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Wednesday September 26, 2018

From Stereogum

Here’s A Bluegrass Tame Impala Cover From Chris Thile’s Punch Brothers
By: Peter Helman

Chris Thile and Punch Brothers recently stopped by Spotify’s Studios to record a session for the streaming service’s Spotify Singles series, and along with their own Donald Trump Jr.-skewering “Jumbo,” they did a cover of Tame Impala’s epic Currents opener “Let It Happen.” Their rendition is about as faithful as it can be while completely switching up all of the instrumentation, swapping out the original’s electrified psych groove for the warm acoustics of mandolin and strings. Listen below.

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