Things sound different when you're under the covers

Artist Song Buy
Dinosaur Jr.  Beat the Retreat (Richard Thompson)  buy on itunes
Melt Banana  Surfin' USA (The Beach Boys)  buy on itunes
The Raincoats  Lola (The Kinks)  buy on itunes
Johnny Cash  The Mercy Seat (Nick Cave)  buy on itunes
Schneider TM  The Light 3000 (The Smiths - orig There is a Light...)  buy on itunes
The Feelies  Paint it Black (Rolling Stones)  buy on itunes
Son Volt  Open All Night (Bruce Springsteen)  buy on itunes
Robyn Hitchcock  Orange Claw Hammer (Don Van Vliet)  buy on itunes
Ghost  Dominoes - Celebration for the Gray Days (Syd Barrett - orig Dominoes)  buy on itunes
Calexico  Alone, Again, Or (Love)  buy on itunes
Chicks on Speed  Wordy Rappinghood (Tom Tom Club)  buy on itunes
Hole  Credit in the Straight World (Young Marble Giants)  buy on itunes
Screamin Jay Hawkins  Heart Attack and Vine (Tom Waits)  buy on itunes
Sonic Youth  Computer Age (Neil Young)  buy on itunes
The Flaming Lips  Knives Out (Radiohead)  buy on itunes
Richard Thompson  Baby One More Time (Britney Spears)  buy on itunes

Comment:

I'm not always a fan of cover versions, but I like these ones (obviously). The original artists are in brackets after the song titles. I may make more of these - it was kinda fun!

Feedback:

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blasikin
Date: 4/11/2006
Some of my favorite covers too (Lola, Love, Screaming Jay) and the rest I'd love to hear. Nice work!
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gobi
Date: 4/11/2006
Would like to hear that version of Orange Claw Hammer.
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SwankQueen
Date: 4/12/2006
Wowie, fantastic!
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Little Spencer Boys
Date: 4/12/2006
Love covers. Love THESE covers. Damn fine mix.

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