Articles tagged covers

28 Jul 2011 // 8:56 PM

Nguyên Lê: Songs of Freedom

Here's a trick: a five-minute "In A Gadda da Vida" that's more self-indulgent than the original!

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Dennis Coffey: Dennis Coffey

A polite and well-rehearsed take on Evil Psychedelic Soul.

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Kathryn Williams: Relations

A North American release for the British singer-songwriter's 2004 album of cover versions. Williams provides feminine interpretations of nuanced male lyricism from the songbooks of Cohen, Young, Cobain, Malkmus and others.

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7 Oct 2010 // 9:00 PM

Phil Collins: Going Back

It's the album that shows Phil Collins following his heart. What more could you ask for?

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Richard Conti Marches On ... (Covers Album)

The Marches remain one of indie-rock's best-kept secrets right now, but following up their debut full-length with an EP of nothing but covers (Adele, Thom Yorke) is a risky move -- but a brilliant one as well.

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20 Aug 2009 // 8:58 PM

Jay Brannan: In Living Cover

On In Living Cover, Brannan wisley scales back to a low-pressure coffeehouse setting where he is free to test out his own material amidst a selection of his well-worn favorites.

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Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs: Under the Covers Vol. 2

These are power-pop covers of power-pop songs; straightforward versions that usually lay the guitar-pop sugar on even thicker than the originals did.

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"Island of Lemurs: Madagascar" Is Cute but Spooky

// Short Ends and Leader

"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.

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