Update:: Fitz and the Tantrums on Leno, 5 April 2011
I just saw on AUX a bit on Fitz and the Tantrums [free download avail of "Moneygrabber"], who were recently featured on Conan this past week and on Kimmel last month. More on the band here. Their infectious bit of neo-soul with all the trimmings is compelling and rich::
There's a look and feel that I'm sure team MadMen would just love to tap into, as the show drifts into the late 60s-early 70s. Frontman Fitz is taking a page out of the book of 80s UK artists like Martin Fry of ABC and Dr. Robert of The Blow Monkeys and putting his own unique stamp on it.
Here's "Winds of Change"::
"Breaking the Chains of Love"::
Twitterversion:: [videos] #FridayNightVideos on Saturday night featuring funkified neo-soul of @FitzAndTantrums @Prof_K