Sunday, November 18, 2012

It's Alright to Fail (Cat Power)

Her version here is sincere--I think--but when I first listened to it, I could also see a smirking, slithery Joel Gray/Cabaret-type character singing it on a tiny underground stage in Weimar Berlin, with the underlying "(Give up, give up...) Go on with EXACTLY what stuff you've been doing, you're just FINE..."

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