Two young girls from Sweden who call themselves First Aid Kit — Klara is 15, and Johanna is 17, and they’ve recently signed to the Knife‘s Rabid Records — cover Fleet Foxes‘ “Tiger Mountain Peasant Song” in a Swedish forest. I’m generally not a big fan of covers, but at the risk of being banished from Blogville, I think I like this better than the original. I like my pastoral folk to be mad pastoral (via):

And here’s the mp3, apparently ripped directly from the video:

mp3:
first aid kit :: tiger mountain peasant song (fleet foxes cover)

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