Ben Was Here


Insert Witty “Cover” Pun Here

I have always had a love/hate relationship with cover songs. Bar bands that do nothing but covers bore the bejezuz out of me. Exact covers are horrible. But a good cover that reinvents a song can be amazing, and is at least interesting. One of my favorites is The Band’s version of Atlantic City by Bruce Springsteen.

I stumbled across a couple of cover song sites today. Boing Boing posted about Clash covers on Cover Lay Down, a blog of folk covers. The second, Cover Me, features covers in every style imaginable.

Both blogs have links to mp3s for your listening enjoyment. Both are worth checking out.


Filed under: Uncategorized, ,

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: