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: U2’s “Sunday Bloody Sunday”
ALBUM: War (Island, 1983)
COVER NO. 1
BAND: Funeral For A Friend
ALBUM: Hours (Atlantic, 2005)
COVER NO. 2
ALBUM: Riot! (Fueled By Ramen, 2007)