Regular readers with a vaguely unhealthy interest in my musical preferences will know I consider Gillian Welch's version of Radiohead's Black Star to be one of the most beautiful things in the history of beautiful things.
I came across this while trawling YouTube the other day. It's not quite in the same league, but it's still rather beautiful.
My wife was asking for a definition of "ethereal" recently; I played her a Marissa Nadler song.
Next week: Beach House do Idiotecque, Fake Plastic Trees by Alela Diane and Joanna Newsom's Paranoid Android...