Thursday, July 05, 2012

Possibly the worst cover of all time

Because Mrs. Angus is addicted to passionfruit iced tea, I now frequently go into Starbucks. Today I heard the most hideous cover of a great song I've heard in my half century plus on the planet.

It's Julia Stone, trying to sing like Joanna Newsom, covering the National's "Bloodbuzz Ohio"

Here's the original:

and here's the cover:

Curse you Starbucks and your delicious shaken iced tea!!


Gerardo said...

Alternate post title suggestion:

Buzz Kill.

Perry de Havilland said...


Road to Surf Bum said...

Joanna Newsom
...just reading her name makes me feel better about everything...