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: The Dead Milkmen’s “Punk Rock Girl”
ALBUM: Beelzebubba (Restless, 1988)
COVER NO. 1
ALBUM: On The Cover II (Tooth & Nail, 2009)
COVER NO. 2
BAND: Streetlight Manifesto
ALBUM: 99 Songs Of Revolution, Volume 1 (Victory, 2010)