Today, i want to chill. It’s been a week made hectic by a mate battling with life after tik (meth), poor people (i visited) fighting for their homes against a corporation, apathy from the ‘justice’ system regards my attempted murder, and way too many deaths on the road through our little town.
I’ve become a big fan of the blog, Cover Me, which regularly highlights the best tribute songs around, mostly concentrating on indie, rock and folk. To encourage you to subscribe, here are covers of No Doubt, Patti Smith and Tina Turner that were featured there. Patti Smith’s ‘Because the Night’ is especially cool because of the long intro which had Shirley Manson from Garbage (she’s such a cool lass – loved watching her perform in Cape Town) complimenting Screaming Females‘ Marissa Paternoster. Marissa also lets rip with a great guitar … Continue reading →
Carrie Manolakos absolutely nails the emotion in her cover version. The climax will send chills through your body.