Perfect art pop project. This really makes me want a time machine. The dude who posted these said a friend of his owned this cafe which is cool.
He also mentioned that this is just before their first record came out.
At the end Fred says something and then says “I’m a waiter”. Classic. Uh, yeah. Not for long, Fred.
I don’t know if it’s true but I heard this was an English teacher in Italy who thought it was ridiculous how Italian kids were singing along to songs in English but not understanding which of the sounds were even words. This is his hip sounding fake American song.
Devo. This was probably thee band of my life. Until the Dandys. They were even cooler than I knew. God I love the youtubes.
I particularly love their jealousy and ridicule of the “normal” middle class and rednecks. They are from Ohio so it makes al lot of sense now.
Incredible amount of thought in these videos. Bursting with ideas and energy and hot geek sexuality.