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: Blur's "Song 2"
ALBUM: Blur (Food/SBK, 1997)
COVER NO. 1
BAND: My Chemical Romance
ALBUM: N/A; from a Radio One Lounge Live Performance
COVER NO. 2
BAND: Plain White T's
ALBUM: Punk Goes 90's (Fearless, 2006)