Bombay Bicycle Club, Jamie Cullum Cover Lana Del Rey
Before they launch into their version of Lana Del Rey’s omnipresent “Video Games” in the live-in-studio video below, the members of British band Bombay Bicycle Club tease a “mystery cover.” Some mystery! At this point, it’d be more surprising if they covered anything other than “Video Games.” Still, the xylophone-driven version is, at the very least, a new wrinkle for the song, and the unnamed girl who duets with the band acquits herself very nicely.
Meanwhile Jamie Cullum’s solo piano take on “Video Games” went down at London’s HMV Forum last night for Q:
UPDATE: Here’s Kasabian’s take on “Video Games.”
At this point, I’m pretty sure Amrit and Scott are trying to make me hate Lana Del Rey. It’s not happening! Not yet, anyway!