THE BIGGEST RANDOM COVERS POST IN THE HISTORY OF THE BLOGOSPHERE

Posted: May 24, 2008 by dillion in Uncategorized

I will now mysteriously disappear, leaving you with this.

My Morning Jacket-Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton cover)

Bridges and Balloons (Johanna Newsome cover)-Decemberists

Human Behavior-Decemberists

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Six Foot One (Liz Phair)-Baby Teeth

Diamonds are Forever (Shirley Bassey)-Arctic Monkeys

I Started a Joke-Calexico with Shannon Wright on vocals

1979 (Smashing Pumpkins)-Pavement

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (Band)- . . . And They Will Know Us By The Trail of the Dead

I Still Miss Someone (J. Cash)-Ryan Adams

Running Against the Wind (Bob Seger)-The Hold Steady

I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man (Prince)-My Morning Jacket

Fool in the Rain (Led Zeppellin cover)-Edie Brickell and The New Bohemians

One Wrong Turn (Rainer Ptacek cover)-Calexico

Lucifer Sam (Pink Floyd)-Flaming Lips

Lithium (Nirvana)-Pavement

Borderline (Madonna)-Counting Crows

Debaser (Pixies)-Rogue Wave

He Was a Friend of Mine (Byrds cover)-The Grateful Dead. A song for JFK.

Born Under a Bad Sign (Cream)-Smashing Pumpkins

Rock On (David Essex)-Smashing Pumpkins

When You Were Young (Killers)-Astrid Swan

Heaven (Talking Heads)-Clem Snide

I Don’t Wanna Grow Up (Tom Waits)-Cold War Kids

Hopelessly Devoted To You (Olivia Newton John)-Clem Snide. I can’t believe I used to have a crush on her . . .

Don’t You Want Me (remix) (Human League cover)-Alcazar

Curtains Close/Rockafella Skank (Fatboy Slim)-Arctic Monkeys

As Good as New (Abba)-Alcazar

Janie Jones (Clash)-Babyshambles. Out of this entire post, probably my favorite track.

Johnny B Goode (Chuck Berry cover)-My Morning Jacket

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Time of the Season (The Zombies)-Twilight Singers. Get it? Zombies?

Highway to Hell-My Morning Jacket

Moonlight Mile (Rolling Stones cover)-Drive By Truckers

You Shook Me All Night Long (ACDC cover)-Hayseed Dixie

Sexyback (Justin Timberlake cover)-James Eric

Karma Police (Radiohead cover)-Citizen Cope

California Uber Alles (Dead Kennedys)-The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy (Highly recommended!)

Bad Reputation [Freedy Johnston]-Death Cab for Cutie

Cry Me a River (Justin Timberlake cover)-The New Amsterdams

Green River (Creedence Clearwater Revival)-The Minutemen

Under My Thumb (Rolling Stones)-Social Distortion

Hawks and Doves (Neil Young)-Scott Miller

One More Night (Phil Collins)-Nina Gordon

Palmcorder Yajna (Mountain Goats)-Ben Gibbard

Your Advice (Blood Feathers)-Apollo Sunshine

Shadowlands (Joy Division)-The Killers (Is this the tackiest picture joke in the history of the internet? Yes? Then I broke two records with one post!)

Comments
  1. anthony says:

    good lord…

    thanks

  2. oops says:

    “Born Under a Bad Sign” was written by William Bell & Booker T. Jones and recorded by Albert King. It is not a Cream song… unless you mean the Smashing Pumpkins were covering a cover.

  3. isaid says:

    you don’t really mean disappear i hope. thx buddy, u rockski

  4. Andrew says:

    Super selection. Love the Stones Covers and ACDC … Thanx for these.

  5. liliane says:

    The goats by the waterfall is beautiful…
    The last one is😦

  6. Patrick says:

    Pretty class post. One small thing- I think the Joy Division song covered by The Killers is called Shadowplay, not Shadowlands.

  7. Bruno says:

    Hey thanx a lot. nice selection of covers hope you can bring us a second edition hehe. Thanx

  8. sophie says:

    i love covers and when they’re as great as these i can just smile and smile

  9. Gabriel says:

    me encanto la primera foto yo quiero una para my

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