Cover songs are still my favorite way for emerging bands to put their own sound on a hit song and get easy attention. HoweverÂ 2012 was for some reason a slow year for cover songs. Luckily a handful of bands did them well and left us with flipped and twisted takes on old classics and net hits alike. Here are my 10 favorites (#1 at the bottom). What did I miss?
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NOTE: Some covers may have been released before 2012.Â The rules for my best of lists are if the song hit my radar (and thus this blog) in 2012.
Be sure to catch all the 2012 â€œBEST OFâ€ lists!
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That crystal castles cover is amazing… â™¥
You should see it live!
this is excellent! keep it coming!
This list is soooo good…can I find it on your soundcloud acct as well?
Yeah, all the lists are on SC!
Oh you know I will!
Love it B!
Millionaire cover is brilliant. Mind blown!
Love the runaway cover!
when is the best of part 2 for songs and remixes coming out?
As soon as I work out the issues with the site going down. Hopefully soon!! So many great jams to celebrate!