Tag: Covers

CoverBack Thursday: David Bowie “I Know It’s Gonna Happen Someday” (Morrissey)

CoverBack Thursday: David Bowie “I Know It’s Gonna Happen Someday” (Morrissey)

Today for CoverBack Thursday is just had to be a cover by David Bowie. Here, he took “I Know It’s Gonna Happen Someday” by Morrissey and turned it into his own version. Both artists have taken turns covering each other’s songs with Morrissey taking on Bowie’s “Drive-In Saturday”. Bowie and Morrissey even joined together at one of Moz’s concerts in […]

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First Impressions: Shovels and Rope’s “Busted Jukebox Vol. I”

First Impressions: Shovels and Rope’s “Busted Jukebox Vol. I”

“Psychobilly hoedown” is not a phrase used often – if ever – when referring to Nine Inch Nails. That is, it never was until southern darlings Shovels & Rope covered one of Trent Reznor’s songs on their new album. But that’s exactly how the band described their take on “Last” when NPR Music streamed the album this week. To say that […]

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CoverBack Thursday – “California” by no:carrier

CoverBack Thursday – “California” by no:carrier

Today’s CoverBack Thursday is a synth driven cover of the 1996 release of “California” by Belinda Carlisle. no:carrier is an electro pop duo from Germany/San Francisco. The duo is made up of Chris Wirsig (keyboard, production, vocals) and Cynthia Wechselberger (vocals). The vocals on the track for “California” are guest vocals provided by Melissa Harding. no:carrier, originally founded in 1995 in […]

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Mundo Musique: Sumeau Covers The Misfits, Paul McCartney, & Taylor Swift

Mundo Musique: Sumeau Covers The Misfits, Paul McCartney, & Taylor Swift

One of my favourite music discoveries of the year is LA-based, indie psych-pop duo Sumeau, who released a “hidden gem” with their self-titled album earlier this year. Over the past few weeks, Kat Primeau and Chris Sousa released two covers from some extremely popular artists, putting their own psych-pop touches to the tracks. I admit that I’m quite biased when […]

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