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Watch: The Shins Cover The Magnetic Fields’ “Andrew in Drag”

For "Like a Version"

Jul 27, 2012 The Shins
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The Magnetic Fields’ song “Andrew in Drag” is as charming as it is lyrically odd. Perhaps this is why, while visiting Australia’s Triple J radio station, James Mercer and The Shins decided to play their own faithful rendition of the gender-confused love story for the program’s cover series “Like a Version.” Before starting, Mercer called the track, featured on The Magnetic Fields’ recent album Love At the Bottom of the Sea, a “sad but hilarious” tune, and joked about his own experiences with cross-dressing. Click below to watch.



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