MUSIC: Lykke Li – No Rest For The Wicked

by Reginald Duvivier


Here’s Lykke Li‘s video for her single, “No Rest For The Wicked”. Here the pretty little Swedish chanteuse plays the role of poor Midwestern looking girl in love with a longshoreman who happens to be black. Unfortunately, the townies at the bar don’t like it too much and it turns into a mini American History X without the violence or death or topless jail dudes. These slow burning minimalist songs are quite a change for someone who was unabashedly pop a few years ago which just to proves to you that the best music is sad music. Watch below