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and then I get it and I'm over it. Methinks I saw No Bra open for Patrick Wolf a couple years back, and it was the same experience.
but yes it's a good video
...and just found myself thinking "is this art"? I am clearly out of touch with da kidz.
its jokes. fucking funny jokes. munchausen is hilarious, bit of an exaggeration but a great send up of shit hipster one-up-ism
a really average and predictable send up of shit hipster one-up-ism that seemed to lack and real conviction?
OH MY GOD SHES TOPLESS.
"I heard that s/he is actually intersexual and s/he was born with both a penis and a vagina, but when doing a subversion march in Berlin with Chicks on Speed (but this was in like 1998 before anyone knew them) they broke into a butchers and performed some improv live art and s/he cut her penis off in the salami slicer and didn't even wince, but s/he kept the moustache"
I can imagine that could be interesting purely from observing how people react to the gender ambiguousness of the performer, but there's nothing worth paying any attention to in regards to the music/lyrics.
its a joke, its a comedy sketch delivered as a monologue, i think it works better on the recorded version. http://www.myspace.com/nnobra maybe its past me by completely and it is some po faced attempt at art but all i took away from it is a python-esque piss-ripping of pretentious art dudes.
That side of it is obviously all about provoking reaction.
Hence the Hitler moustache.
pretending to be bird, surely?