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 Post subject: The Covers Thread.
PostPosted: 08 Nov 2009, 21:49 
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post a song and a cool or rotten cover of said song. Parodies will be allowed.

Let's have fun!

cover: Marilyn Manson, Get My Rocks Off


original: Dr. Hook adn the Medicine Show


Both good versions, In My Opinion.

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 Post subject: Re: The Covers Thread.
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Bob Dylan's classic.



Al's parody.



I think Al's makes more sense.

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http://www.last.fm/music/The+Be+Good+Ta ... +Doves+Cry

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Sympathy For The Devil - Rolling Stones


I actually prefer Jane's Addiction version


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 Post subject: Re: The Covers Thread.
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I'll agree. never been a real Stones fan. :)

I'll see your Janes and raise you a Sisters

Gimme Shelter, the first version:



Gimme Shelter, the one that made my roommate cry in pain...



I don't like the song either way... :(

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The When Doves Cry isn't too bad. The Shelter cover is a little heavy but not too bad.


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 Post subject: Re: The Covers Thread.
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T. Rex's 'Bang a Gong'


The Power Station version ...


Def Leppard? Yep ...


And Witchqueen ...


And Saw Doctors ...


And Thoz Guys ...


And Cinema Bizarre


And, last, but not least, The Revolting Cock's version ...

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Hungry Like the Wolf.

Duran.



Reel Big Fish.



Completely different tunes.

Was that too much? I never know...

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jess wrote:
Reel Big Fish.



Completely different tunes.

Was that too much? I never know...


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Tainted Love.

The original


(interesting, she was with a TRex dude, which had another mega covered tune up tread)

and a few others...

The one we all know



Marilyn Manson's



Pussy Cat Dolls



Coil. (At which point I have to say, faster faster you're killing me...)



Milk Inc.



and, the Chipmunks. Don't bother clicking. For realz.


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Hex wrote:
jess wrote:
Reel Big Fish.



Completely different tunes.

Was that too much? I never know...


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Agree. I like when they are completely different than the original.


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It always bugs me when covers sound so much like the original you can't tell the difference...

Funkytown





I like the cover better because it's a little faster and harder... And i think he sings better.

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-- I like the Michelle Malone one the best.

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