Vivian Girls & Male Bonding – “Perfect Day” (Lou Reed Cover)
Today’s episode of WBEZ’s Sound Opinions features an interview and in-studio performance from Vivian Girls. The Girls did “Other Girls,” “Surfin’ Away,” and “When I’m Gone” for the show, as well as this cover of Lou Reed’s “Perfect Day.” London’s Male Bonding help out — or, really, kind of hurt — in the beginning, but the song gets better as it progresses.
“Year’s Not Long,” the opener from Male Bonding’s Nothing Hurts, is a better introduction to the band:
Vivian Girls’s Everything Goes Wrong is out now. Male Bonding’s Nothing Hurts is out 5/11 via Sub Pop and Vivian Girls appear on it.