Random Cover of the Week – A French Bossa Nova Twist on “Tainted Love”

Who needs Soft Cell when you can have Nouvelle Vague? If you’re anything like me you’re not familiar with the band’s act. Turns out they’re known for taking punk, rock, and New Wave songs and covering them with 60s bossa nova flair. Right on. Here’s their take on the classic 80s hit, “Tainted Love”: