(Because I’m winding down this series of Kate Bush covers of the day, I am finally posting the ones that I believe everyone already knows.) Now this one I know is famous! The Futureheads pretty much made this their breakthrough song, and their high energy treatment with added guitar chords is still one of my […]
This live acoustic cover of “Hounds Of Love” is a bit rough around the edges, both in terms of sound quality and a few hairy notes from performer Lisa Redford, but it’s still utterly charming. Like the Futureheads, she’s added chords to the accompaniment.
Hey, it’s a fanvid! For the longest time, I thought The Church were just a one-hit wonder. I’ve got “Under The Milky Way Tonight” in my iTunes collection; it’s one of the 1980s tracks we used to rehearse when I was in a 1980s cover band, though I’m not sure if we ever performed it […]
Hey, it’s an official video! GreenlandicFaroese singer Eivør offers a tense version of Hounds of Love that slowly builds to the familiar beat. She’s a good singer too – though I must admit I find her accent takes some getting used to. Judging from the comments on YouTube, this one divides opinions. I love it!