Ok, before I get to my coverage of and San Francisco's Treasure Island Music Festival, I wanted to share one more goodie from the Austin City Limits Fest, which also took place this weekend. Yesterday, I gave you an ACL performance of the Arcade Fire covering the Yeah Yeah Yeah's "Maps." Depending on your musical tastes, this cover could be even cooler.
It's our favorite whistling aficionado Andrew Bird with Norah O'Connor, offering a very unique take on Bob Dylan's "O Sister." (Thanks, You Ain't No Picasso.) What I love about this cover is that Bird keeps the framework of the Dylan song but adds his signature elements to build an entirely different piece of music. Listen and tell me what you think when you read more