(Artwork by our very own, amazing Sesseka).
The playlist below splices Kishi Bashi’s recent covers of the Talking Heads, Beirut, & ELO with the original renditions of those songs performed by their composers. With the recently released 7″ singles, Kishi Bashi chose to back his three original singles from his album 151a with orchestral covers of Talking Heads “This Must Be the Place”, Beirut “A Sunday Smile” and ELO “Twilight/Prologue”. Listen to the re-imagined orchestral covers side by side the originals below. (Note: the A-Sides aren’t included in this playlist)
All three 7″ records available for $20 (order here)