Sonic Diet

WMSE Song of the Day (Tune In Turn Up): Mr. Little Jeans Remix of “The Suburbs”

The Arcade Fire’s title track from their most recent album The Suburbs drips with enough heavy-weighted melancholy all on its own, but Norweigan electro lady, Mr. Little Jeans [Monica Birkenes], crystallizes it into an even more startling form with her frozen rendition. Touted as ‘the next Kylie Minogue’ (and alternately Debbie Harry, Karen O and Lykke Li references, too), Birkenes has yet to release her first album, but still seems comfortable as you please to tackle a song revamp of a Grammy-awarded group.

This entry was published on May 26, 2011 at 5:39 pm. It’s filed under General and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: