Do lyrics maketh the band?

15 Jan

Because it’s Friday, and because you’re not presently amongst the screaming, sweaty, sun-toasted hoardes at Auckland’s Big Day Out, I thought this might be a nice opportunity to feature videos from some of my all-time favourite lyricists. Feel free to link up your personal favourites in the comments. Have a rad weekend.

Love, The Shortest Word.

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5 Responses to “Do lyrics maketh the band?”

  1. Pete January 15, 2010 at 1:27 pm #

  2. James January 15, 2010 at 1:52 pm #

  3. jonoaidney January 15, 2010 at 2:17 pm #

  4. brendongreen January 15, 2010 at 5:30 pm #

    I like that Sage Francis song a lot. Can I cheat and do two? I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Los Campesinos write funny/awesome lyrics.

    Also, for some reason I love the lyrics of Andrew Bird’s Fake Palindromes.


  5. Peggy Pearl January 16, 2010 at 9:10 am #

    A little late, but nevertheless…

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