I am routinely ambivalent about Andrew Bird covers — why mess with perfection, after all — but this one popped up on Tumblr and I was entertained enough to want to share it with you all. The added bonus of this being an older, less-well known song made it even more charming.
I know nothing about the gentleman performing here, aside from the fact that they all have Dutch names and, therefore, are most likely Dutch.
Derk van der Kamp-piano and vocals
Ian de Jong-violin, backup vocals
Michel van den Braak-guitar
Jörgen Hilbrands-guitar, backup vocals
Arjan Loogman-percussion, backup vocals