New Music: Different Beings Being Different by West Thebarton, Live Gigs: West Thebarton & Pist Idiots @ Mojo’s, Cover Versions: Florence + The Machine’s You Got The Love by West Thebarton

Formerly know as West Thebarton Brothel Party but had to drop the last two words because you can’t have those kind-of things as a band name which is basically the reason I check them out in the first place. Anyway the … Continue reading New Music: Different Beings Being Different by West Thebarton, Live Gigs: West Thebarton & Pist Idiots @ Mojo’s, Cover Versions: Florence + The Machine’s You Got The Love by West Thebarton

Cover Versions: Nick Cave’s Straight To You by Gang Of Youths + The Ugliest Covers of his Songs

Gang Of Youths do Straight To You: https://s3.amazonaws.com/gangofyouths/Straight+To+You.mp3 The brief was “Australian,” so naturally, my first instinct was Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. ‘Straight To You’ is, in my opinion, an underrated classic from an under-appreciated album — hopefully, anybody hearing … Continue reading Cover Versions: Nick Cave’s Straight To You by Gang Of Youths + The Ugliest Covers of his Songs

Cover Versions: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ Here Comes My Girl by Sun Kil Moon with Magik*Magik Orchestra

OK, so that was a hopeless week blogging but here’s a Saturday morning cover post which you might not heard yet? It’s a discovery while I was looking for something else but I just can’t help but post it up … Continue reading Cover Versions: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ Here Comes My Girl by Sun Kil Moon with Magik*Magik Orchestra

Wicked Songs: No Teeth by Joel Silbersher + Cover Versions: Bill Withers’ I Don’t Want You On My Mind & The Holy Modal Rounders’ Half A Mind by by Joel Silbersher

Joel Silbersher has released brand new song a few months ago which I missed then. It’s backed by two cool covers, you can buy it on 7″, his band includes The Drones’ Gareth Liddiard on lead guitar with the ex-drummer … Continue reading Wicked Songs: No Teeth by Joel Silbersher + Cover Versions: Bill Withers’ I Don’t Want You On My Mind & The Holy Modal Rounders’ Half A Mind by by Joel Silbersher

Wicked Songs: 10-Car Pile-Up, I Went Out Looking, Nothing To Lose by Digger & The Pussycats + Cover Versions: Make-Up’s Save Yourself, Supercharger’s Stab A Motherfucker by Digger & The Pussycats

So all these songs feature Gareth Liddiard. Continuing my cat a logging of everything relating to The Drones and Mr. Liddiard here on my blog. So today we are going all the way back to 2005 for a some what forgotten Melbourne … Continue reading Wicked Songs: 10-Car Pile-Up, I Went Out Looking, Nothing To Lose by Digger & The Pussycats + Cover Versions: Make-Up’s Save Yourself, Supercharger’s Stab A Motherfucker by Digger & The Pussycats

Wicked Songs: Soft Power by Tropical Fuck Storm + Cover Versions: Lost Animal’s Lose The Baby by Tropical Fuck Storm

Side A: Side B: Right you cunts, cocks and assholes I’m back now with the most friendly and welcoming back greeting I can think of! Did you like it or could you have miss me at all? So what happen quickly … Continue reading Wicked Songs: Soft Power by Tropical Fuck Storm + Cover Versions: Lost Animal’s Lose The Baby by Tropical Fuck Storm

Cover Versions: Mark Kozelek & Jimmy LaVelle’s You Missed My Heart by Phoebe Bridgers

That’s a song original for Sun Kil Moon and The Album Leaf collaborative album from 2013 called Perils From The Sea, sometime listed as Mark Kozelek & Jimmy LaVelle or Sun Kil Moon and The Album Leaf, for some reason? Sung by 22 year old … Continue reading Cover Versions: Mark Kozelek & Jimmy LaVelle’s You Missed My Heart by Phoebe Bridgers

Cover Versions: Kim Salmon’s Solid Gold Hell, Intense & I Fell by Gareth Liddard, Mick Harvey & Brian Hooper

So that’s three, three, three live preforms of Salmon’s songs by those three, three, three blokes together on the one stage, one night just be clear. After my earlier somewhat mystery post today of new releases by two of those … Continue reading Cover Versions: Kim Salmon’s Solid Gold Hell, Intense & I Fell by Gareth Liddard, Mick Harvey & Brian Hooper

Wicked Songs: My Pal by GOD + Cover Versions: GOD’s My Pal by Magic Dirt, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, The Drones, Violet Soho & Dinosaur Jr.

So yeah that’s just one old Aussie classic track and then five covers of the very same song by some greats acts, with three Aussies and two Americans in one spot. Nope, They’re not playing together at the same time but … Continue reading Wicked Songs: My Pal by GOD + Cover Versions: GOD’s My Pal by Magic Dirt, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, The Drones, Violet Soho & Dinosaur Jr.