Okkervil River’s YouTube project + “Movie” in Stockholm

So, Okkervil River’s so-called hiatus, until they’re starting to rock ‘n’ roll over the seas again, apparently incorporates rehearsing and starting a YouTube cover-project, where one artist or more will cover one track from the coming album “The Stand Ins” until its release on September 9th. One cover will be released per day, all in order per the song-list off the album. Here’s Will talking about the project:

First out is A.C. Newman from The New Pornographers, covering “Lost Coastlines” together with Will. Here it is.

Speaking of the band, I didn’t know Will had the audacity to record a couple of lonesome versions of songs of his while they swung around Stockholm in November. Lucky me, Swedish TV were skulking around and found Will and Scott sitting in some cinema acting all noir, playing the olden, slow version of “Our Life Is Not A Movie Or Maybe“:

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