Covers I Like As Much (Or More) Than The Originals

Artist Song Buy
The Candy Butchers  I Want It That Way (Backstreet Boys)  buy on itunes
Fountains Of Wayne  Baby, One More Time (Britney Spears)  buy on itunes
Nickel Creek  Spit On A Stranger (Pavement)  buy on itunes
Red Hot Chili Peppers  Teenager In Love (Dion & The Belmonts)  buy on itunes
Whiskeytown  Nervous Breakdown (Black Flag)  buy on itunes
Shadowland  It's All Over Now, Baby Blue (Bob Dylan)  buy on itunes
Paul Westerberg  Nowhere Man (The Beatles)  buy on itunes
Alana Davis  I Want You (Third Eye Blind)  buy on itunes
Shawn Colvin & Mary Chapin-Carpenter  One Cool Remove (Greg Brown)  buy on itunes
Joe Henry  Homecoming (Tom T. Hall)  buy on itunes
Poison  Your Mama Don't Dance (Loggins & Messina)  buy on itunes
Afghan Whigs  Lost In The Supermarket (The Clash)  buy on itunes
Dolly Parton  Shine (Collective Soul)  buy on itunes
Freedy Johnston  Earn Enough For Us (XTC)  buy on itunes
Keb Mo & Lyle Lovett  Til It Shines (Bob Segar)  buy on itunes
Rufus Wainright  Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen)  buy on itunes
Waltons  Only Love Can Break Your Heart (Neil Young)  buy on itunes
Teenage Fanclub  Jesus Christ (Big Star)  buy on itunes
The Holmes Brothers  I Want To Be Ready (Ben Harper)  buy on itunes
Dishwalla  It's Going To Take Some Time (The Carpenters)  buy on itunes

Comment:

I've never posted a covers collection before and these are just some ones I liked. Some of these are just fun and some are truly inspired "re-creations" rather then straight ahead remakes.

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Curtis_Burns
Date: 9/28/2002
Looks great. An especially inspired Whiskeytown pick.
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Vrtual
Date: 9/28/2002
How can you not have even one Mr. Bungle song? They do the best covers. Super Mario Bros. theme, Welcome Back Kotter theme, Hit Me Baby One More Time, etc. Yeah, they're all live bootlegs, but they're easy to find with the right p2p.
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rad jose1
Date: 9/28/2002
i have to just say way to make a GREAT covers mix CD using a lot of not so common covers! it's AWESOME for that reason alone... and yeah it looks like an awesome mix as well w/ out the concept

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