Today’s fit: “Emmylou” by First Aid Kit

This unconventional love song pays sweet praise to older artists that these gorgeous Swedish girls clearly admire.

If you’re unfamiliar with First Aid Kit, they are two sisters from Sweden who blew up after posting a little video of themselves covering Fleet Foxes in a forest somewhere. At the time, Johanna was just 17 and her younger sis Klara was just 14 (!!!). Five years later, the gals are no strangers to the music business.

I was lucky enough to see them back in the fall of 2010 at the El Mocambo before they exploded to play the likes of bigger Toronto venues such as the Danforth Music Hall (!!)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s