Category Archives: Covers

Cat Stevens’ “Wild World” covered on NBC’s The Voice

Tuesday night’s episode of NBC’s talent contest-style show “The Voice” included a performance of the Cat Stevens song “Wild World” performed by grad student Collin McLoughlin. His rendition won over three of the four judges during a blind audition. Judge … Continue reading

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The Late Joni Mitchell?

The New York Daily News seems to be confused. In a blurb on Michael Arden’s live tribute of Joni Mitchell’s album Blue, they call her “the late, great Joni Mitchell”. Broadway star Michael Arden pays tribute to the late, great … Continue reading

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Covers: Joni Mitchell’s “Blue” by Cat Power and Sarah McLachlan

The Dolphinsbarn blog takes a look at a couple of covers of Joni Mitchell’s “Blue”. There are streaming MP3s of the original from the album Blue, as well as versions by Cat Power and Sarah McLachlan.

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Cover: Joni Mitchell’s “River” by Bela Fleck and the Flecktones

According to Billboard.com, Bela Fleck and the Flecktones will be releasing a Christmas album called Jingle All The Way on September 30th. The album will close with a cover of Joni Mitchell’s “River”.

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Cover: Nobody Does It Better by Sophie Ellis-Bextor

Brit-pop singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor performed “Nobody Does It Better” at the Visa London 2012 Party yesterday to help kick-off the countdown for the next Olympic Games. It’s a very faithful version to Carly Simon’s 1977 take for the James Bond … Continue reading

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Covers: Meet Glen Campbell by Glen Campbell

Country legend and Wrecking Crew alumni Glen Campbell has also just released a covers album, although with a more rock ‘n’ roll approach. Called Meet Glen Campbell, it features a cover of Jackson Browne’s “These Days” and John Lennon’s “Grow … Continue reading

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Covers: Modern Hymns by Darrell Scott

Country singer/songwriter Darrell Scott (“Long Time Gone” and “Heartbreak Town” for The Dixie Chicks, “When There’s No One Around” for Garth Brooks, “It’s A Great Day To Be Alive” for Travis Tritt and “Born To Fly” for Sara Evans) released … Continue reading

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