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Huh. I didn't think Sultans of Swing needed anything, but cute chick is a definite addition.
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yes, it's literally a guitar commercial, but still.
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That's the best kind of commercial.
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The Church did a handy version of Hounds of Love.

Heard a recent track by them that sounded like it had been quantised in Pro Tools. Made the groove sound like ass. Sad.
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That would make an excellent song to play over the series finale of Rick and morty.
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dbcooper wrote:
31 Jul 2019, 12:55
The Church did a handy version of Hounds of Love.
Hot damn—I didn't know this existed. (I've been slowly moving away from being a crazy-completist collector of acts I like since the turn of the century.)
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I'm not really a fan of either Sublime nor LdR, but apparently the alchemy of the two is what has been missing from my life.

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An oldie but a goodie

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I really enjoyed this. I like The Sound of Silence, and I like (the style of) Ghost, and I think this version ends up a LOT better than Disturbed's version (which isn't really in the style of Disturbed, more like "sung by the guy from Disturbed"):

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Highway wrote:
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I really enjoyed this. I like The Sound of Silence, and I like (the style of) Ghost, and I think this version ends up a LOT better than Disturbed's version (which isn't really in the style of Disturbed, more like "sung by the guy from Disturbed"):

Those guys are terribly good. This one from the other day was a hoot:

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Also, I was looking into an artist I've come across, and as I said to a friend while looking at her videos, "Oh, shit. She's English. Of course she's covered "Running Up that Hill".

It's a rather faithful version, but it's a great performance:

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I'm not a Phish person, but this cover of Velvet Underground's "Oh Sweet Nuthin" is excellent.

I think I might prefer the Black Crowes' cover, though.
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Not sure what surprised me more, learning that this song is an Everything But the Girl cover, or that I remember that a band called Everything But the Girl existed.
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