Good but different cover songs

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by crusie, Feb 14, 2014.


  1. crusie

    crusie

    Oct 19, 2009
    Djursland, Denmark
    Hey, I thought we could share some nice covers of songs - only rule is that they have to be WAY different than the orginial.

    I'll give a few for starters.

    Orginal
    SOAD - Aerials -


    Orginal
    Lady Gaga ft. Beyoncé - Telephone -
     
  2. ffutterman

    ffutterman Talentless Bass Enthusiast

    May 7, 2010
    Philadelphia
    I'll play (though I'm too lazy to post the originals):

    Dolly Parton - Shine
     
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  4. Lobster11

    Lobster11 Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Apr 22, 2006
    Williamsburg, VA
    Instrumental version of Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" -- with Julie Slick (!) on bass:

     
  5. pklima

    pklima

    May 2, 2003
    Kraków, Polska
  6. Bassist4Eris

    Bassist4Eris Frat-Pack Sympathizer

    Aug 11, 2012
    Upstate NY, USA
    The Animals: We Gotta Get Out Of This Place

     
  7. AMp'D.2play

    AMp'D.2play

    Feb 12, 2010
    NJ
  8. The Davil

    The Davil

    Aug 13, 2009
    Phoenix
    Oooh, yeah...

    Ska cover of Wrecking Ball by Beeb$ and Her Money Makers:
     
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  9. bassinplace

    bassinplace

    Dec 1, 2008
    The Beatles - Every Little Thing

     
  10. bassbully

    bassbully Endorsed by The PHALEX CORN BASS..mmm...corn!

    Sep 7, 2006
    Blimp City USA
    The Rolling Stones-Satisfaction

    Covered by The Residents :smug:


     
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  11. PWRL

    PWRL

    Sep 15, 2006
    Yonder
    I love The Residents! Great version.
     
  12. PWRL

    PWRL

    Sep 15, 2006
    Yonder


    Fleshhouse - Good Vibrations
     
  13. The Davil

    The Davil

    Aug 13, 2009
    Phoenix
    More ska: Bim Skala Bim covering Pink Floyd's "Brain Damage":
     
  14. Doctor_Clock

    Doctor_Clock The Moon Machine Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2013
    Brooklyn, NY
    Isley Brothers Covering Seals and Croft's "Summer Breeze"
     
  15. kcole4001

    kcole4001

    Oct 7, 2009
    Nova Scotia
     
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  16. Imaginary Pony

    Imaginary Pony

    Aug 29, 2014
    Sex Pistols - No Feelings


    Bananarama - No Feelings
     
  17. Imaginary Pony

    Imaginary Pony

    Aug 29, 2014
  18. Imaginary Pony

    Imaginary Pony

    Aug 29, 2014
  19. jammadave

    jammadave Rudderless ship Supporting Member

    Oct 15, 2003
    Wash DC metro area
    I know Summer Breeze was already mentioned, but how about the Type O Negative version?!?!?


    And one of my favorite takes on the Stones: Sixth Finger does a bossa Paint It Black
     
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