Archive for December 2013

The Octopus’s Gardner: Recylced Tunes (2/12)

– Ain’t No Sunshine (original by Bill Withers) covered by Ben Harper

– The Boxer (Simon and Garfunkel) covered by Mumford and Sons

– Heaven (Bryan Adams) covered by Brandi Carlile

– Cupid (Sam Cooke) covered by Amy Winehouse

– St James Infirmary Blues (made famous by Louis Armstrong, unknown original artist) covered by the White Stripes

– The Man Who Sold The World (David Bowie) covered by Nirvana

– Fluorescent Adolescent (Arctic Monkeys) covered by Kate Nash

– Teenager in Love (Doc Pomus) covered by the Red Hot Chili Peppers

– I Shot the Sheriff (Bob Marley) covered by Eric Clapton

– A Pirate Looks at Forty (Jimmy Buffett) covered by Jack Johnson, Tim Reynolds, and Dave Matthews

– Fly Me To The Moon  (Bart Howard) covered by Jason Mraz

– Can’t Help Falling In Love With You (made famous by Elvis Presley, written by Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore, George David Weiss) covered by Ingrid Michaelson

– Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen) covered by Jeff Buckley

– We Found Love (Rihanna) covered by Ed Sheeran

– Sexy and I Know It (LMFAO) covered by Noah

Other great cover artists: Pentatonix, Karmin, Postmodern Jukebox, Yael Naim’s “Toxic”, ANgus and Julia Stone’s “You’re the One That I Want”

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