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: Cheap Trick's “I Want You To Want Me”
FROM: At Budokan (Epic, 1978)
COVER NO. 1
FROM: How To Clean Everything (Fat Wreck Chords, 1993)
COVER NO. 2
FROM: So Nice To Meet You EP (Modern Short Stories, 2012)