Two Hopes

Burn Antares (Who Loves The Sun // The Velvet Underground)
Doe Paoro (How Come You Never Go There // Feist)
Trails And Ways (Lost // Frank Ocean)
Swim Mountain (Love On Top // Beyoncé)
The Penelopes (Never Let Me Down Again // Depeche Mode)
Nick Waterhouse (Smooth Operator // Sade)
Gizmo (Girls Just Want To Have Fun // Cyndi Lauper)
Foxes In Fiction (The World Is As Soft As Lace // Felt)
The Blank Agains (Love Is The Drug // Roxy Music)
Video Video (Mother Stands For Comfort // Kate Bush)
Porridge Radio (Walking The Cow // Daniel Johnston)
Local Natives (Out Among The Stars // Johnny Cash)
Crater (Shoot You Down // Stone Roses)
You Are Number Six (Nantes // Beirut)
Dean & Britta (Friday I’m In Love // The Cure)
Stars (Asleep // The Smiths)

Photo credit: Two Hoops by Charlotte Bracegirdle. Acrylic on printed page from book, original by Tibor Csorgeo

Under The Covers

Joanna Skrzypczak

Theophilus London (Calypso Blues) // Nat King Cole
Spaceman (It’s Because I Love You) // The Master’s Apprentices
Devendra Banhart (Forget About Him) // Kath Bloom
Dancing Years (Anthems For A Seventeen Year-Old Girl) // Broken Social Scene
The Pirouettes (Comment Lui Dire) // France Gall
Kurt Vile & The Violators (The Guns Of Brixton) // The Clash
Warpaint (Ashes To Ashes) // David Bowie
Katy Goodman & Greta Morgan (Bastards Of Young) // The Replacements
Avid Dancer (Everybody Have Fun Tonight) // Wang Chung
Pinkunoizu (What Is Love?) // Haddaway
Belle & Sebastian (Crash) // The Primitives
Red Sleeping Beauty (After All) // The Cardigans
Dog Bite (Disorder) // Joy Division
Gengahr (I’m So Tired) // Fugazi
Fyfe (Through The Wire) // Kanye West

Photo credit: Joanna Skrzypczak

Cover My Eyes

Naoshi

Pema (Best To You – feat. Alex Schaaf) // Blood Orange
Britta Phillips (Wrap Your Arms Around Me) // Agnetha Fältskog (ABBA)
Jenn Grant (Lover Lover Lover) // Leonard Cohen
Boby Lapointe (Ca Va Ca Vient) // Kazy Lambist
Amarillo (I Love Paris – feat. Lise) // Cole Porter
This Is The Kit (Les Plus Beaux) // François & The Atlas Mountains
Magic Bronson (Coconut) // Harry Nilsson
Chromatics (I’m On Fire) // Bruce Springsteen
Stars (Streetlights) // Kanye West
Innerspace Orchestra (One Way Glass) // Manfred Mann
José Gonzales (Waterfalls) // TLC
Kim (Early In The Morning) // B.B. King
Avid Dancer (Tired Of Waiting) // The Kinks
Chris Farren (You Can’t Hurry Love) // The Supremes
Francis Lung (Heroes) // David Bowie
Color Grave (Hear Over Heels – feat. Orchids) // Tears For Fears
The Trash Can Sinatras (Born Free) // John Barry
Jason Lee (Carbrain) // The Wake
Tashaki Miyaki (Heartbeat) // Buddy Holly

Photo credit: Dream glasses –May tomorrow be another good day!- Sand on Art board by Naoshi

Pour Me Up Another

Dinara MirtalipovaNoemi (Katie Cruel / Karen Dalton)
Andrew Bird (Far From Any Road / The Handsome Family)
Sarah Belkner – feat. Martha Marlow (River Man / Nick Drake)
Gordi (Avant Gardener / Courtney Barnett)
The Familiar (Take Me To Church / Hozier)
Simian Ghost (Be My Wife / David Bowie)
DIV I DED (Kinky Love / Nancy Sinatra / Pale Saints)
Yuna (Thinkin Bout You / Frank Ocean)
Smoke Fairies (Smoke Softly Thru Snow / Captain Beefheart)
Black Lizard (Well, Allright / Buddy Holly)
Oliver Wilde (Waiting For Nothing / Sparklehorse)
Shunkan (Flesh Without Blood / Grimes)
Robyn Sherwell (Landslide / Fleetwood Mac)
C Duncan (Pearly Dewdrops’ Drops / Cocteau Twins)
Will Samson (Love Will Find You In The End / Daniel Johnston)
Kathryn Williams (Beautiful Cosmos / Ivor Cutler)
Feast – feat. Timber Timber (Don’t Give Up / Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush)

Photo credit: Mermaids, illustration by Dinara Mirtalipova

Covered In Gold

Natural CuriositiesChløë Black (Le temps de l’amour / Françoise Hardy)
Briana Marela (There Is A War / Leonard Cohen)
Stranded Horse (Transmission / Joy Division)
Kishi Bashi (This Must Be The Place – Talking Heads)
Wanda Jackson (In The Cold, Cold Night – feat. Shooter Jennings / The White Stripes)
Avid Dancer (Move On Up / Curtis Mayfield)
David Bazan (Read My Mind / The Killers)
Stars (Long Hot Summer / The Style Council)
How Sad (It Is What It Is / Blood Orange)
Brika (Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High / Arctic Monkeys)
Julia Holter (Gold Dust Woman / Fleetwood Mac)
De Montevert (Being Boring / Pet Shop Boys)
Birkwin Jersey (Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe / Kendrick Lamar)
Emily Wells (Philadelphia / Neil Young)
Lyla Foy (Something On Your Mind / Karen Dalton)
El Perro Del Mar (Breaking The Girl / Red Hot Chili Peppers)

Photo credit: Sunset Gray by Natural Curiosities

Give Me Another Chance

Steven TabbuttSaxsyndrum feat. Sea Oleena (Dance, Dance, Dance – Lykke Li)
Glass Animals (Gold Lime – Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ “Gold Lion” & Erykah Badu’s “The Healer”)
Jaakko Eino Kalevi (Everything Nice – Popcaan)
Fort Lean (Travellin – Jeremy Spencer Band)
Emily Reo (Dreams – Fleetwood Mac)
Sondre Lerche (Countdown – Beyoncé)
Noms (Army Dreamers – Kate Bush)
Smoke Fairies (If I Were A Carpenter – Tim Hardin)
Jack Ladder (So Far Away – Dire Straits)
Lyla Foy (Cornflake Girl – Tori Amos)
Ezra Furman (I Can Change – LCD Soundsystem)
Elsie (Heart Of Glass – Blondie)
Total Warr (Is This It – The Strokes)
Dirty Projectors (Hyperballad – Björk)
Geographer (I Know What I Know – Paul Simon)
Jared Mees & The Ground Children (With Me Tonight – The Beach Boys)
Drug Train (30th Century Man – Scott Walker)
Jock Scott (There’s A Hole In Daddy’s Arm – John Prine’s “Sam Stone”)

Photo credit: The Oracles, by Steven Tabbutt

Love Me Two Times

Marius UhligAvid Dancer (San Diego Zoo – Magnetic Fields)
Holobody (Stars & Sons – Broken Social Scene)
Andrew Bird (Fake Headlines – The New Pornographers)
Ghost Youth (Kiss The Gurl – Samuel E. Wright)
Gnash (Coco – O.T. Genasis)
Slow Club (Seasons – Future Islands)
Lost Film (Emma’s House – The Field Mice)
The Twilight Sad (I Couldn’t Say It To Your Face – Arthur Russell)
Bipolar Sunshine (Team – Lorde)
Emily Wells (What Is Love – Haddaway)
Bodies Of Water (Everybody Hurt – R.E.M.)
GRMLN (Time After Time – Cindy Lauper)
Doctors And Lawyers (No Spare Key – Honeyblood)
His Clancynes (Head Hang Low – Julian Cope)
Who Made Who (Deep Black Vanishing Train – Mark Lanegan)
Sondre Lerche (Chandelier – Sia)

Photo credit: The Norris Twins photographed by Marius Uhlig

I’ve Got You Covered

Covered collagePoliça (You Don’t Own Me | Lesley Gore)
Julia Holter (Don’t Make Me Over | Dionne Warwick)
Insect Guide (Nightime | Big Star)
Neon Lights (My Girl | The Temptations)
Yo La Tengo (I Saw The Light | Todd Rundgren)
Tiny Fireflies (End Of The World | Skeeter Davis)
Diane Coffee (Kokomo | The Beach Boys)
The Melamine Division Plates (Get Off My Cloud | The Rolling Stones)
Johanna Samuels (There’s A Place | The Beatles)
Paperfangs (Everyday | Buddy Holly)
Pharmakon (Bang Bang | Nancy Sinatra)
Janelle Monae (I Want You Back | The Jackson 5)
Charles Bradley feat. The Budos Band (Changes | Black Sabbath)
Alan Jenkins (Starman | David Bowie)
Islands/Nick Diamonds/Idiot Glee (Are You Sleeping | Harry Nilson)
Bahamas (Whole Wide World | Wreckless Eric)
Amen Dunes (Song To The Siren | Tim Buckley)
Tom Rosenthal (Here Comes The Sun | George Harrison)
Maximo Park (Lover, Lover, Lover | Leonard Cohen)
Peggy Sue (Party Lights | Claudine Clark)
Sufjan Stevens (Commemorative… | John Fahey)

 

Photo: collage found, superior image is The birth of Venus by WilliamAdolphe Bouguereau (1879)

Seamless Universe

Daria PetrilliSivu (Strangers In The Night – Frank Sinatra)
The Decoders – feat. Raul Midon (Strange Fruit – Billie Holiday)
Chromatics (Ceremony – New Order)
Sir Sly (Afterlife – Arcade Fire)
Oh Mercy (Someday – The Strokes)
Sur Black (You Really Got A Hold On Me – Smokey Robinson & The Miracles)
Hackney Colliery Band (Empire State Of Mind – Jay-Z with Alicia Keys)
How To Dress Well (Teenage Spaceship – Smog)
Sarah Jarosz (Book Of Right-On – Joanna Newsom)
Iyes (Crazy In Love – Beyoncé)
Den Mate (My Kind Of Woman – Mac Demarco)
Marika Hackman (I Follow Rivers – Lykke Li)
Woman’s Hour (Dancing In The Dark – Bruce Springsteen)
Pure Bathing Culture (Wildest Moments – Jessie Ware)
Vaults (Hunger Of The Pine – Alt-J)
Patrick Wolf (Born To Die – Lana Del Rey)
Cloud Boat (Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want – The Smiths)

Photo credit: Dual Nature, digital illustration by Daria Petrilli

Second Chances

Pilar ZetaGrey Lands – feat. Hayden (Outta My Head – M. Ward)
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down (If You Were Mine – Ray Charles)
Computer Magic (Dreaming – Sun Ra)
Wilsen (Oblivion – Grimes)
Lyla Foy (Where Did Our Love Go – The Supremes)
When Saints Go Machine (Bitter Sweet Symphony – The Verve)
The Very Most – feat. Liz Hunt (It’s Not Unusual – Tom Jones)
Geoff Geis (Lay All Your Love On Me – ABBA)
Zee Avi (Don’t Worry, Be Happy – Bobby McFerrin)
Tears For Fears (And I Was A Boy From School – Hot Chip)
The Bird And The Bee (Material Girl – Madonna)
Låpsley (Blue Monday – New Order)
Trails And Ways (Lost – Frank Ocean)
Peace (White Noise – Disclosure)
Geographer (This Is How We Walk On The Moon – Arthur Russell)
Tape Waves (Age Of Consent – New Order)
Barbarossa (Line Of Fire – Junip)
Casimer & Casimir (Above The Air – Zoos Of Berlin)

Photo credit: Digital collage by Pilar Zeta