MpFree of the day: Bat for Lashes
Bat for Lashes cover one of Kings of Leon's most recognisable tracks. AND it's good.
What: Bat for Lashes cover Kings of Leon's Use Sombebody.
Genre: Goth-pop Although we've also heard 'folktronica' thrown around too.
Listen to when: You just can't crawl out of bed. And you don't want to.
On the surface, Bat for Lashes' version of Use Somebody might not sound a world away from Caleb and co's over-played orignal. But Natasha Khan's tentative vocal instantly softens the rock favourite and adds a haunting touch with the organ in the background, fitting beautifully. Even if it does sound a bit like it belongs at a funeral.
Listen: Bat For Lashes - Use Sombebody
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