EMA has pretty impeccable taste in covers: Robert Johnson, Danzig, Nirvana, “Crimson And Clover.” And on her recent covers, she’s been making like Ethan Hawke in Reality Bites and covering the Violent Femmes’ deathless sexual-frustration anthem “Add It Up,” with added quasi-gypsy violin abuse. Watch a video of it below.

(via Pitchfork)

Fun fact: The day after I graduated from high school, I watched Virginia hardcore greats Avail cover this song and generally leave a gigantic smoking hole in the ground. Yes, you’re jealous.

Comments (2)
  1. My mama always told me to emphasize the positive. She knows the words.

  2. The crowd looks bored out of their minds

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