Patrick Wolf cocks up “Umbrella” at Lovebox Festival

Posted August 2nd, 2007 by eric

It’s rarely amusing when obscure indie artists integrate mainstream mega-hits into their own songs as some sort of winking ironic statement, but Patrick Wolf’s snippet of Rihanna’s “Umbrella” is particularly painful and awful. The only band I can think of that pulled this type of smirking smugness off with any consistency whatsoever was The Dismemberment Plan.

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