“Got My Mind Set On You” by Brandon Flowers

Under the Covers Sunday featuring Brandon Flowers covering George Harrison’s “Got My Mind Set On You”

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“Gold Dust Woman” by Hole

What happens when one of my Favorite Women in Music covers another of my Favorite Women in Music? “Gold Dust Woman”, originally by Fleetwood Mac (lead sung by Stevie Nicks) covered by Hole (lead sung by Courtney Love) is an example of when this kind of Cover Song magic happens. Though the original will forever…

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“Thirteen” by Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith Covers Big Star for Today’s Under the Covers – his delicate, heartbreaking version is one of my favorites.

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It Ain’t Me Babe by Band Of Skulls

Check out This Week’s Under the Covers featuring Band Of Skulls covering Bob Dylan.

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Thunder only happens when it’s raining :: Under the Covers

Under the Covers Sunday ::

“Dreams” :: The Kills

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Why do I let myself worry?

Crazy (live) :: The Kills

“Crazy for thinking that my love could hold you.
I’m crazy for trying,
and crazy for crying,
and I’m crazy for loving you.”

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She fell in love with me

Venus Stopped the Train (live) :: July Talk

“I kept my distance because she fell in love with everyone.
Smoking grass and taking Christmas trees,
she fell in love with me.
I was polite to her,
a soft sadness had her much more than her loneliness.”

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Just for one day :: Under the Covers

Heroes :: Peter Gabriel

“And you, you can be mean,
and I, I’ll drink all the time.
‘Cause we’re lovers,
and that is a fact.
Yes we’re lovers,
and that is that.”

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I think that I’m beginning to know her :: Under the Covers

Fall at Your Feet :: Clare Bowditch

“The finger of blame has turned upon itself,
and I’m more than willing to offer myself.
Do you want my presence,
or need my help?
Who knows where that might lead;
I fall.”

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I want you to want me :: Under the Covers

“I’ll shine up the old brown shoes,
put on a brand-new shirt,
I’ll get home early from work,
if you say that you love me.”

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