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The Beatles at the EMI studios in Abbey Road preparing for ‘Our World’, a live TV show broadcast to 24 countries worldwide in 1967. (BIPs/Getty Images)

5 Best Taxman Covers Ever [Video]

Happy… or sad, Tax Day to you. We honor this yearly painful ritual with the 5 best covers (that we could find) of the Beatles 1966 hit Taxman, which is on the Revolver album. Stevie Ray Vaughn […]

04/15/2014

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Hit Songs You Probably Didn’t Know Were Covers

Some songs are just so catchy (or annoying) that they stick with us forever and are forever linked with the artists who sing them. But sometimes an artist’s best known song was actually performed by […]

03/11/2014

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Bob Dylan Tribute Re-Issue: Pearl Jam In 1992

Back in 1992, a bunch of great and famous musicians got together to honor Bob Dylan’s 30th anniversary of music at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It was subsequently released on VHS and […]

01/22/2014

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Jack White Has His Own Tribute Album Featuring Artists Who Influenced Him

Jack White, 38, now has his own tribute album performed by legendary artists who influenced him.

11/12/2013

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Morrissey to Release His Cover of Lou Reed’s ‘Satellite of Love’

“He has been there all of my life. He will always be pressed to my heart. Thank God for those, like Lou, who move within their own laws, otherwise imagine how dull the world would be.”

11/11/2013

John Taylor, Simon Le Bon (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Duran Duran Covered By Moby, Juliette Lewis And More For Charity Tribute Album

The upcoming collection is entitled ‘Making Patterns Rhyme: A Tribute to Duran Duran,’ with the title taken directly from the lyrics of the band’s 1981 debut single, “Planet Earth.”

10/18/2013

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Rise Against Releases Rare Journey Cover Off Upcoming B-Sides Record: Listen

The band has announced a September 10 release date for ‘Long Forgotten Songs: B-Sides & Covers 2000-2013,’ a 26-song collection that includes previously unheard music that dates back to before the band signed a record deal.

07/18/2013

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Beck Covers David Bowie’s ‘Sound and Vision’ With 167-Piece Orchestra

Shortly before yesterday’s GRAMMY hoopla kicked off, Lincoln (yes, the car company) released a video of Beck covering David Bowie’s “Sound and Vision”with a 167-piece orchestra. Shot in a stunning 360-degree style, the nine-minute performance […]

02/11/2013

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What Makes ‘Hallelujah’ Such a Transcendent Song?: Excerpts From New Book ‘The Holy or The Broken’

“There is no ‘right’ way to sing ‘Hallelujah,’” writes Alan Light, the author of “The Holy or the Broken: Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, and the Unlikely Ascent of ‘Hallelujah.'”

12/05/2012

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