Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well

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PostStrange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Fade » Wed May 08, 2019 7:37 pm

After accidently discovering this amazing bluegrass AAR cover album a few years ago:



Then recently rediscovering it, I was wondering what other genre jumping covers existed that were similarly brilliant

Here's one more off the top of my head:


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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Ironhide » Wed May 08, 2019 7:44 pm

In before Alvin.



I don't even like the original version.

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Ironhide » Wed May 08, 2019 7:50 pm

Slaves have done a few brilliant covers of rather unexpected songs






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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Fade » Wed May 08, 2019 8:06 pm



This one is better than the original song in my opinion

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Godzilla » Wed May 08, 2019 8:59 pm


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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Outrunner » Wed May 08, 2019 10:00 pm

I'm not sure if it counts a strange song cover but I think it's definitely better




Or for s something a bit more out there


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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Tomous » Wed May 08, 2019 10:41 pm

I've always adored Ryan Adams' version of Wonderwall:




Sucks that he's such a twat, but this is beautiful

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Alvin Flummux » Thu May 09, 2019 12:25 am

Ironhide wrote:In before Alvin.


:wub: Hey, I'm not mad, that's exactly what I thought of when I saw this thread.

It's a fantastic cover, and I don't much like the original either. :slol:

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Skarjo » Thu May 09, 2019 3:11 am


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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Dual » Thu May 09, 2019 8:19 am

rinks wrote:


That was really special. Thanks for sharing.

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Jenuall » Thu May 09, 2019 10:29 am

Arctic Monkeys best song:

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by KK » Thu May 09, 2019 10:32 am

I wouldn't call it better than 'that song from CSI', but I still think it's a great alternative:


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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Ironhide » Thu May 09, 2019 3:21 pm





Became aware of both of these when my sister was in a bit of a mid teens emo/goth phase .

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Rax » Thu May 09, 2019 4:48 pm

Jenuall wrote:Arctic Monkeys best song:

I came here to post that.

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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by IAmTheSaladMan » Thu May 09, 2019 5:09 pm

I rather like this,


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PostRe: Strange Song Covers That Work Really Well
by Ironhide » Thu May 09, 2019 6:18 pm

Tomous wrote:I've always adored Ryan Adams' version of Wonderwall:




Sucks that he's such a twat, but this is beautiful


I prefer this one.


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