cover songs

The Painman Unveils the Worst Rock Cover Songs of All-Time
While I have grown fond of a great cover tune, I have also developed a severe disdain of bands covering songs and completely butchering them. There's nothing wrong with covering a great song, but don't attempt it if you can't make it your own and do the original justice.
The Painman Reveals His Top 10 Favorite Cover Songs
When I first got into radio, (big) bands weren't really doing covers. Yeah, every so often one would pop up, but they weren't as evident as they are today. When the tidal wave of these big bands doing covers first hit, I was adamantly opposed to the idea of cover songs. To me, they were for small ba…
Second Hand Song of the Day – Limp Bizkit [VIDEO]
I was surfing around on YouTube and found a cover Limp Bizkit did at Woodstock '99. I knew they covered "Thieves" (Ministry) but completely forgot about it. Say what you want about Limp Bizkit and/or cover songs, personally I dig them both. You also have to give credit to a fr…
Second Hand Song of the Day – The Gourds
My daily dose of cover tunes is not really rock, but they're all Texan, and that's fine in my book. Out of Austin, The Gourds covered Snoop Dogg's "Gin and Juice" many years ago and if you were to see them live you'd see that it's still a big hit for them a…