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A Girl Called Eddy –  Baby Plays Around (Elvis Costello)
Aimee Mann – Baby Blue (Badfinger)
Airport Girl – Cut Your Hair (Pavement)
Allison Crowe – Joan Of Arc (Leonard Cohen)
Amanda Lear – Suicide Is Painless (Johnny Mandel)
Andrea Corr – Take Me I’m Yours (Squeeze)
Anna Ternheim – Little Lies (Fleetwood Mac)
Annabella Lwin – Like A Virgin (Madonna)
Anne Sofie Von Otter – The Day Before You Came (Abba)
Birdy – Terrible Love (The National)
Bjork – The Boho Dance (Joni Mitchell)
Britta Phillips – I Am A Child (Buffalo Springfield)
Brix Smith – Space Oddity (David Bowie)
Caitlin Rose – Dead Flowers (The Rolling Stones)
Carleen Anderson – Maybe I’m Amazed (Paul McCartney)
Carmel – Tracks Of My Tears (Smokey Robinson & The Miracles)
Cat Power – Who Knows Where The Time Goes (Sandy Denny)
Cerys Matthews – Soul Love (David Bowie)
Chrissie Hynde – My Father (Judy Collins)
Clare Grogan – Angels With Dirty Faces (Frankie Miller)
Courtney Barnett   – Being Around (The Lemonheads)

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VA – For The Masses

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01 – The Smashing Pumpkins – Never Let Me Down Again
02 – God Lives Underwater – Fly On The Windscreen
03 – Failure – Enjoy The Silence
04 – The Cure – World In My Eyes
05 – Dishwalla – Policy Of Truth
06 – Veruca Salt – Somebody
07 – Meat Beat Manifesto – Everything Counts
08 – Hooverphonic – Shake The Disease
09 – Locust – Master And Servant
10 – Self – Shame
11 – Monster Magnet – Black Celebration
12 – Rabbit In The Moon – Waiting For The Night
13 – Apollo Four Forty – I Feel You
14 – Gus Gus – Monument
15 – Deftones – To Have And To Hold
16 – Rammstein – Stripped

For The Masses

An A-Z of random covers in alphabetical order!!

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22 Brides – You Cant Be Too Strong (Graham Parker)
Altered Images – Jeepster (T Rex)
Boyracer – Since Yesterday (Strawberry Switchblade)
Calexico – Shabby Doll (Elvis Costello & The Attractions))
Dinosaur Jr – Quick Sand (David Bowie)
Easyworld – Enjoy The Silence (Depeche Mode)
Florence & The Machine – The Chain (Fleetwood Mac)
General Public – Warm Love (Van Morrison)
Hindu Love Gods – Raspberry Beret (Prince)
Ivy – I Guess I’m Just A Little Too Sensitive (Orange Juice)
Janes Addiction – No Rain (Blind Melon)
Kasabian – Too Much Too Young (The Specials)
Local Natives – Careful (Television)
Mazzy Star – Wild Horses (The Rolling Stones)
New Buffalo – No Reason To Cry (The Go-Betweens)
Of Montreal – Spanish Dance Troupe (Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci)
Phoenix – Sad-Eyed Lady of The Lowlands (Bob Dylan)
Quickspace – They Shoot Horse Don’t They (Racing Cars)
Redd Kross – Everything Flows (Teenage Fanclub)
Sleater Kinney – More Than A Feeling (Boston)
Thousand Yard Stare – Spacehopper (Julian Cope)
Uncle Tupelo – Wasn’t Born To Follow (The Byrds)
Veruca Salt – My Sharona (The Knack)
Wondermints – I Hope You’re Happy Now (Elvis Costello)
Xiu Xiu – Jack The Ripper (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)
Younger Younger 28’s – Inbetween Days (The Cure)
Zero 7 – I Go To Sleep (The Kinks)

An A-Z

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01 – My Morning Jacket  – All Night Long (Lionel Ritchie)
02 – Griffin House – These Days (Nico)
03 – Olympic Swimmers & Admiral Fallow – Love Song (The Cure)
04 – The Wedding Present – It’s Not Unusual (Tom Jones)
05 – Cracker – Fucking Up (Neil Young)
06 – Beth Sorrentino – Hounds of Love (Kate Bush)
07 – The Lemonheads – Keep On Loving You (Reo Speedwagon)
08 – Twin Atlantic – Beverly Hills (Weezer)
09 – Admiral Fallow – This Must Be The Place (Talking Heads)
10 – The Wombats – True Faith (New Order)
11 – Gemma Hayes – Ever Fallen In Love (Buzzcocks)
12 – Gabrielle Aplin and Bastille – Dreams (Fleetwood Mac)
13 – Something for Kate – Ordinary World (Duran Duran)
14 – The Courteeners – D’yer Wanna Be A Spaceman (Oasis)
15 – Cinerama – Diamonds Are Forever (Shirley Bassey)
16 – Frankie Goes To Hollywood – Born To Run (Bruce Springsteen)
17 – The Shins – Little Boxes (Pete Seeger)
18 – Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield – Baby Britain (Elliott Smith)
19 – Gene – Nightswimming (R.E.M)
20 – Keane – The Downtown Lights (The Blue Nile)
21 – Robert Smith – There’s A Girl In The Corner (The Twilight Sad)

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21 Random Covers

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Having been off work for a while with a dreaded chest infection, I’ve had time to browse my MP3s, so here’s 21 random covers with no connection whatsoever,apart from the fact they’re on my PC. This could be the start of a new series, as it takes very little effort, and I haven’t even delved into my covers folder!!

01 – The Morning Benders – Dreams (Fleetwood Mac)
02 – Wah! – You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory (Johnny Thunders)
03 – Jellyfish – Jet (Wings)
04 – The Dream Academy – Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want (The Smiths)
05 – Eels – Summer In The City (The Lovin’ Spoonful)
06 – Dum Dum Girls – Trees and Flowers (Strawberry Switchblade)
07 – Frank Turner – Thunder Road (Bruce Springsteen)
08 – The Bird And The Bee – Sara Smile (Daryl Hall & John Oates)
09 – Mercury Rev – Isolation (John Lennon)
10 – Manic Street Preachers – This Is The Day (The The)
11 – Beady Eye – Sons Of The Stage (World Of Twist)
12 – Beth Orton – That Summer Feeling (Jonathan Richman)
13 – Motorcycle Ride – Union City Blue (Blondie)
14 – Mayer Hawthorne – Mr Blue Sky (Electric Light Orchestra)
15 – Big Country – The Tracks Of My Tears (The Miracles)
16 – Everything But The Girl – English Rose (The Jam)
17 – David Ford – Young Hearts (Candi Staton)
18 – The Hot Rats – The Lovecats (The Cure)
19 – Ian McCulloch – There Is a War (Leonard Cohen)
20 – Dot Allison – Song To The Siren (Tim Buckley)
21 – The House of Love – I Wanna Be Your Dog (The Stooges)

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VA – Even Better Than The Disco Thing

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01 – Eric Bibb – Dancing Queen
02 – Lisa Hannigan – Upside Down
03 – Cathy Davy – I Feel Love
04 – Director – Ring My Bell
05 – Martin Staunton – Superstition
06 – Duke Special – I Feel For You
07 – Juno Falls – Last Night A D.J. Saved My Life
08 – Republic of Loose – Five Talking
09 – Declan O’Rourke – Young Hearts
10 – Jape – Hot Stuff
11 – Fred – Fame
12 – Jack L – Staying Alive
13 – Brian Kennedy – Never Can Say Goodbye
14 – Blizzards – Temptation
15 – Kevin Doyle – Get Down On It
16 – Prison Love – Disco Inferno

CD2 (Mix CD)

01 – Duke Special – I Feel for You
02 – Lisa Hannigan – Upside Down
03 – Juno Falls – Last Night a DJ Saved My Life
04 – Republic of Loose – Jive Talkin
05 – Kevin Doyle – Get Down on It
06 – Martin Staunton And The Sharon Shannon Band – Superstition
07 – Declan O’Rourke – Young Hearts
08 – Cathy Davey – I Feel Love
09 – Director – Ring My Bell
10 – Fred – Fame
11 – Jape – Hot Stuff
12 – The Blizzards – Temptation

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Colin Meloy – Sings Morrissey EP

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03 – Jack The Ripper
04 – I’ve Changed My Plea To Guilty
05 – Sister I’m A Poet
06 – Every Day Is Like Sunday

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