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They Might Be Giants covers Chumbawamba as part of the A.V. Club’s Undercover Series. This is absolutely a gift to mankind and should be regarded as such.

They Might Be Giants covers Chumbawamba


The Onion’s AV Club and Starbucks have teamed up for a 25 band covers project in which each band gets to pick one of 25 covers, with each subsequent band choosing from the remainder (I can’t wait to see who gets stuck with The Beach Boys’ Kokomo), but first out of the gate was Ted Leo & the Pharmacists, who tackled Tears for Fears’ “Everybody Wants to Rule the World”:

Ted Leo and the Pharmacists cover Tears for Fears' "Everybody Wants to Rule the World"

If the rest of them are even half as good as this, it’ll be a CD I will happily pick up.