“I don’t know why I’m contacting you about this,” Nathan writes Stereogum. “It’s my group (one man group) we do Bobby McFerrin styled covers of indie rock songs.”
Um … awesome!
Let’s have a listen: indieblockedappella.com.
Wolf Parade, Arcade Fire, Decemberists, White Stripes, Wilco, two Sufjan tunes … Nathan’s repetoire reads like a Stereogum playlist. They’re not all great, but A+ for effort and song selection.
One criticism, Nathan. Indieblockedappella? Let us pick a new name for you.
It seems like everyone’s got a friend who did a cappella in college. Or maybe you’re that friend. What’s the coolest performance you ever saw. Assuming cool a cappella isn’t an oxymoron.