• Weekly Playlists

    Cover Sampler: Volume 1

    Cover Sampler: Volume 1, takes one cover from each "cover vs original" article. We also add songs from "the best covers ever," and a few odds and ends to round the playlist out. All in all, Cover Samper Volume: 1 will give you a great two hours of music. Featuring covers by Johnny Cash, Tori Amos, Patti Smith, Jimi Hendrix, The Ramones, Pearl Jam, The Beatles, Cake, Adele, Lorde, The Barenaked Ladies, Weird Al Yankovic.....the list goes on! You're sure to find a cover you love on Cover Sampler: Volume 1.

  • Cover vs Original

    Singing a Cover of Lovesong

    Which Cover of Lovesong (originally by the Cure) surpasses the original? Death Cab For Cutie, Tori Amos, Adele, 311, Anberlin, Voltaire, and The Brunettes. Will one of these covers melt your heart more than the original? Will you always love all of these covers, whatever words I say?

  • Cover vs Original

    Where the Light Won’t Find You

    Cover vs Original: Everybody Wants to Rule the World. In which I compare the covers by Lorde, Weezer, Gloria Gaynor, Scott Bradlee, NSP, and Fenomenon to the original Tears for Fears song. What do these cover say? And what do these covers show you in the room where the light won't find you?