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Youtube / Audio Clips of Your Band's BEST CoVeRs... Post 'Em.

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by ::::BASSIST::::, Feb 7, 2013.


  1. ::::BASSIST::::

    ::::BASSIST:::: Progress Not Perfection.

    Sep 2, 2004
    Vancouver, BC Canada
    I always like to see what other bands are doing with covers. Maybe its a close copy of the original or maybe its a cover with a twist.

    So yeah, love to hear what your band does with cover tunes.

    Youtube, audio clip, soundcloud... whatever.

    Here is my old band's version of Folsom Prison: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pVr9XXoAh_I


    Please share yours.
     
  2. Kentucky Ryan

    Kentucky Ryan

    Feb 12, 2012
    my old band (me on the guitar) doing a public domain song. you all will probably know it.

     
  3. tbirdsp

    tbirdsp Supporting Member

    Sep 18, 2012
    Omaha, NE
  4. hallbox

    hallbox Supporting Member

    Dec 25, 2009
    We do Bad Romance somewhere between Lady Gaga and Halestorm. It kills on the dancefloor. We don't play quite as heavy as Halestorm, and no screaming. It's closer to Gaga but more guitar.

    http://youtu.be/qrO4YZeyl0I
    http://youtu.be/_CX3XxfXgLs

    Also, a mashup by David Usher between P!nk and Ozzy. He leaves off one of the verses, we fit it in. It's not so danceable, but it gets attention.

     
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  6. bluewine

    bluewine Banned

    Sep 4, 2008
    WI
     
  7. Here are some multi-song demo clips I've done with my lounge band...

    clip 1

    - The Look of Love
    - This Love
    - Angel
    - Fever
    - Georgia
    - Fly Me To the Moon


    Yes, I play with a singer-pianist-babe.
     
  8. bluewine

    bluewine Banned

    Sep 4, 2008
    WI
    Nice work! Very pro look and sound.

    Blue
     
  9. Thank you.
     
  10. Bert Slide

    Bert Slide

    May 16, 2012
    Louisville KY
    Stooges- Search and Destroy
    Not our best or the most popular song we play but one of my favorite songs.
     
  11. drpepper

    drpepper Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2009
    Columbia, Maryland
    Another not the best performance, or the best recording (or even a good recording - off a Sony still camera in movie mode), but this one was a good time. This is my for-fun project with some old heads. This was the first time I had played with the guitarist since we were about 14. It was big fun.

    https://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=448992988472790

    Same night (same camera), another fun one. I just really dug this song. I just learned it in the days prior. I wish I had seen the Tal Wilkenfeld video. I would have taken a stab at copping some of her licks.

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=449164781788944
     
  12. drpepper

    drpepper Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2009
    Columbia, Maryland
    Good stuff on the demo video (wished some of the clips were longer).

    We're doing both of these in a band I joined no too long ago. Interesting that you've found people aren't into SexyBack. I've only played it out once so far. I guess we'll need to keep an eye out on that one for reaction. I can't say I was familiar with it before we picked it up. I'll be curious on some more outings.
     
  13. drpepper

    drpepper Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2009
    Columbia, Maryland
    Ha, cool videos!
     
  14. Duckwater

    Duckwater

    May 10, 2010
    USA, Washington
    This is one of my band's take on Maggot Brain. Pardon our singer, this was our last song of a 6 hour gig and he had completely lost his pitch by then(no monitors for him to hear himself either).

     
  15. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather Supporting Member

    My old band doing a Huey Lewis & The News tune.

    Guitarist botched the first part of the first solo.
     
  16. Tab92

    Tab92

    Jul 23, 2012
    This is my buddies and me doing a pretty much completely improv'd jam at my house at school, couldn't figure out how to trim it on soundcloud but check out around 15-20 minutes and 21 minutes for you *funk* fans out there.

    We just started playin together and I wanna get some opinions that are different than my very biased self.... appreciate it and keep the beats churnin!

    https://soundcloud.com/bread-crumb/jam
     
  17. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather Supporting Member

    Nice! and yes, she is hot!
     
  18. DoggBisket

    DoggBisket

    May 3, 2009
    Minnesota
  19. Unrepresented

    Unrepresented Something Borderline Offensive

    Jul 1, 2006
    San Diego, CA
    Pointy guitar?

    Check.

    Second pointy guitar?

    Check.

    Pointy bass?

    Che--- wait!!?!?

    Demerit for instrument shape consistency.:p

    You guys stayed really true to the original, which happens to be a really awesome song. Nice choice.