Sonic Youth Make Eagle-Eyed Viewers Play A Guessing Game

noah | June 23, 2009 10:30 am
Sonic Youth’s performance of “No Way” on last night’s Late Night With Jimmy Fallon was straight fire, with the band ripping through the track in such a way that made this observer think that she really, really needs to see them live again soon. In addition to the awesome performance, there’s an Easter egg of sorts for those of you who want to watch the clip again and again: If you look closely, you’ll notice that most of the camera angles are expressly designed to avoid getting Thurston Moore’s shirt, which Late Night drummer/band Twitter-leader ?uestlove called “the riskiest shirt ive ever seen on broadcast tv,” all the way into any shot. All I can make out is a shirtless dude with a slightly bent arm… [YouTube]