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Re: Covers

Postby djcraig » Sun Jun 07, 2015 9:19 am

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Re: Covers

Postby JazziCatwoman » Fri Jun 12, 2015 9:50 pm

Rat Rios does a very lovely cover of Billy Idol's Eyes Without a Face. So beautiful with female vocals on it!
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Re: Covers

Postby djcraig » Fri Dec 04, 2015 6:35 pm

letícia souto has some great covers here:

Most are free to download including:

dance with me - lords of the new church

lovesong [the cure]

crying in the rain [a-ha]

PS ukeleles rock!
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Re: Covers

Postby basstone » Sat Dec 12, 2015 1:23 am

Here are some cool covers (not sure if they have been mentioned)

RX Bandits - Grey Matter:

VV Brown-This Charming Man:

The Killers - Why don't you find out for yourself:
(Killers Guitarist Playing with a Smiths Tribute band in Las Vegas)

Toots & The Maytals -> The Specials -> Amy Winehouse - Monkey Man:

Marsheaux - new life :

Enjoy !
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