We’re tired of the achingly sincere amateurs and questionable remixes. Where’s an indie contemporary’s premature spin on the ninth best song of the decade? Some of us have blogs to blog! Enter “Young Folks”/ex-Concretes singer Victoria Bergsman aka Taken By Trees. Her terrific, foreign born East Of Eden includes “My Boys,” a jaunty and vaguely tropical take on Merriweather‘s celebrated single that messes around with gender roles. Everyone needs adobe slabs.
- Taken By Trees – “Watch The Waves”Download
East Of Eden is out 9/8 via Rough Trade.