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As in song covers. Been a lot over the years. Which would you fancy to seeing next?

Somewhat in line with AE's stated goal of being a gay icon, I propose Sinaed O'Connor - No Man's Woman.
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Remember (Walking In The Sand) by The Shangri-Las

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5YxtweUxrA

because I want to hear those harmonies :lol:

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Rainy Days and Mondays by The Carpenters

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I think I’ve commented on this before, but I’d love to hear them do “Margaritas & Cocaine,� by the Rhyolite Sound. Hell, the song halfway sounds like a Sisters’ tune to my ears already: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RjSQTAqUGls
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In the last thread for this I suggested Roadrunner (Twice) By Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers & they only went & flippin' played it that tour :eek:
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who's that girl? -the eurythmics song and/or here comes the rain again.
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eastmidswhizzkid wrote:who's that girl? -the eurythmics song and/or here comes the rain again.
lol

next best thing?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqkYrrx1xns
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eastmidswhizzkid wrote:who's that girl? -the eurythmics song and/or here comes the rain again.
lol

next best thing?


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqkYrrx1xns
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sultan2075 wrote:I think I’ve commented on this before, but I’d love to hear them do “Margaritas & Cocaine,� by the Rhyolite Sound. Hell, the song halfway sounds like a Sisters’ tune to my ears already: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RjSQTAqUGls
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alanm wrote:As in song covers. Been a lot over the years. Which would you fancy to seeing next?

Somewhat in line with AE's stated goal of being a gay icon, I propose Sinaed O'Connor - No Man's Woman.
Turbo Lover by Judas Priest.
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Pista wrote:In the last thread for this I suggested Roadrunner (Twice) By Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers & they only went & flippin' played it that tour :eek:
i never understand bands doing such standard covers but what do i know..in the merry old city of leicester for yonks any band who wanted to be taken at all seriously did a version of i wanna be your dog.i fucrking detested that song in the end cuz as a drummer you never really got a say and it was so dull and predictable . compared to other stooges songs like dirt or loose which in my opinon were far superior and nobody really evber tried to do.

.my real problem with roadfrunner is if the pistols did it dont bother. nobody's stepping stone is any good nor is anyones substitue. f**k it off and cover a lesser copied pistols song if you must.
However i could never get anyone to do "sattelite" which is the best pistols song that isnt on "...bollocks." IMO
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Wilkstein wrote:
alanm wrote:As in song covers. Been a lot over the years. Which would you fancy to seeing next?

Somewhat in line with AE's stated goal of being a gay icon, I propose Sinaed O'Connor - No Man's Woman.
Turbo Lover by Judas Priest.
Concur!
or something by Scissors Sisters
or Goodbye Horses by Q Lazzarus (they could easily turn it into madness maniac psychodelic song like Floor II).
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Wilkstein wrote:
alanm wrote:As in song covers. Been a lot over the years. Which would you fancy to seeing next?

Somewhat in line with AE's stated goal of being a gay icon, I propose Sinaed O'Connor - No Man's Woman.
Turbo Lover by Judas Priest.
Turbo Lover would be an interesting cover and challenging as well as Halford sings up high and :von: has lower frequencies ;D
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iesus wrote:
Wilkstein wrote:
alanm wrote:As in song covers. Been a lot over the years. Which would you fancy to seeing next?

Somewhat in line with AE's stated goal of being a gay icon, I propose Sinaed O'Connor - No Man's Woman.
Turbo Lover by Judas Priest.
Turbo Lover would be an interesting cover and challenging as well as Halford sings up high and :von: has lower frequencies ;D
Turbo Lover would be an interesting cover and challenging as well as Halford sings and :von: has "frequencies" ;D
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markfiend wrote:Basically anything by Lady Gaga.
with the exception of the new album which is utter pants! i was well upset. :|
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eastmidswhizzkid wrote:
markfiend wrote:Basically anything by Lady Gaga.
with the exception of the new album which is utter pants! i was well upset. :|
I haven't got round to listening to it yet. Disappoint!
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I'd like to hear one of the Sisters cover bands have a bash at Far Parade.
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I'd like to see the cover of the new album, but would settle for a single initially.
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Dan wrote:I'd like to hear one of the Sisters cover bands have a bash at Far Parade.
didn't Chris Catalyst reveal on his interweb phone-in thingy that the music for the Far Parade became Black Sail?
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LA Woman, My Sharona, Under My Wheels - the classics!

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