How to Do a Cover Version

Regular readers will know that a while back I started a thread here where I posted all of the cover versions one of my favourite bands, The Wedding Present, had done in their long, illustrious, career. (I’ll be resurrecting that thread soon!).

This morning, though, we’re going to turn the tables.

So today’s lesson on how to do a cover version is simple:

Be an all-girl Japanese garage rock band (who just happen to be signed to The Wedding Present’s Scopitones label):

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Toquiwa – Kennedy

And here’s the original, in all it’s glory:

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The Wedding Present – Kennedy

And as an extra treat, here’s Gedge and co performing it live, taken from their “An Evening With The Wedding Present” DVD. Altogether now: “Lost your love of life? Too much apple pie”:

More soon.