Something a little different this time, Bonnie Raitt doing a cover of Roy Orbison’s “You Got It”. I think Bonnie’s version is good, but seems to be a little stale, almost corporate, like she did it because she had to, not because she really wanted to. Roy’s version is great, but I think someone needs to do a hardcore cover of this 🙂See the Full Post with Videos!
I’m not a really big Killswitch Engage, or Dio fan but this cover of Holy Diver is REALLY good, I like the original but I think the cover is so much better, and the video for the song is pretty cool too.See the Full Post with Videos!
Faith No More is usually the band doing the covers, but this time they are being covered. This is a really good cover of the FNM Song from the Album The Real Thing by Five Finger Death Punch, I like that they put a really heavy metal twist on the song, without changing the song too much. I have been a huge fan of FNM since the mid 90’s and I think this is now one…See the Full Post with Videos!
I love live cover songs, but ones with guest vocalists are even better. This Beastie Boys cover with Biz Markie doing vocals is absolutely amazing and hilarious and nothing like Elton JohnSee the Full Post with Videos!
This song is a cover of the Eurythmics song. Marilyn Manson added some extra lines to the lyrics that are not present in the Eurythmics version: “I wanna use you and abuse you/I wanna know what’s inside you” along with “I’m gonna use you and abuse you/I gotta know what’s inside you. The video for Manson’s cover contains several clips of Manson and bandmates in what appears to be an abandoned building. In between the clips…See the Full Post with Videos!
This Sublime song is a cover from a song on the Saturday Morning Cartoons’ Greatest Hits, which is a great compilation of bands doing cover songs from the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s cartoons. The original song was the sung by Scatman Crothers, who played Dick Halloran in the Shining.See the Full Post with Videos!