ThisSmallPlanet is a blog about life and culture. "New Music Today" is the indie rock music section, featuring links to new music downloads, selected music articles from our favorite sites, and original writing, photos, and videos about music by mikedx1 (Michael Donnelly)
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Stereogum: Arctic Monkeys cover Tame Impala: "Feels Like We Only Go Backwards"
Tame Impala’s “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards” has already been interpreted by Dave Harrington, Chrome Canyon, Memory Tapes, Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky, and the PS22 Kids Chorus, among others, and we’re still not sick of it. Now Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner is the latest to take on the Lonerism standout. He played a solo acoustic version of the song for Tame Impala’s Aussie homeland’s radio station triple j. Watch that performance along with the band’s stripped-down “Do I Wanna Know?” below.