I underestimated Camper Van Beethoven
when I was younger. Yes, I loved this song, and also Good Guys and Bad Guys
, but I missed how interesting they were, probably because their sound is so organic and folky. But I’ve rectified this by picking up their new “best of” collection called Popular Songs Of Great Enduring Strength And Beauty
. It’s been an extraordinarily busy week this week at the dayjob, and for several of those days I enjoyed some major CVB.
Cracker, which is a follow-on group from CVB, is a song I’ve enjoyed for one song, the long, cynical, sad, wonderful song Euro-Trash Girl.
With that prep, I invite you to watch and listen to the wonderful Take The Skinheads Bowling: