Lily & Madeleine, an up and coming sister folk duo, performed a cover of Arcade Fire's song "Intervention" as a part of the Agit8 campaign which is a part of Bono's One Campaign. Their folkish acoustic approach to the track is definitely one that'll give you goosebumps. Lily & Madeline rose to fame through their viral video of "In the Middle".
Published on Jun 12, 2013
Watch this and other great performances at http://www.one.org/protestsongs.
Lily & Madeleine, the sensational sister folk-duo artists from Indianapolis, offer a quiet take on Arcade Fire's song about war, religion, community charm and community escape.
Agit8 is aimed at empowering people through protest songs for the G8 Summit that will take place this weekend in Northern Ireland. Other artists like Bruce Springsteen, U2 and Mumford and Sons have performed songs for the cause as well.
For more videos and information on the cause head over to Agit8's Youtube channel.