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Weaves share zany cover of the Beatles’ “Help!” — listen

on August 17, 2016, 12:05pm

Photo by Nina Corcoran

Rising act Weaves kept art rock alive, well, and weird on their well-received self-titled debut album back in June. Turns out they apply that same knack for oddball arrangements even when it comes to covers.

Case in point: the Canada outfit’s stuttering, deconstructed take on Beatles classic “Help!” Seems like Dirty Projectors have pretty much dropped off the face of the earth, but something tells me they’d appreciate this wacky reimagining. Check it out below.

Here’s the original: