April 27, 2016
Perhaps taking a cue from Aphex Twin, Danger Mouse has been posting some unheard songs to Soundcloud. Previously, there was a demo from The Rapture called “Every Little Thing” that pulled at our heartstrings, and now he's dropped a beguiling remix of “Crazy,” the massive 2006 he shared with Cee-Lo Green as Gnarls Barkley. It's subtitled as “(Rejected),” and it's not hard to hear why—I imagine most major labels would balk at repackaging the chart-topper and Grammy winner as the Beck-esque acoustic prank we have here. Their loss. It's fun, slightly haunting, and streaming below.