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The Wonder Years singer reworks Motion City Soundtrack’s “It’s A Pleasure To Meet You” (listen)

by Andrew Sacher

photo: Motion City Soundtrack at Webster Hall in October (more by Mimi Hong)
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Last week you heard Motion City Soundtrack frontman Justin Pierre rework The Wonder Years “A Song For Patsy Cline” with his own lyrics/melodies before hearing TWY’s version. It’s off their split 7″, and now we’ve got the premiere of the other side of that split: TWY frontman Dan Campbell reworking MCS’ “It’s A Pleasure To Meet You.” Dan takes the power pop/alt-rock song and injects it with his punkier shout-singing which works out really well. Like with the other track, it’s both an interesting experiment but also stands on its own as a good song. Listen to “It’s (Sort Of) A Pleasure To Meet You” below.

TWY and MCS’ co-headlining tour already hit NYC twice (pictures), but it returns to the area on 11/27 at Starland Ballroom (tickets).

And if you missed the first song…

And the video of Dan and Justin discussing the process…

The Wonder Years / Motion City Soundtrack / State Champs / You Blew It! — 2015 Tour Dates
November 18th – The Ritz Ybor – Tampa, FL
November 19th – Revolution – Fort Lauderdale, FL
November 20th – House of Blues – Orlando, FL
November 21st – The Masquerade – Atlanta, GA
November 23rd – Amos’ Southend – Charlotte, NC
November 24th – Rams Head Live! – Baltimore, MD
November 25th – Electric Factory – Philadelphia, PA
November 27th – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ

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