As you may or may not be aware, Revolver has relaunched. Whether or not the magazine can return the status of its pre-AFI cover glory days or not remains to be seen… but if this video they debuted is any indication, they’re off to a good start.
The clip sees Myrkur covering King Diamond’s “Welcome Home,” which may not sound very special in and of itself… but she does it with a piano and her voice and nothing else. In fact, if not for the falsetto, you might not even recognize it as “Welcome Home.” In other words, it’s the best kind of cover — a reinvention, not simply a recreation.
Check it out: