Jun 062012

A little less than a year ago, we over here at Cover Me couldn’t help but gush over Catherine A.D.’s delicate, weep-inducing take on Bon Iver‘s “The Wolves (Act I and II).” Since then, Cover Me has stalked her page and covered five of her covers. Needless to say we’re fans and couldn’t be more excited for her next covers release. Between finishing up at university and her debut full length album that’s due out this winter, Catherine A.D. found some time to put together all of her reworkings and covers for her album Reprise. Continue reading »

Jan 092012

Masked producer SBTRKT has been kicking around the London electronic since 2008, but this self-titled album broke him open last year, getting nods on a number of year-end lists. As the latest sign of his stature, he was invited to the first BBC Live Lounge of the new year to perform a cover. Continue reading »

Aug 042011

Indie-dance trio Friendly Fires recently hit the cover scene with a Live Lounge performance that included their take on Lady Gaga’s “The Edge of Glory.” Now they’re the ones being covered. This week, London electronic act Nero stopped by Live Lounge and took on Friendly Fires’ “Live Those Days Tonight.” Continue reading »

Jul 212011

A few hours ago we heard Birdy covering Ed Sheeran for Radio 1’s Live Lounge and there’s already a follow-up: Friendly Fires, who hit the studio earlier today to perform Lady Gaga’s “The Edge of Glory.” They give the pop hit a smooth indie makeover without losing an ounce of the fun. Continue reading »