Category Archives: covers

Lazy Week pt 4

Up until a couple of years ago I was under the impression that today’s track was a Cramps original. With a title like Goo Goo Muck, I thought that it had to come from the demented minds of Lux and … Continue reading

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Lazy Week pt3

The Fall have picked some songs to cover which at first glance induce a shudder of absolute incredulity, for example Black Night by Deep Purple, sometimes they work wonderfully as in the sublime cover of Lost In Music at other … Continue reading

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Lazy Week pt 2

Well at least the performance review is over for another 6 months. I have no idea whether I am where I should be or not and anyway it’s all arbitrary as there is a curve to follow and we can’t … Continue reading

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Lazy Week pt 1

Right, I have a really shit week ahead. End of year review today and three days in the smoke to look forward to. So I have decided to do a week of original songs that were either covered by the … Continue reading

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Crimson & Clover

Prince’s version of this came on the mp3 player on Thursday during my long journey up the road from Nottingham when I rashly opted to drive rather than wait the three hours for my flight home. I think that Joan … Continue reading

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I Got A Letter From The Government The Other Day.

Before I heard Tricky’s interpretation of Black Steel if I had read anywhere that somebody was tackling covering Public Enemy I would have thought that they were mad and would have been confident that the results would have been pretty … Continue reading

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Possibly My Favourite Cover Ever

One of my favourite songs covered by one of my favourite voices. A match made in heaven. Lone Justice – Sweet Jane

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