Leighton Meester covers “Lovefool” by The Cardigans for The A.V. Club:
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Yo La Tengo‘s new cover of The Cure’s “Friday I’m In Love” —
A nicely reserved/restrained cover of The Cure’s “Friday, I’m In Love” by Dean & Britta:
A cover of Vanessa Carlton’s song “Carousel” by Stevie Nicks (featuring Vanessa Carlton on backing vocals):
Ivy’s cover of “Streets Of Your Town,” originally by The Go-Betweens:
The Frank & Walters’ cover of “Cemetery Gates” by The Smiths is interesting:
- The vocal phrasing is more restrained and has a different timing than the original.
- The bass line drives the song and provides a suspenseful, almost ominous tone that the original song lacks.
- When the guitar strumming comes in, though, the cover veers a bit closer to the original’s more cheerful/upbeat sound.