Apr 292022
 
best cover songs april 2022
Aimee Mann – Brooklyn (Steely Dan cover)

If you missed the whole brouhaha when Steely Dan dropped Aimee Mann as their opening act, it’s too long to recap here. To skip to the end, Mann tweeted, “All is forgiven if Donald [Fagan] just tells me what Brooklyn is about.” And he did! So, at a recent show at City Winery, she covered it. All does indeed appear to be forgiven. Continue reading »

Dec 062021
 
maneskin amas

As a part of the recent American Music Awards (AMAs), Italian rockers Måneskin were invited to perform their smash hit cover of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons’ “Beggin’.” The band had been nominated for the ‘Favourite Trending Song’ of 2021 thanks to their version of the 1960s hit. Continue reading »