diamond rings cover teenage fanclub's 'mellow doubt'


Gender bending Canadian synthpop artist John O’Regan, otherwise known as Diamond Rings, had his debut album Special Affections reissued by Astralwerks. Now the label is pressing a limited edition 7″ of the single “You & Me” for O’Regan’s upcoming tour with fellow Canadians Junior Boys.

The b-side is of particular interest to me, as it’s a cover of “Mellow Doubt” by criminally underappreciated Scots Teenage Fanclub:
(via pitchfork)

Here’s the original if you need to jog your memory:

And while we’re at it, here’s the excellent in its own right a-side, “You & Me”:


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