Discussion in 'The Sound Hound Lounge' started by p81, Apr 9, 2019.
Negativland was successfully sued over an actual cover
Better than the original:
That is a truly awful version of a great song. Couldn't even get the lyrics right It's 'six gun', not 'shotgun'.
I know. Take one of the "epic" lines of the original song and change it. makes no sense.
They're making the song their own, man!
(Also, it distracts you from realizing that they're sort of a poor-mans Clutch!).
Black Magic Woman. Here's the original Peter Green/Fleetwood Mac version:
And the ever popular Carlos Santana version:
And the much lesser known cover by TightSqueeze:
I really like this one as well!
Others I like:
If you used to attend Arcade halls in the early 80's, this one may sound familiar:
A few great covers in this medley IMO:
What about this one
I actually like that. It's Steve and Eydie, how can you go wrong?
Didn't Motley Crue cover like a virgin? If this was mentioned, sorry.
Tutti Fruitti! Pat Booni!
I’ll bet you one beer that you can’t listen to the chorus without laughing.
You can when the link comes up "Video unavailable"!
Thankfully, I posted a working version earlier in this thread:
In music as anything else, a sacred cow is worth one thing . . . steak.
SRV's Little Wing. Took a beautiful song and turned it into a mindless wank fest, that's copied and destroyed at blues jams everywhere.