Mumford & Sons’ Hilarious Video For ‘Hopeless Wanderer’

Mumford & Sons don’t take themselves as seriously as one would deem from their emotional lyrics and the recently showcased their infamous tongue-in-cheek humor for their “Hopeless Wanderer” video.

It starts off innocently, with who we presume are the folk rockers playing in a sunny field. But after a poignant verse, the audience is treated to the rag-tag sight of comedians Jason Sudekis, Ed Helms, Jason Bateman, and Will Forte playing each member of the band. While they play up to folk clichés throughout the video, “Hopeless Wanderer” is weirdly amazing.

Just imagine an erotically-tinged fusion of Christopher Guest’s A Mighty Wind, the Coen Brothers’ Oh Brother, Where Are Thou?, and strangely, Magic Mike.

Recovering from bassist Ted Dwane’s blood-clot scare, Mumford and Sons played Lollapalooza this weekend. In an interview with Radio.com, Dawne attested “all is well. ”

“He was a brave little bunny,” frontman Marcus Mumford added. “He played to over 100,000 people that week with that thing in his head. Badass.”

–Nadia Noir, KROQ

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 93.1 Jack FM

Best Of Los Angeles
JACKtivites
Flashback Lunch

Listen Live