The Who Tribute Album to Feature Iggy Pop, Members of The Kinks, Cream and Others


Not many acts can boast having household names covering their work – and fewer still can boast these covers ever seeing the light of day outside of concert intervals and guitar warm-ups. But that is exactly what has happened to The Who today, with news that members of Judas Priest, Def Leppard, King Crimson, Cream and The [...]

Ane Brun Covers Arcade Fire’s ‘Neighbourhood #1 (Tunnels)’


Though Ane Brun’s most recent release, It All Comes As One, came to us in 2011, the prolific Norwegian songwriter has announced that on the iTunes Deluxe edition, she will include a cover of Arcade Fire’s Neighbourhood #1 (Tunnels). You can see a version of the track in the video at the bottom, and perhaps better, download [...]

Listen: The Kills Cover Velvet Underground’s ‘Pale Blue Eyes’


The Angelo-American duo have announced that the band’s cover of the seminal Velvet Underground song, ‘Pale Blue Eyes’ as a B-side for new single, ‘The Last Goodbye’. The single is from 2011′s ‘Blood Pressures’, the band’s fourth album; the single itself released on the 12th February this year. ‘The Last Goodbye’ is the fifth single [...]

Watch Kasabian cover Lana Del Rey’s ‘Video Games’


On BBC Radio 1′s Live Lounge, Kasabian unveiled their cover of the ever rising singer, Lana Del Rey. The hotly tipped singer made her television debut earlier this month on ‘Later… with Jools Holland’, following a great deal of internet hype. The video itself has already garnered two million views on YouTube, and Del Rey [...]

Video: Coldplay Covers R.E.M. at Music Midtown

Coldplay headlined Music Midtown this past weekend, and the band decided to pay tribute to a now disbanded R.E.M. Before the performance Martin said,  “One of our favorite bands of all time, R.E.M., for some crazy reason have finished — and it’s sad. So with the most respect in the world… this is just to [...]

Video: Taking Back Sunday Covers Kanye West


Taking Back Sunday have performed a live acoustic cover of Kanye West’s “Can’t Tell Me Nothing.” Watch the video below.

Video: They Might Be Giants cover Chumbawamba’s “Tubthumping”


So much awesome in one video. For the 26th episode of A.V. Club’s “Undercover” sessions, They Might Be Giants were brought in to pick a song off a pre-determined list to cover.  After thoughtful consideration, they decided to choose “Tubthumping”, which proved to be the best choice possible.