Pale Young Gentlemen- “Paper Planes”

The Clash's "Straight From Hell" contains the same opening riffs from M.I.A.'s smash single, "Paper Planes." This connection, rather than an affinity for M.I.A., sparked the Pale Young Gentlemen's deconstructed, chamber pop cover of the hit song. ┬áLead singer Mike Reisenauer's tentative warble singing about being a "bonafide hustler" may seem a bit … [Read more...]