It started with a search for Katy Perry’s
and ended with Bitty down a Youtube rabbit hole, watching a guy whose face he couldn’t see sing acoustic cover after acoustic cover of pop songs with a certain alluring air of tragedy.
With an unrevealing channel name like ‘SweetiePie90’ there was really no telling who the guy was -- and he always sat
enough off-camera that it was obvious he didn’t want people to know. The few times he’d sat in full view of the camera, he was always turned all the way around.
At best, all anyone could say about him was that he was some blond white guy.
A blond white guy with an amazing voice, of course. The song ended and it rolled over to the next video. It was Bastille’s
, and the video was obviously filmed in a hotel room.
The camera focused on hands playing a honey-gold guitar, light flashing off the strings and the small bits of inlaid pearl on the guitar’s neck.
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