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Postby Remus » Thu May 24, 2012 9:40 pm

Anyone want to share their favourite cover songs?

At the moment, I'm really loving Boyce Avenue's cover of Somebody That I Used to Know by Gotye.
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Re: Cover Songs

Postby galexy96 » Thu May 24, 2012 11:24 pm

That cover sounds awesome :)

I love this cover of Taylor Swift's Safe and sound covered by Luke Conard, Alex Goot and Chad Sugg :mrgreen:
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Re: Cover Songs

Postby MontyDyspraxia » Fri May 25, 2012 12:01 am

One of my favourite bands is a cover band. They're called Gregorian and they are from Germany. As you might have guessed from their name, they take contemporary rock songs and put a Gregorian Chant sound to them. They've covered just about everyone. Except maybe Lady Gaga... :lol: (Would love them to cover Bad Romance, though!) Here are some of my favourites:
The Sound of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel
My Immortal by Evanescence
Heaven by Bryan Adams ... ure=relmfu
Wake Me Up When September Ends by Green Day

^^Can't you just imagine these guys doing covers of Disney songs? I would love it if they did! (OK, they did do Can You Feel the Love Tonight)

EDIT: Forgot to mention one! This is Stephin Merritt, my favourite singer in the whole entire world, covering Peter Gabriel.

Ironically, Peter Gabriel did a cover of one of Stephin's songs around the same time. But that cover was rubbish :P
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Re: Cover Songs

Postby 07williamsdj » Tue May 29, 2012 11:45 am

I love Thunder's cover of In a Broken Dream, its so powerfull and Danny Bowes voice is amazing! I also like Metallica's cover of Turn The Page, I think its clever how they put some of the saxophone bits into guitar and I just love the song :lol: . I might put up links later.

Re: Cover Songs

Postby Ben Jackson » Thu May 31, 2012 5:44 pm

Megadeth-No More Mr Nice Guy: -warning this video does have some flashing light effects
Thunder-Lazy Sunday Afternoon live version:
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Re: Cover Songs

Postby Luna_is_so_cool_like » Wed Sep 26, 2012 7:02 am

Lostprophets, one of my favorite bands, have done a few good covers. They've done Cry Me A River, Sweet Dreams My LA Ex and probably a few more. Also, Modestep, another favorite, have covered Paradise. I love Modestep's Paradise cover. It's absolutley gorgeous, and worth listening to.
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