Best cover versions.

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  • Premier Icon zippykona
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    Distinct lack of music threads,so here’s another.
    Mercy – The 3rd degree. Yes the rubbish Duffy song.
    Johnny Was – Stiff Little Fingers
    Wuthering Heights -China Drum

    All Along the watchtower – Jimi Hendrix
    Gimme Shelter, Emma or Jolene – Sisters of Mercy
    Nothing Compares To You – Sinead o’Connor

    Hurt – Johnny cash

    nobtwidler
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    Shake and Vac – Snuff
    Viva Las Vegas – Dks
    I have a great version on cassette of NMA doing Gimme all your lovin’ Live

    grantway
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    Tainted Love Softcell
    12inch version even better.
    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhjmNtmkwHU[/video]

    Johnny Too Bad – Taj Mahal

    Premier Icon cynic-al
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    Jeez has this come around again so soon?

    Walk on By…The Stranglers

    THREAD CLOSED.

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    Ziggy Stardust – Bauhaus
    Higher Ground – Red Hot Chili Peppers

    grantway
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    Walk on By…The Stranglers

    THREAD CLOSED.

    THREAD BACK OPEN :mrgreen:

    Premier Icon zippykona
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    Must have missed it first time round. Its still better than talking about tyre pressures though.

    Anything by Steps. Delightful! H is so sexy too! Squeal!

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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4i9M_2X86Gg&feature=results_video&playnext=1&list=PL1E8DE995BE193862[/video]

    Calm down Gary- THIS is sexy…

    ‘Are you Experienced?’

    Belly 😀

    PrinceJohn
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    Hurt – Johnny cash

    +100

    Also his version of Personal Jesus.

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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOMLU_pLjME[/video]

    kevj
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    Foo Fighters cover of Pink Floyds In the Flesh

    Vid here

    (Ok, slight cheat, but it is still good :lol:)

    EDIT; Complete video fail!

    I am very fond of the comedy / unusual cover versions as well

    Been done before but here is a few for anyone who missed them 🙂

    this is briliant IMO
    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1eqR7_Xz-zY[/video]
    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKpzCCuHDVY&feature=related[/video]

    If you want more
    Richard cheese or nouvelle vague are good

    Clash, I fought the law.

    Markie
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    THIS is sexy…

    ‘Are you Experienced?’

    BellyAmen.

    Wicked Game, ace! Never heard of Giant Drag before… hello iTunes!

    I’ve always loved this take on Neil Young’s ‘Powderfinger’:
    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eeZxLgIhgVE[/video]

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    Walk on by and snuff ,thumbs up.

    grantway
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    Anything by Steps. Delightful! H is so sexy too! Squeal!

    You Need to proceed to A&E

    grantway
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    Tandem Thanx for the heads up on these guys
    Love Jazz Fusion from start of it in London town
    This group does great covers.
    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a95EZPnUt4g[/video]

    Markie
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    How about odd ones? Here’s Peter Tosh’s take on Johnny B. Goode!

    “Mama said son you gotta be a man
    You gotta be the leader of a reggae band”

    Awesome early video too, the owl, the lip-syncing and the unicycle…

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKtURqCt-JQ[/video]

    tazzymtb
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X87ig7cfFbA[/video]

    slayer covering Minor Threat !

    Grantway – especially the intro
    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f93_ReIuBYw&feature=related[/video]

    It is really bizzare. Senor coconut is a german house DJ / electropop player

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uwe_Schmidt

    tazzymtb
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dq6DkyUFgIQ[/video]

    poison idea cover of MC5 “kick out the jams”

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    [brave pills]

    ANY Dylan cover

    [/brave pills]

    paulosoxo
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    Futureheads. Hounds of love.

    emsz
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e75BUYdZq-g[/video]

    OR

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DA_c1o5Y95o[/video]

    Tee hee

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    Like where you are coming from tazzy, prefer the original though.
    How about the Threat doing 12Xu. God how I love Minor Threat. They are the perfect antidote to every crap song you hear that needs banishing from your ears. Talking of which ,that new Nickleback song,jeeeeez.

    tazzymtb
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    prefer fugazi to minor threat bit it’s all good.

    these make me giggle like homer though

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2NspRgqvwM[/video]

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXViPACn0Z4[/video]
    (temple of love cover) all together now…Black, black,black,even blacker!

    how could I forget this?
    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ww-pKVClzU[/video]

    emsz
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHhVydgvuAc[/video]

    this was posted last time we did this, beautiful version. 😀

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4mUmdR69nbM[/video]

    tazzymtb
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6zqYSezqwo[/video]

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ZwXCDqlE9I[/video]

    MSP
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vy1ueZf1WMQ[/video]

    tazzymtb
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHVlISBx86M&feature=related[/video]

    kicks the arse of ZZ top!

    tazzymtb
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    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yw_U6UfKVeM&feature=related[/video]

    love snuff

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1enywhs7vfk[/video]

    [video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUJrt6E6ki0[/video]

    Rolf Harris’s version of Stairway to Heaven?

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