You think it’s hard to write an original song? Try finding a cover song that hasn’t been done before—it’s harder than you think. That’s why we bring you Under The Covers: Each week, we’ll pit two bands who have covered the same source material against one another, and it’s up to you to decide who comes out on top.
SOURCE MATERIAL: Counting Crows' "Angels Of The Silences"
FROM: Recovering The Satellites (Geffen, 1996)
COVER NO. 1
BAND: Dashboard Confessional
FROM: The Wire Tapes: Volume 1 (2007)
COVER NO. 2
BAND: Stretch Arm Strong
FROM: A Revolution Transmission (Solid State, 2001)