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Thursday, July 28 2011

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!


Wednesday, May 25 2011

Dennis Coffey: Dennis Coffey

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


Sunday, October 10 2010

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.


Thursday, October 7 2010

Phil Collins: Going Back

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


Thursday, August 19 2010

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.


Thursday, August 20 2009

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.


Monday, July 20 2009

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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