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Re: Best Cover Versions
« Reply #165 on: 18 November, 2021, 12:45:17 PM »
indeed, jim. with laibach, quite rightly, words fail me. laughing and crying and appalled and stunned and bowled over, too. we are not worthy.
for example, to mark being the first western (sorta) rock band to ever play in north korea a couple of years ago, they decided to release and tour (in n korea) a cover album of the sound of music soundtrack interspersed with korean folk songs. obviously. as you do.
from that, here is 'my favourite things' by laibach:

https://youtu.be/EavTye99eZA

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« Reply #166 on: 18 November, 2021, 12:50:22 PM »
from that, here is 'my favourite things' by laibach

What the ACTUAL FUCK?! How have I missed that? Thanks!
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« Reply #167 on: 18 November, 2021, 03:03:12 PM »
Laibach also did the Rolling Stones

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7muCRio2nQ

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« Reply #168 on: 18 November, 2021, 09:19:31 PM »
their sympathy for the devil is all kinds of amazing.
but also listen to 'anglia' on their album of national anthem covers ...

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« Reply #169 on: 19 November, 2021, 12:16:48 PM »

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« Reply #170 on: 19 November, 2021, 12:54:32 PM »
hey john, thanks for the memory.
this is pretty much an ultimate cover, maybe even surpassing the original. unreally heightened emotions and perspicacity.

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« Reply #171 on: 25 November, 2021, 07:55:26 PM »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8rwHmpa2-8

Superior to the Oingo Boingo tune.
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« Reply #172 on: 26 December, 2021, 07:40:28 PM »
David Bowie Cher Young Americans medley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPlN8RBP-Ws

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« Reply #173 on: 04 January, 2022, 11:45:25 AM »

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« Reply #174 on: 27 January, 2022, 04:44:37 PM »
Foo Fighters Fraggle Rock back to the rock

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGaCXf3TXnQ

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« Reply #175 on: 03 February, 2022, 02:40:01 PM »
Who hasn't wanted to hear a grimy death metal cover of The Ramones Pet Semetary?
Now you can:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eb8VqDedsrI
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« Reply #176 on: 16 February, 2022, 09:32:47 AM »

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« Reply #177 on: 24 February, 2022, 05:37:44 PM »

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« Reply #178 on: 24 February, 2022, 05:55:23 PM »
Blondie Ring of Fire

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z16RL14SiiU

Okay that is GREAT and leaves me with the question will I benefit by using 1 1/2 my life watch the movie its from 'Roadie'? Never heard of that and the trailer doesn't make it look great, but it kinda intrigues me now I know it exists...

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« Reply #179 on: 25 February, 2022, 02:09:47 PM »
lol I've found for some reason among the top results (below og version ofc) Don't know who she is, but she excelled! And I never thought about a woman covering this, and I don't think just any woman could, but glad I was proven wrong

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nR-v2ZyrIuo
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