Yesterday, Owen released a cover of The 1975's "Me" for Polyvinyl's Stay Home benefit compilation, and he turned it into a hushed, acoustic emo song that pretty much sounds like his own material. As Stereogum points out, it turns out that newer emo band awakebutstillinbed had a cover of that same song recorded in that same fashion siting in their vault for almost three years, and now -- inspired by Owen -- they released it! Singer Shannon Taylor writes:

i wrote this arrangement almost 3 years ago thinking we'd cover it for a comp or something eventually, but then owen dropped a cover and now it just feels weird. i still like this arrangement though, so i recorded this little thing. just some fun during the quar

This one's great too! Listen below.

Meanwhile, The 1975 just released their own acoustic emo song, "Jesus Christ 2005 God Bless America," last Friday, and that's a duet with Phoebe Bridgers who just announced a new album today.