Posts Tagged ‘The Guards’

Tune du Jour: “Going Underground” – The Jam
THE CLASH of Cover Tunes: Down by Law vs. The Guards vs. Lostprophets
Broc 3 - Cover Me Impressed

Everybody’s Dressin’ Funny … Cover Me Impressed!

 

“A gentleman is someone who can play the accordion, but doesn’t.”

Tom Waits

 

The Original

 

The greatest 3 minutes of music ever? Maybe …

The Jam:

 

THE CLASH of Cover Tunes

 

Down by Law vs. The Guards vs. Lostprophets
Down by Law:

The Guards:

Lostprophets:

Okay so the lead singer, Ian Watkins, is a despicable wretch of a human being. But if you could separate the degenerate from the song, you’d have to admit that this is a pretty damn good cover.

Oh the disharmony! Much like Harlan County there are no neutrals here. It is your solemn responsibility to decide which cover song prevails. In other words … Which Side Are You On?!!?