Tag Archives: Cover

VIDEO: Slightly Stoopid ft. Bob Weir & Karl Denson cover Grateful Dead’s “Franklin’s Tower”

29 Jul

A) I love the Grateful Dead
B) I love Slightly Stoopid
C) Who doesn’t love Karl Denson
D) Watch and listen to this!
E) Enjoy your day and don’t forget to smile!

 

If you want to read a little, check out THIS piece from Rolling Stone.

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LISTEN: The War on Drugs – ‘Touch of Grey’ (Grateful Dead Cover)

24 Mar

I’ve been anxiously awaiting the release of The National’s star-studded 59-song Grateful Dead tribute album titled Day of the Dead which drops May 20 nd features Wilco, Mumford and Sons, Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon, The War on Drugs, The Flaming Lips, Anhoni, My Morning Jacket’s Jim James, Jenny Lewis, Bruce Hornsby, Phosphorescent, Courtney Barnett, Grizzly Bear members Ed Droste and Daniel Rossen, Sharon Van Etten, Local Natives, The Walkmen, Kurt Vile and the Violators, The Tallest Man on Earth, Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, Cass McCombs, Angel Olsen, TV on the Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe, Yo La Tengo’s Ira Kaplan, Bill Callahan, Lucius, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Real Estate, Fucked Up, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, and Perfume Genius.

Read more HERE and HERE from Consequence of Sound and give a listen below to The War On Drugs’ cover of “Touch of Grey.”

VIDEO: Ed Sheeran cover’s Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen” with a little help from The Roots!

5 Jun

Music fans, you have to watch this. Ed Sheeran performs an acoustic version of Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen” with The Roots in The Tonight Show music room.

This just made my day, Ryan Adams covering Bryan Adams

29 Apr

Yep, finally after all the years Ryan Adams covered Bryan Adams’ “Summer of ’69” last night during his performance in Nashville. Read more HERE from Consequence of Sound.

Now Playing: Jungle cover Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars -“Uptown Funk”

10 Mar

Click play below and check out Jungle’s rendition of Mark Ronson’sUptown Funk” ft. Bruno Mars from BBC Radio 1 earlier today. Jungle live is one of the more fun shows I can remember seeing in the last year and if you read the blog you know how big of a Mark Ronson fan I am. This version I can dig and I hope they start performing this on tour.

RIP Joe Cocker

23 Dec

Sadly another supremely talented one has left us for a place much better. RIP Joe Cocker, you will be missed. The legendary singer passed away on December 22 at the age of 70 having lost his battle with lung cancer. While the song “With A Little Help From My Friends” was originally a Beatles song, Cocker’s rendition made him a household name worldwide but for me, he was part of my childhood as the song was the theme song for “The Wonder Years.” His voice was iconic, his songs are legendary and he will definitely be missed. We’ve lost many amazing talents in 2014, but their music will continue to fill our ears with joy and happiness.

Now Playing: Sam Smith – “I’m Not The Only One” (Swear and Shake Cover)

2 Dec

A must listen! A) I hope you’re familiar with the amazingness of Swear and Shake in general and B) if not, get on it! Happy Tuesday y’all!

Video: Foo Fighters ft. Zac Brown cover Black Sabbath’s “War Pigs” on Late Show with David Letterman

14 Oct

Check it out, the Foo Fighters kicked off their week long residency on the Late Show with David Letterman last night and brought along a special guest in Zac Brown to cover Black Sabbath’s “War Pigs.” Can’t wait for the Foo Fighters to close out Life is Beautiful 2014 on Sunday, October 26!

WHOA! Listen to Alt-J cover Disclosure’s Latch on BBC Radio 1

29 Sep

Fire!! You have to listen to Alt-J covering Disclosure’s “Latch” on BBC Radio 1.

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Countdown to Life is Beautiful: Panic! At The Disco

15 Sep

Here we go, the home stretch towards the second Life is Beautiful festival in Downtown Las Vegas, October 24-26. In anticipation, each day at DoYouHearTheMusic.com I’ll be running down an artist or two on the lineup! If you haven’t gotten your tickets, do so at www.lifeisbeautiful.com and if you have, awesome and I can’t wait to see you!

We’ll kick things off with Vegas’ own PANIC! AT THE DISCO. Not only have these kids been kicking ass on tour this summer, they’re returning home to play their biggest Vegas gig ever. It should be quite the spectacle and we can all hope that they pull off their amazing cover of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.”