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: White Lion's “Little Fighter”
FROM: Big Game (Atlantic, 1989)

COVER NO. 1
BAND: Death By Stereo
FROM: Punk Goes Metal (Fearless, 2000)

COVER NO. 2
BAND: Red City Radio
FROM: Red City Radio/The Gamits split EP (Paper + Plastick, 2011)