Live Video: Jonathan Meiburg of Shearwater at Sub Pop Silver Jubilee

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Anna McClain
Photo by Morgen Schuler

While Shearwater may have traveled two-thousand miles to be at the Sub Pop Silver Jubilee, the Texans seemed right at home in Seattle. KEXP went backstage at the Jubilee to capture Shearwater's Jonathan Meiburg deliver not only his work with Shearwater and Blue Water White Death but a song by a band that put Sub Pop and Seattle on the map. Watch Jonathan enthusiastically perform (complete with "special" vocal effects) his original songs as well as Nirvana's "Negative Creep" then bring it back to Texas with "Fucked Up Life," a cover of fellow Sub Pop band The Baptist Generals.

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