As Stereogum reported yesterday, Robin Pecknold of Fleet Foxes covered Neutral Milk Hotel’s “Two-Headed Boy” at a show this past Saturday. It’s ok, I guess, if nothing to write home about. It’s strange how the song seems less powerful when there’s any instrumentation beyond guitar and vocals. Here, listen:
And now watch this video of Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison doing NMH’s “Song Against Sex.” It’s super good…
Now watch this, which I can’t even describe.
Ok, fine, now this.