I had to share a new band I discovered tonight (thanks Dakota!). At first look I admit I had no idea what to make of Steam Powered Giraffe. They are an eclectic mix of vaudeville, true 80’s and some Peewee Herman mixed in.
The first video I saw was Diamonds, sung by Giraffe lead The Spine, a stirring and wonderfully bizarre cover of Rihanna’s song of the same name. By the time I saw their cover of I Love It I was hooked.
These guys are amazing – watch some of their videos on Youtube. Better than a band – eye candy, ear candy and brain candy all rolled up in one zazzy package that will make you laugh and love! My new favorites. Here’s some of my favorites: