Artist: The Wooden Birds Video: 'Criminals Win' Highlight: "We shot the video on…
- Posted on Jul 12th 2011 6:00PM by Marina Galperina
Video: 'Two Matchsticks'
Highlight: "'Two Matchsticks' is such a tidy little tale to begin with, if it were a book it would probably be a bedtime story," Andrew Kenny of the Wooden Birds tells Spinner. "It hinges on simple images like fire and books and heaven and matches and home, etc.: All things that people develop feelings about very early in life. When Justin pitched the idea, we loved it because it was a dark, but very honest reinterpretation of the song, but also because it read like a children's book and that's the thread that really ties the two pieces together."