Today’s Tuneage: Yeasayer
By FITSNews || We promise to play some Sinatra (or P-funk) for the hip-challenged very soon, but today we wanted to stick with the “stuff you’ve never heard before” theme.
Specifically … a video from Brooklyn, New York experimental rockers, “Yeasayer.”
Yeah … we’d never heard of them either, but they’ve become pretty popular among the hip-fluent since appearing at the 2007 SXSW festival, an annual interactive, movie and music event held in Austin, Texas.
This song is called “Ambling Alp,” and the vocals sound incredibly familiar but for the life (lives) of us we can’t put our finger(s) on the 80’s singer this song conjures …
Anybody got any ideas?