Cover songs are still my favorite way for emerging bands to put their own sound on a hit song and get easy attention. However 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? Read more

[COVER] The Limousines – “Call Me Al” (Paul Simon cover)

if you be my bodyguard i could be your long lost pal

♫ The Limousines – Call Me Al (Paul Simon Cover)

The Limousines were in the pipeline for a post on their jam “Internet Killed The Video Star” (and it’s fun video) a few years back but somehow never made the cut. Leave it to a fun Paul Simon cover to get them back in the mix! Although, any excuse to resurrect this track is a good one. People would go off if they put this in a live set.