Cover Wars

Best of Cover Wars: I Put a Spell on You

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Who does the best cover of Screamin' Jay Hawkins' I Put A Spell On You?

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Cover Wars: Smells Like Teen Spirit (Nirvana)

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Vote for your favorite cover of Smells Like Teen Spirit among these 10 choices.

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Cover Wars: While My Guitar Gently Weeps (The Beatles)

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Who does the best cover While My Guitar Gently Weeps?

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CW: Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

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Who does the best version of Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)?

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Cover Wars: I Can’t Make You Love Me (Bonnie Raitt)

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Vote for your favorite version of this Bonnie Raitt classic.

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Cover Wars: Life During Wartime (Talking Heads)

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Vote for your favorite cover of Talking Heads' Life During Wartime.

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Cover Wars: You Can’t Always Get What You Want (The Rolling Stones)

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Vote for your favorite version of this Stones classic.

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Cover Wars: Ohio (Crosby Stills Nash & Young)

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Ten bands who have covered CSNY's Ohio face off in this week's Cover Wars.

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Cover Wars: Spooky (Classics IV)

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This special Halloween edition of Cover Wars looks at Spooky by Classics IV.

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Cover Wars: I Gotta Get Drunk (Willie Nelson)

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The latest installment of Cover Wars looks at covers of Willie Nelson's I Gotta Get Drunk.

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Cover Wars: Five Years (David Bowie)

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To celebrate the fifth anniversary of Hidden Track, we have a listen to five covers of Five Years by David Bowie.

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Cover Wars: (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding (Nick Lowe)

I'll admit it, until about two weeks ago, I thought this was a Elvis Costello original. Often times a cover can be so well known that people often mistake if for the original, but in ...

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Cover Wars: Your Love (The Outfield)

[Originally Published May 24, 2011] That's right, we're going there. Today's Cover Wars is Your Love by The Outfield. According to this manifesto there are more than 1,000 cover versions of this song, ...

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Cover Wars: Rocket Man (Elton John)

Written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin, Rocket Man first appeared on the 1972 John album Honky Château. An excerpt from, His Song: The Musical Journey of Elton John explains,

This ...

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Cover Wars: The Wicked Messenger Edition

[Originally Published: May 4, 2010] The Wicked Messenger is a track from Bob Dylan's 1967 release John Wesley Harding. The bassline defines the music and the words are steeped in bible verse. Let's ...

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