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: Gotye's “Somebody That I Used To Know”
FROM: Making Mirrors (Eleven, 2011)

COVER NO. 1
BAND: fun. featuring Hayley Williams
FROM: BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge (2012)

COVER NO. 2
BAND: Coheed And Cambria
FROM: Live (2012)