They Played What, Where? Vol. 2, No. 1

A video featuring Beyonce's baby sister, Solange, doing a version of "Viva La Vida" landed in my inbox late last night. Which reminded me that I'd heard something truly strange early Sunday afternoon, while walking in downtown Bethesda. A violinist and electric bass player were set up in front of Barnes and Noble, and as I was walking down the street, away from the store, I began to hear some strangely familiar chords ringing out. And I realized they were performing that weepy Coldplay song, "The Scientist." And you know what? It sounded downright pretty.

Whereas this Solange cover, well ... listen for yourself:

By J. Freedom du Lac |  February 3, 2009; 8:27 AM ET Randomness
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Didn't know you traveled into the burbs J Free! I can only assume it was to see a movie at Bethesda Row?

Posted by: BradfordPearson | February 3, 2009 9:33 AM

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