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Electro wrote:

SpiceWeasel wrote:

Keep hearing this song on the radio and finally found out who it is..... London Grammar. A bit of a Florence versus the XX kinda vibe, but I really like it.

Waisting my young years

Wicked game cover 

In for the kill cover

I really like this style of music and London grammar is going straight on my to buy list , great stuff thanks , :cheers:

Good init.

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Laura Veirs – Warp & Weft

A bit heavier than previous, but still quality.

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Radio 1's Live Lounge (2006) 2 CD dropped through the letterbox this morning so listening to that.

 

There are a few naff songs on the discs, as you'd expect from a compilation, but there's a lot there that are really good and entertaining...some stand out tracks as well, and others, well, not so good; the Arctic Monkeys covering the Girls Aloud's 'Love Machine' (track 2 on CD1) is kråp with kråp on top! Can they actually sing in tune? Horrible noise. When they got to the chorus and tried singing....the horror, plug my ears! Thankfully it got a lot better after that.

12 of  the 20 tracks on CD1 are covers but only 5 of the 20 tracks on CD2 are covers. It would have been better if they'd have all been covers (for my tastes). Would have made it more interesting. I've been surprised anyway, which is always good. And for just £1.65 for a double CD I can't complain too much :grin:

 

(TBH I'd never heard of some of the artists on this double CD...no doubt something to do with my age )

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SARA ISAKSSON & REBECKA TÖRNQVIST

Love there album "Fire In The Hole"

Which is a collection of Steely Dan Covers

My favourite Pear Of The Quarter and Brooklyn (owes the charmer over me)

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Love this version of Mother And Child Reunion As well

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[quote=dexxas]SARA ISAKSSON & REBECKA TÖRNQVIST

Love there album "Fire In The Hole"

Which is a collection of Steely Dan Covers

My favourite Pear Of The Quarter and Brooklyn (owes the charmer over me)

http://youtu.be/QrmSEc_Sx5c

http://youtu.be/CPcLXqxGFMk

Love this version of Mother And Child Reunion As well

http://youtu.be/qOI-j9fiCIQ[/quote]

As a rule, not too keen on covers, but this is Class... will check them out further.

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Stornoway – Tales from Terra Firma

This was recommended by a friend, but can't make my mind up about this one... certainly got something about it, but doesn't quite hit the spot for me.

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The Allman Brothers Band 'At Filmore East'   Terrific! Smile

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Springsteen -- Nebraska

Frighteningly fresh and (as the dreadful Simon Cowell would say) relevant.

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Frankie Rose / Here in wild. Amazing

 

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Ane Brun Rarities

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Good choice and Electro will agree with you.

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