The Opposite of UR DOIN IT RAWNG

I don't know what it is about combining the things 'Brooklyn' and 'boys' and 'band', but I usually come out a fan of the result. I caught a Harper Blynn show last month and then utilized my powers of Google-Fu to explore the far reaches of (uh, YouTube?) Cyberia, collecting material on them.

I'm a picky so-and-so where cover songs are concerned. I believe that if you can't do it better than the original (a true rarity) or do it with a different-yet-vicious spin, then don't do it at all. But like this: Don't! Do it! At ALLLLL. Fellow music-hounds, I know you know what I'm talking about.

Here's Harper Blynn doing a pretty terrific take on Beyonce's 'Halo', a song that I formerly found kind of tedious:

Brooklyn. Boys. Band. See?

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