The Shins Performed Floyd’s “Breathe” on Fallon Last Night

09/27/2011 2:03 PM |

They stayed relatively faithful to it too. Good thing James Mercer didn’t do a rendition of the orgasmic “Great Gig in the Sky,” which might have ended in a nationwide hormonal meltdown and a lot of teenage girl exploded brain cleanup today. Enjoy the performance above, and stay glued to your TV or computer screen over the next few days for more of Jimmy Fallon’s Pink Floyd tribute week with covers by the likes of MGMT, Pearl Jam and Foo Fighters.

[via Stereogum]