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Your Favourite Cover??

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by invisiman, Aug 8, 2004.

  1. invisiman


    Feb 22, 2004
    Mine have got to be No More Mr. Nice Guy as covered by Megadeth, and Carryon Wayward Son by Dream Theater (as a part of "The Big Medley")
  2. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Throwdown - Baby Got Back
    Evergreen Terrace - Sunday Bloody Sunday
    Meshuggah - Futile Bread Machine
    Less Than Jake or Five Iron Freny - The just do covers well.
    Butthole Surfers - Underdog theme
    Helmet - Gigantor theme
    Dropkick Murphys - Fortunate Son, Amazing Grace
    Frou Frou - Holding out for a Hero
    Melt Banana - Surfing USA (It's an enema for your headbones)
    Nightwish - Over the Hills and Far Away
    Botch - O Fortuna
    Headstones - Tweeter and the Monkey Man

    And if covering yourself counts-
    Dead Prez and Static-X - Hip Hop
    Metallica S&M - Hero of the Day, Fuel, For Whom the Bell Tolls, One, and Until It Sleeps.
  3. fatbassjazzer


    Feb 27, 2004
    Phish-Freebird Acapella
  4. AlexL


    Jul 20, 2004
    Orgy - Blue Monday

    I can't stand the original, but I love what Orgy did with it.

    - E.
  5. BassGod


    Jan 21, 2004
    The Tea Party - Paint It Black
    Metallica - Last Carress
    Red Hot Chili Peppers - Havana Affair
    Green Day - I Fought The Law

    Graeme :bassist:
  6. DanGouge


    May 25, 2000
    Cowboy Junkies - Sweet Jane
    The Clash - I Fought the Law

    I also have this really fun bossa nova cover of Light My Fire, I can't remember the name of the group though...
  7. Brittany Spears - Satisfaction
    Dolly Parton - Stairway to Heaven

  8. Yogi Bear

    Yogi Bear

    Aug 14, 2000
    America - Yes
    Crossroads - Cream
    Summertime Blues - The Who
    Ripple - Janes Addiction
    Tuesday Afternoon / Can't Find My Way Home - Neal Morse
  9. I'ts Your Thing & Up For The Down Stroke -- BWB
    Havona -- Christian McBride
    The whole album "One Nation Under a Re-Groove by the Clinton Administration
    Temptation -- Diana Krall
    All Along The Watchtower -- Michael Hedges
    Band On The Run -- Owsley
    Little Wing -- SRV
    Dr. Gradus ad Parnasum -- Stu Hamm
  10. Marlat


    Sep 17, 2002
    London UK
    Phish - Getting Jiggy With It
    Dream Theater - Master of Puppets (the album)
    Cortez the Killer - DMB
  11. Andrew Jones

    Andrew Jones Banned

    Feb 28, 2001
    Northampton Mass
    William Shatner- Lucy in the sky with Diamonds :eek:
  12. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    Since you were hip enough to mention a Beatles' cover...

    "Got To Get You Into My Life"-EW&F
    "We Can Work It Out"-Chaka Khan
    "She's A Woman"-Jeff Beck
  13. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    Tuesday's Gone - Metallica
    She came in through the bathroom window - Joe Cocker
    If Your Kisses can't hold the man you love - Rasputina
    Ghost of Tom Joad - Rage (would of been better without the stupid echo on his voice though)
  14. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    I'm not a huge fan, but I gotta give it up for Disturbed's cover of Shout. It's a really dark song, Disturbed really made it their own. I don't like covers that are just straight copies ala Quiet Riot's version of "We're not gonna take it."
  15. Edwcdc

    Edwcdc I call shotgun!

    Jul 21, 2003
    Columbia MD USA
    The Lemonheads- Mrs. Robinson
  16. AlexL


    Jul 20, 2004
    Quiet Riot covered a Twisted Sister song? :eyebrow:

    Or do you me their covers of Slade's "Cum on Feel the Noize" and "Mama Weer All Crazee Now"?

    - E.
  17. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004
    Eric Clapton's cover of Hendrix's Stone Free :bassist:
  18. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Not one person agreeing with me.

    I like this turn of events.
  19. Folmeister

    Folmeister Knowledge is Good - Emile Faber Supporting Member

    May 7, 2003
    Tomball, Texas
    Rush - "The Seeker"
    Everything done by Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
    Bone Shakers - "Cold Sweat"
    Oingo Boingo - "You Really Got Me"
    Bowling for Soup - "I Ran (So Far Away)
    The Bad Plus - "Iron Man"
    Impellitteri - "Since You've Been Gone"
    Sam Kinison - "Wild Thing"
    G3 - "My Guitar Wants to Kill Your Mama"
  20. While My Guitar Gently Weeps - Peter Frampton
    Hurt, Personal Jesus & One - Johnny Cash