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RE: Covers that are better than the original

+1 Johnny Cash - Hurt

 

Imelda May - Tainted Love. Which is way better than Softcell's version. But Gloria Jones's original gives it a close run. We will not mention Marilyn Manson's attempt.

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gel wrote:

G N R - Live And Let Diiiiieeeeeeee - oooohhhhh yeah!

+1 :rockout:

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Stereophonics - Handbags and Gladrags

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Black Crowes - Hard to Handle

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Tori Amos > The Stranglers   - Strange Little Girl

:O  NFW

Hard to say any cover is better than the original but one's i like

The Passions i'm in love with a German Film Star covered by Dave Grohl

The Who's Behind Blue Eyes covered by Limp Bizkit

Irish traditional song Whiskey in the jar covered by Metallica

U2's So Cruel covered by Depeche Mode

U2's Zoo Station covered by Nine Inch Nails

David Bowie's The Man Who Sold The World covered by Kurt Cobain

Lords of the new church's Dance with me covered by Nouvelle Vague

On the last group Nouvelle Vague they are a cover group from France and alot of there covers are great in there own right.

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RE: Covers that are better than the original

def lugs wrote:

+1 Johnny Cash - Hurt

 

Imelda May - Tainted Love. Which is way better than Softcell's version. But Gloria Jones's original gives it a close run. We will not mention Marilyn Manson's attempt.

 

Marilyn Manson's is awesome! Smile

 

 

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:doh:

v1c wrote:

Paul Hobbs wrote:

Tori Amos > The Stranglers   - Strange Little Girl

:O  NFW

Hard to say any cover is better than the original but one's i like

The Passions i'm in love with a German Film Star covered by Dave Grohl

The Who's Behind Blue Eyes covered by Limp Bizkit

Irish traditional song Whiskey in the jar covered by Metallica

U2's So Cruel covered by Depeche Mode

U2's Zoo Station covered by Nine Inch Nails

David Bowie's The Man Who Sold The World covered by Kurt Cobain

Lords of the new church's Dance with me covered by Nouvelle Vague

On the last group Nouvelle Vague they are a cover group from France and alot of there covers are great in there own right.

 

Whiskey In The Jar - Metallica not Thin Lizzy?  Surprised

 

 

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andrew_cawood wrote:

Johnny Cash - Personal Jesus

Alien Ant Farm - Smooth Criminal

Ryan Adams - Wonderwall 

 

Alien Ant Farm - Smooth Criminal?   :wall:

 

 

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Westlife - Uptown Girl.  Laughing

 

 

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I'm really starting to worry about you gel :O

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Black Crowes - Hard to Handle

Or better still, Patti Drew's version http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SC_-HSmLf20

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I'm really starting to worry about you gel :O

 

Smile

 

 

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Mongo Santamaria - Cloud Nine http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07bhVs_salM

 

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Flaming Lips cover of Fitst Time Ever I Saw Your Face  Smile

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gel, leave the rock alone (I do like some rock and metal honestly), and come to the funky side of life

JTQ - Starsky & Hutch theme http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uk4wxIOaJnM

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