Blindboy Boatclub is a person of many trades – comic, musician, podcaster, creator, and most not too long ago, streamer. Given that he can’t gig or journey in the meanwhile, Blindboy’s turned to Twitch to have a extra concerned relationship along with his viewers, streaming Red Dead Redemption 2, and offering an improvised live performance whereas he’s at it.
During a latest 90 minute stream, the plastic-bag-wearing artist introduced out some devices from his dwelling studio to jam out a tune to accompany his wanderings within the previous west. Looping a guitar riff and another sounds, Blindboy then offered some, er, vibrant commentary on the NPCs in his neighborhood.
You can watch a 4 minute snippet that includes two transient tunes under. Although he’s higher identified these days for his brief story collections and The Blindboy Podcast, for which company have included John and Brenda Romero, the Limerick man first caught the general public eye as one half of the satirical musical duo Rubberbandits. Together, Blindboy and his companion Mr. Chrome, who additionally wears a plastic bag over his head, had a string of viral hits together with Dad’s Best Friend, I Wanna Fight Your Father, and Horse Outside, which was their greatest hit single.
Now that he’s joined the great world of livestreaming, the content material prospects inside Red Dead Redemption 2 are plentiful. One can take pleasure in scenic pictures, or an concerned roleplay, and there’s various worthwhile mods, like this one which provides a zombie horde, or this one which shrinks Arthur to be miniature. It was considered one of our video games of the yr 2019 for a purpose.
How my quarantine & not having the ability to gig goes. I’m taking part in crimson dead redemption 2 and as a substitute of commenting, I’m utilizing devices to put in writing and carry out a soundtrack which is improvised on the fly. Highlights from Friday right here. Give me a comply with on twitch please. pic.twitter.com/QOba3NBKVe
— The Blindboy Podcast (@Rubberbandits) June 22, 2020