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Chris Dave x Big Sean – "Ass" [Cover]

In a very unfortunate way, it’s likely you’ve heard the venerable Chris Dave without realizing you have heard him. If you check the liner notes, he’s been included on works by Adele, Mos Def, Robert Glasper, Lupe Fiasco, MF Doom and Kanye West. Touted by Questlove as “the most dangerous drummer alive” who “is totally reinventing just what […]

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SBTRKT – "Blue Cassette" (Friendly Fires Cover)

Masked UK producer SBTRKT and his long-time collaborator Sampha recently took over BBC Radio 1’s live lounge to lay down a session for Annie Mac, as part of R1’s specialist takeover. Recorded live in the Abbey Road studios, the duo first performed “Hold On” from SBTRKT’s self titled debut album before launching into a dazzling […]

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D’Angelo – "Black Hole Sun" [Soundgarden Cover]

The original could pierce a windshield with its latent disparity but D’Angelo’s remake of “Black Hole Sun”, the Soundgarden hit single, is more of a back massage after a tiring day. Teeming with punctuated vocals, dissonant drum beats and peppery bass, its sound is familiar with those who love the elusive neo-crooner’s work but still manages to […]

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Tennis – "Tears in the Typing Pool" (Broadcast cover)

Denver-based indie-pop outfit Tennis are scheduled to release their sophomore album, Young & Old, via Fat Possum on February 13. As time creeps closer to the release of the Cape Dory follow-up, Tennis finishes off 2011 with a soft bang with the recent release of their own cover of Broadcast’s “Tears in the Typing Pool,” a […]

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Deadwood Floats – "Holocene" (Bon Iver Cover)

With four Grammy nominations, an appearance in a workout video and brushing off arguments over whiskey via Twitter, 2011 has been a big year for Justin Vernon. Since the release of Bon Iver, there have been a number of musicians and fans breaking out their  instruments to perform their own versions of the songs. Some […]

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Deadmau5 – Codex (Radiohead Cover)

Oh my golly, giddy, and grandiose days. I love Radiohead, and Deadmau5 has some sick tunes. However, when anybody decides to cover a Radiohead track, my ears perk up and I won’t continue onward until satisfied at either how disappointing or impressive the cover is. Thank the baby Buddha, this ranks on the side of the […]

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Jessie J – Who You Are | Album Tracklist + Cover

Woii. Jessie J‘s album is almost here, just over 2 months to go till it’s unleashed. I for one cannot wait, I’ve been a fan of hers for a while now and I look forward to hearing all the studio versions of all the live rips in my iTunes library. I wonder what her version […]

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