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Postby mfaith on Sat Sep 03, 2016 10:14 pm

Just discovered this thread. Good stuff.

fnord wrote:Cash's Hurt for godamn sure.


False. It's good, but the original seriously owns it. Great video, emotional, but yeah not as good. Sorry. Even the Bowie/Reznor live version of it is better.




binky79 wrote:Nine Inch Nails - Dead Souls (Payback for the Hurt haters!)

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My additions:




Not technically a cover, but obviously heavily influenced:
Bowie - Crystal Japan:


NIN - A Warm Place:




Original:


Cover:
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Postby mfaith on Sat Sep 03, 2016 10:49 pm

Oh, forgot this one

Original:



Cover:


Here they are mashed up:
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Postby fredo on Sun Sep 04, 2016 1:32 am

Dolly destroys those hacks.
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Postby mfaith on Sun Sep 04, 2016 9:11 am

fredo wrote:Dolly destroys those hacks.

Nah. Her's is good. But I love how much emotion Jack puts into it.
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Postby mfaith on Sun Sep 04, 2016 9:39 am

Original (1981):



Cover (2000):
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Postby planetexpress on Sun Sep 04, 2016 12:58 pm

Rage's version of Beautiful World is about as good as Devo's version of Head Like a Hole...
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Postby evilpresence on Mon Oct 17, 2016 9:05 am

Found this guy in my random Instagram feed yesterday.

https://www.youtube.com/user/katarzis27
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Postby bluebirdsong on Wed Oct 19, 2016 4:28 pm



Screaming Females covering Taylor Swift



Dinosaur Jr. covering The Cure



Converge covering Hatebreed with the lead singer of Hatebreed.. so kinda not a cover, but I guess it is.
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Postby mfaith on Wed Oct 26, 2016 10:14 pm

And by kids! (sorry glenn)

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Postby TheBeard on Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:02 pm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WNKP4NxnRko

I hated the original version.
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