Tag: Cover

Saturday Sampler August 19th

Saturday Sampler August 19th

The Saturday Sampler August 19th edition features nine tantalizing singles from across the globe. Artists from Australia, Canada, Russia, Sweden, and the US infuse this playlist with a wide range of genres. Whether you’re a fan of indie rock, gothic Americana, disco pop, psychedelic folk-pop, dream pop-rock, or David Bowie, these tunes are sure to spice up your weekend. Check […]

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The Matinee July 12th

The Matinee July 12th

We have an 8-pack of great new music on The Matinee July 12th edition that includes one unbelievable cover; an unpretentious and clever teenager who is redefining alt hip hop; a handful of rockers; and a couple of sultry numbers that will spice things up.   Aloric – “When Doves Cry” (Prince cover) (London, England) RIYL: Phoria, Mt. Wolf, The […]

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Cover Premiere : Bodywash: “All I Wanna Do” (The Beach Boys)

Cover Premiere : Bodywash: “All I Wanna Do” (The Beach Boys)

We receive many requests for premieres, and quite a few for cover songs as well. For us, the cover needs to be unique enough for us that we need to share it. Some of the best covers include keeping with the spirit of the original, but having the ability for the artist/band to shape it with their own, unique style […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “Bittersweet Symphony” by E^ST (The Verve)

CoverBack Thursday – “Bittersweet Symphony” by E^ST (The Verve)

If you haven’t noticed, we love Triple J and we actually do cover a nice amount of artists from Australia and now we have another one. This version of The Verve’s “Bittersweet Symphony” is amazing and definitely worth sharing. If you aren’t familiar with E^AST, check out her track Alley and become a fan. We look forward to hearing more […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “Shake It Out” by James Bay (Florence & The Machine)

CoverBack Thursday – “Shake It Out” by James Bay (Florence & The Machine)

UK Singer-Songwriter James Bay has delivered a pretty awesome version of “Shake It Out” by Florence & The Machine for BBC1’s Live Lounge. He brings a soulful acoustic spin to one of F&M’s most notable tracks. James Bay was really great live at last year’s ACL Festival and his debut album Chaos and the Calm is a great showing for […]

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CoverBack Thursday – Lonesome Tonight by The Morelings (New Order)

CoverBack Thursday – Lonesome Tonight by The Morelings (New Order)

Today’s CoverBack Thursday is a super lush version of New Order’s Lonesome Tonight. The Morelings are a dream pop duo from Philadelphia, PA and they are making some enthralling dream pop that you definitely need to hear. Kedra & Matt have been creating some awesome lush sounds since 2014. They also had great response from their debut EP No Sign. […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “Daffodils” by Foals (Mark Ronson)

CoverBack Thursday – “Daffodils” by Foals (Mark Ronson)

UK alt rockers Foals have created a pretty awesome version of “Daffodils” originally by Mark Ronson that features Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker. Foals took the original and made it their own with this grooving and maraca shaking cover for Triple J’s Like A Version. As we patiently await Foals’ new album release What Went Down which will be out 8/28 […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “Solitude” by Marissa Nadler (Black Sabbath)

CoverBack Thursday – “Solitude” by Marissa Nadler (Black Sabbath)

It is no secret we love Melissa Nadler here at The Revue. She received a glowing review from us for last year’s release of July . She even made our list for the top 50 albums of last year as well. So it’s no surprise that today we share her hauntingly beautiful cover of Black Sabbath’s “Solitude“. It is so great it’s […]

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CoverBack Thursday – Down Here in Hell (With You) by Chandanie

CoverBack Thursday – Down Here in Hell (With You) by Chandanie

Today our CoverBack Thursday is from Chandanie, an R&B songstress from NYC. Her vocals remind of Erykah Badu and her re-interpretation of Van Hunt‘s 2004 r&b original is impressive. Chandanie is the songstress of the No9to5 hip-hop collective and she is no stranger to the music scene. Chandanie is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who is creating a melange of soul […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “All I Have to Do is Dream” by Jena, Claire and Ariel

CoverBack Thursday – “All I Have to Do is Dream” by Jena, Claire and Ariel

We shared an awesome version of “Strange” by Patsy Cline back in May by Denton, TX artists Jena Pyle and Claire Morales. They are back with crafting another solid version by a classic artist. Today we have Jena Pyle (Sundae Crush), Claire Morales and additional artist Ariel Hartley (Pearl Earl) contributing. They stay close to the original Everly Brothers version, but add in […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “Watching The Detectives” by DTCV (Elvis Costello)

CoverBack Thursday – “Watching The Detectives” by DTCV (Elvis Costello)

DTCV is a female fronted French-American post punk duo from California.The band name is pronounced “detective” so it’s only fitting they chose “Watching The Detectives” to cover. Singer Guylaine Vivarat offers strong female fronted vocals with help from American guitarist James Greer. We are excited to share this really awesome cover of Costello’s “Watching The Detectives“. The cover is a bonus track […]

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CoverBack Thursday: “Praise You” By The Belligerents (Fatboy Slim)

CoverBack Thursday: “Praise You” By The Belligerents (Fatboy Slim)

If you don’t follow TripleJ on youtube, you should. Their Like A Versions are some of the best covers out there. Most of the indie bands cover a well known song. The Belligerents are an Australian based 5 piece band making some pretty good indie rock right now and they did an awesome version of the popular track. The indie […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “Can’t Stop Thinking About You” by The Arkells (Tobias Jesso Jr)

CoverBack Thursday – “Can’t Stop Thinking About You” by The Arkells (Tobias Jesso Jr)

Today’s CoverBack Thursday is a successful Canadian rock band Arkells covering an emerging Canadian singer-songwriter Tobias Jesso Jr. Today we will share the cover plus the original in case you are not familiar with Tobias Jesso Jr. Jesso’s original version is tracked behind piano and Arkells offer a nice acoustic guitar and piano laden version of “Can’t Stop Thinking About You” […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “I Walk the Line” by Scott McFarnon

CoverBack Thursday – “I Walk the Line” by Scott McFarnon

It’s never easy covering a song by a legend like Johnny Cash. The rework of Johnny Cash’s “I Walk the Line” by Scott McFarnon is actually really good. Almost bringing in an R&B feel to it, McFarnon does bring a great version together and it’s also for a good cause. The single is promoting The Line London which is an art […]

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Lilla Vargen – “Don’t Forget Me”

Lilla Vargen – “Don’t Forget Me”

  Maybe we should have saved this for our weekly CoverBack Thursday feature, but this one was too good to pass up. Released last week, Belfast, Ireland singer-songwriter Lilla Vargen‘s cover of Red Hot Chili Peppers’ “Don’t Forget Me” is absolutely stunning. Applying a folk-pop approach, Vargen’s piano-based version feels more vulnerable and tender than the original. The smokiness in […]

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CoverBack Thursday: “Strange” by Claire Morales/Jena Pyle (Patsy Cline)

CoverBack Thursday: “Strange” by Claire Morales/Jena Pyle (Patsy Cline)

Today for CoverBack Thursday we are sharing a collaboration cover by Jena Pyle of Layer Cake and Sundae Crush along with artist Claire Morales. They have just released a stellar version of “Strange” by Patsy Cline. We are sharing the track and video for the cover. “Strange” was a B-side to Cline’s 1962 single “She’s Got You”. Jena and Claire are […]

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