Feb 142012

Quickies rounds up new can’t-miss covers. Download ‘em below.

The sister of the Yours Truly founder passed away recently, and L.A. indie pop artist Nite Jewel recorded this gorgeous cover of Stevie Wonder’s “Visions” in her memory. It’s just a keyboard and that voice, which is all you need.
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Sep 162011

With this month marking the twenty year anniversary of Nevermind, this has indeed been the summer and early fall of Nirvana covers. While there’s been a fair deal of diversity among these covers, most seem to be tributes not only to the album and to Cobain, but to their legacy of early-’90s grunge. Porcelain Raft’s cover of “Come As You Are”, quite frankly, doesn’t even remotely fall under that category. Continue reading »