I don’t normally do short posts, but occasionally something comes along that I want to share sooner rather than later.
I was introduced to Lykke Li’s particular brand of Swedish chanteuserie by a friend of mine, who put it on a mix CD for me last year. If you haven’t heard “Little Bit”, it’s something of a revelation – a haunting song about love, lust, and longing – and a popular favorite amongst my friends. If you haven’t heard it before, it’s worth a listen:
Given my fondness for the song, I was more than a little bit intrigued when I heard this evening that a local Portland band, Shadows on Stars, had just released a cover of “Little Bit” that adds a moody, urban feel to what was already an amazing track. Check it: