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: Modern English's “I Melt With You”
FROM: After The Snow (4AD, 1982)
COVER NO. 1
FROM: Punk Goes 80's (Fearless, 2005)
COVER NO. 2
BAND: Saves The Day
FROM: I'm Sorry I'm Leaving EP (Immigrant Sun, 1999)