May 29, 2012
Teenage Kicks Report:
Click here to go to Teenage Kicks to check Cheech & Chong “Basketball Jones”
The Lost Turntable Report:
Click here to go to The Lost Turntable to check Love & Rockets “Mirror People (88 Re-Recorded Version)” & “Mirror People (88 Version Edited)”…Plus Three Remixes of the B52’s “Channel Z (Rock Mix)”, “Channel Z (Remix Edit)”, and “Channel Z (Rock Dub)”
Duuurt Lang Report:
Click here to go to Duuurt Lang to check Stars on 45 “Beatles Medley”…yes…a guilty pleasure. haaa!
The Clash Cover The Equals “Police On My Back”. Plus The Cramps “Let’s Get Fucked Up” & Joan Jett “Bad Reputation”..and More!
Click here to go to 8106 to check The Clash covering The Equals (with Eddy Grant) “Police On My Back”, Iggy Pop “Lust For Life”, Joan Jett “Bad Reputation”, The Cramps “Let’s Get Fucked Up”…plus more.
A Nice Batch of Covers…Including Jimmy Cliff Covering Rancid “Ruby Soho” & The Death Set Cover The Cure “Grinding Halt”…Plus More!
The Burning Ear Report:
Click here to go to The Burning Ear to check Jimmy Cliff covering Rancid “Ruby Soho”, The Death Set cover The Cure gem “Grinding Halt”, Freelance Whales cover Devo “Girl U Want”, Sunday Girl cover The Pixies “Where Is My Mind”, Oh Land cover The National “Bloodbuzz Ohio”…plus lots more.
Killed By Death Records Report:
Click here to go to Killed By Death Records to check four from The Nerves (Peter Case late of the Plimsouls, Paul Collins later of Paul Collins Beat, and Jack Lee the writer of Hangin’ on The Telephone). Check the original “Hangin’ On The Telephone”…plus “When You Find Out”, “Working Too Hard”, and “Give Me Some Time”. Good stuff kids!
Click here to go to Nevver to check Elton John “Amoreena”…a lost nugget fo’ sure. Great tune to call out.
A Batch of Led Zeppelin Covers…Including Jake Shimabukuro Covering “Going To California” & Betty LaVette’s Version of “All of My Love”
Town Full of Losers Report:
Click here to go to Town Full of Losers to check a batch of Led Zeppelin covers…Including Jake Shimabukuro “Going to California”, Tori Amos “Thank You”, Reid Jamieson “Good Times Bad Times”, Betty LaVette “All of My Love”, Karinne Keithley “Immigrant Song”, The King “Whole Lotta Love”
Plain or Pan Report:
Click here to go to Plain or Pan to check a 70’s lost classic by Althea & Donna “Uptown Top Rankin’ “…plus a cover of the same tune by Black Box Recorder. Look close…you will find the links.