Thursday, August 10, 2006

A Few Good Cover Songs

Wiki has an overly-thorough entry on the subject of cover songs, here.

A few of these are really interesting. An Australian-reggaeish Hotel California, a heavy version of Buddy Holly, and an electronic-new wave Sweet Child Of Mine.

Good stuff.


The Cat Empire - Hotel California (The Eagles)
KT Tunstall - My Doorbell (White Stripes)
Sugababes - I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor (Arctic Monkeys)
Biffy Clyro - Buddy Holly (Weezer)
The Futureheads - Let's Dance (David Bowie)
Mylo - Sweet Child O' Mine (Guns N' Roses)
Blur - Maggie May (Rod Stewart)
Dresden Dolls - Two-Headed Boy (Neutral Milk Hotel)
Corinne Bailey Rae - Munich (Editors)
We Are Scientists - Be My Baby (The Ronettes)