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Covers that may just edge the originals..

Discussion in 'Music' started by Panja, Feb 2, 2019.

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    Leaves the original version standing.
     
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    I'm a massive fan of Radiohead ,but you have to stand back in awe when true genius gets a grip.
     
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    Blinded by the Lights by Manfredd Mann - shits on the Springstein version.
     
  6. Panja

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    It's a true story.
     
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    Whilst I do like this version - it's not a patch on the original.

    Same goes for Beat It by Fall Out Boy.
     
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    Horses for courses mate.
     
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    Crays cover of Mississippi Sheiks Sitting on top of the world
     
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    Big Robert Cray fan but for me Howlin' Wolf is the definitive cover. That voice is perfection.



    There are a lot of good and a lot of terrible versions out there.
     
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    Aretha's cover of The Bands The Weight .
     
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    ' i will always love you'

    Was as good as Dollys for differing reasons.
     
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    No.

    No.

    She's vastly overrated.
     
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    Personally, I think Cash murdered that song.
     
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    That's ok, tastes differ.
     
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    I quite like David Gray's version of Soft Cell's Say Hello Wave Goodbye, but he spoils it by going on for about two minutes too long..

     
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    #60 Nina, Apr 11, 2019
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