Covers that you think are better than the original

Discussion in 'Music' started by synyst, Aug 28, 2008.

  1. synyst

    synyst Registered Member

  2. Mirage

    Mirage Administrator Staff Member V.I.P.

    I hate the John Mayer "Free Falling". It doesn't work with his style.

    I'd say most Chuck Berry covers are better than his originals.
  3. teron

    teron Registered Member

  4. Merc

    Merc Certified Shitlord V.I.P. Lifetime

    Johnny Cash - Hurt
    Disturbed - Land of Confusion
    Trust Company - Rock the Casbah
  5. Corona

    Corona Registered Member

    Bah. NIN version is far superior.
  6. Zachary

    Zachary ,,l,, //_- ,,l,,

    crank dat screamo version
  7. Tucker

    Tucker Lion Rampant

    Stereophonics - Nothing Compares 2 U

    Annetenna - Torn

    Ted Nugent - Train Kept A-Rollin'

    Social Distortion - Ring of Fire (arguable, I know, but I burned out on Johnny's in the 1970s)

    Richard Cheese - Rape Me

    Dynamite Hack - Boyz in the Hood

    Blink 182 - Hit Me Baby One More Time

    Iron and Wine - Such Great Heights

    HIM - Wicked Game

    Life of Agony - Don't You Forget About Me

    Crystal Method - Magic Carpet Ride (though technically a remix and not a cover per se)

    Nirvana - The Man Who Sold the World

    Rolling Stones - Twenty Flight Rock

    No Use for a Name - Enjoy the Silence

    Hole - Gold Dust Woman

    Peter Griffin - Rock Lobster
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  8. Atreyu

    Atreyu #2 New Zealander


    Got to agree with the Holy diver one
  9. DMAC

    DMAC Registered Member

    YouTube - metallica whisky in the jar

    Johnny Cash took "Hurt" to a brand new level what a great, great song.
    Last edited: Aug 30, 2008
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  10. Merc

    Merc Certified Shitlord V.I.P. Lifetime

    Absolutely not. NIN's version is shit. It makes me want to slit my wrists out of sheer boredom and annoyance.

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