Walls (Circus).” Several rockers have guest slots on the album. “I really like all of the songs and I had a great time recording them,” says Glen, best known for crossover hits like “Wichita Lineman,” “Rhinestone Cowboy” and others. “While I didn’t write these songs, this sounds like a Glen Campbell album, and that’s important to me.

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