[ Show ]
Support VoyForums
[ Shrink ]
VoyForums Announcement: Programming and providing support for this service has been a labor of love since 1997. We are one of the few services online who values our users' privacy, and have never sold your information. We have even fought hard to defend your privacy in legal cases; however, we've done it with almost no financial support -- paying out of pocket to continue providing the service. Due to the issues imposed on us by advertisers, we also stopped hosting most ads on the forums many years ago. We hope you appreciate our efforts.

Show your support by donating any amount. (Note: We are still technically a for-profit company, so your contribution is not tax-deductible.) PayPal Acct: Feedback:

Donate to VoyForums (PayPal):

Login ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 12345678910 ]
Subject: Cover versions

Dave H
[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]
Date Posted: Mon August 22, 2016 09:10:42

Artistes who do cover versions have the advantage of hearing the original, and can work on this to make an improved arrangement. Often it doesn't work out like that and covers don't match up. Which cover versions do you people think are better than the originals?
To kick off, I offer these three:-

"Unchain My Heart" by Joe Cocker (orig. Ray Charles)
"Rockin' All Over The World" by Status Quo (orig. John Fogerty)
"Need Your Love So Bad" by Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac (orig. Little Willie John)

I give an honourable mention to the Beatles, whose versions of "Long Tall Sally" and "Slow Down" came close.
Any offers?

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Subject Author Date
Re: Cover versionsDanMon August 22, 2016 13:50:38
Re: Cover versionsMulliganMon August 22, 2016 16:39:22
Re: Cover versionsM. Bloom (Aie.)Mon August 22, 2016 19:23:38

Login ] Create Account Not required to post.
Post a public reply to this message | Go post a new public message
Note: This forum is moderated -- new posts are not visible until approved.
* HTML allowed in marked fields.
Message subject (required):

Name (required):

  Expression (Optional mood/title along with your name) Examples: (happy, sad, The Joyful, etc.) help)

  E-mail address (optional):

Type your message here:

Note: This forum is moderated -- new posts are not visible until approved.

Notice: Copies of your message may remain on this and other systems on internet. Please be respectful.

[ Contact Forum Admin ]

Forum timezone: GMT-6
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2019 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.