JohnnyBliss here, longtime listener firsttime caller...Big fan of the show, THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTHNoooo,,,, Not the circus, that's cruel... well, come to think of it, Grateful Dead Tour was kind of a circus. Jerry Garcia Band shows were even stranger sometimes. Both had...
Goin' out to my sweet sweet Jane!
"Heavanly wine and roses seem to whisper to me....."
It seemed back in the 80's I'd heard so many bands cover this VU great. Then along came Cowboy Junkies and they dropped us dead in our tracks with their version. Lou says it is the one cover...
I love shoegaze/alternative bands! They make great covers and originals! Here are my favorite covers, so far:
1. Bethany Curve- Gouge Away
2. Pixies- Head On
3. Lush- I Have the Moon
4. Lush- Outdoor Miner
5. Lush- Fallin' in Love
6. Belly- Are you Experienced?
The more different and unusual a cover record is, the more I enjoy it. If the original song is loud I love to hear an acoustic version and vice versa. The main thing I hate is "note-for-note" covers. What is the point of that?
I live across the street from a ranch, where every year there is a series of big country artists that play every June for 4 days (and 2 days in August they have big names in rock). Last night, one of the artists (yes, a country artist) did a kick-*** cover of Nickelback's "Burn...
I both have an affinity for this song and the cover artist. <3 Good stuff. Even if it is a little weird. I'm not sure if I necessary love this particular cover, but it totally fits this group - Unusual Cover song. Heard it the other day on the radio, and when...
on the radio, the other day and realized how much I loved it. I chose this video because I think my friend Nunos would love the electric guitar....
....and then...there's Nirvana's version which I never tire of listening.