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Old 5th August 2011, 00:31
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Let's celebrate some GOOD cover versions. I nomiate these







However, they all pale into insignificance before the mighty sound of Rolf

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Old 5th August 2011, 00:35
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Firestarter by Sneaker Pimps
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Old 5th August 2011, 00:41
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Old 5th August 2011, 00:42
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Old 5th August 2011, 00:43
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snuff are great! favourite;

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Old 5th August 2011, 00:45
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On my iPod so can't post vids

Could somebody please look up "Davedays Down" on YouTube and post the vid please (?)
Guy in a green shirt infront of a fluffy pink background! It should be about 3:53 long!

It's a cover of Down by Jay Sean! I hate the original song, but this version is awesome!!
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Old 5th August 2011, 01:10
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^here you are!



some orchestral covers and different versions of favourite songs;



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^here you are!
Thank you!
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Old 5th August 2011, 01:59
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Ellie Goulding aces covers in general;







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Old 5th August 2011, 03:25
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Old 5th August 2011, 04:22
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Old 5th August 2011, 08:48
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I'm probably in the minority here, but I love this one

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Old 5th August 2011, 22:53
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The Pretenders - I go to Sleep. Originally by The Kinks.

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Old 6th August 2011, 00:19
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Old 6th August 2011, 00:31
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I love that Toxic cover <3 I heard it on So you think you can dance. Thats where i hear all my covers.
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Old 6th August 2011, 01:12
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Jean Wyclef - Fortunate Son - Originally by Credence Clearwater Revival

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Old 6th August 2011, 01:17
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Old 6th August 2011, 01:30
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Easily better than the original.
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Old 6th August 2011, 01:32
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No waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay!!

No one should ever cover Kate Bush apart from Futureheads, there cover was okay.
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Old 6th August 2011, 01:37
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nnnnawwwwwww, more emotion and generally more intense than the original. I never really got the whole 80's music. Shame Placebo's best song is a cover though.
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Old 6th August 2011, 01:37
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Haha oh, my mum and dad practically listened to Kate Bush 24/7 so me and my sister love her loads <3
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What I cant understand about the 80's was like it was a preliminary for the whole club/dance scene in the 90's but somehow came out with stuff like;

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Old 6th August 2011, 02:05
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^ at least you didnt post the Glee version
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Old 6th August 2011, 02:21
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Old 6th August 2011, 02:41
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What I cant understand about the 80's was like it was a preliminary for the whole club/dance scene in the 90's but somehow came out with stuff like;

I could post a helpful educational post here on what sort of tunes were big in the underground dance scene that help shape the sound of the 90's if you like? but it will be long and probably quite boring!
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Old 6th August 2011, 03:10
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What I cant understand about the 80's was like it was a preliminary for the whole club/dance scene in the 90's but somehow came out with stuff like;

That is an awesome track and just begging for a half beat big phat bass remix! I am deadly serious

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I could post a helpful educational post here on what sort of tunes were big in the underground dance scene that help shape the sound of the 90's if you like? but it will be long and probably quite boring!
Nah, be great if you did that! Lot of work though
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Old 6th August 2011, 03:22
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What I cant understand about the 80's was like it was a preliminary for the whole club/dance scene in the 90's but somehow came out with stuff like;
Actually if you listen to this remix, it sort of shows a little bit how it could have evolved from something like that

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Old 6th August 2011, 03:31
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Nah, be great if you did that! Lot of work though
yea you are right it is,just realised it might be better if I post this;
great documentary on the history

part 2
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bL5oMwExzJ8

these guys could explain it much better than I could!
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Old 6th August 2011, 03:55
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Old 6th August 2011, 09:12
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