A blog devoted to the works of Stephin Merritt of The Magnetic Fields, The 6ths, Future Bible Heroes, The Gothic Archies, et al. This blog will feature news related to his work, as well as occasional fanboy gushes from the author. Thank you for stopping by, and may all your dreams come true.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Stephin Merritt interviewed, plays "I Die"



Above is a really beautiful video of Mr. Stephin Merritt playing "I Die"  for Xtra.ca on his ukulele.  It's the sparsest I've ever heard this particularly sparse song sound and I really adore it.  At this link, there is an additional video of Mr. Merritt playing "Andrew in Drag" and also one of him being interviewed, predominantly about queer issues.  Both are recommended, though I'm not sure we need any more videos of him playing "Andrew in Drag," thanks.

There's also a pretty great interview with Mr. Merritt by CBS here.

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