Greatest Hits Of Other People

Joe WebbLucius: Ghosting (Freelance Whales)
Yael Naim: Toxic (Britney Spears)
Silver Swans: He Doesn’t Know Why (Fleet Foxes)
Real Magic: Dancing On My Own (Robyn)
Chromatics: Running Up That Hill (Kate Bush)
The Submarines: Your Silent Face (New Order)
Bev Lee Harling: Why Don’t You Do Right (Joseph McCoy)
Gary Clark: Freight Train (Elizabeth Cotten)
Orenda: Nebraska (Bruce Springsteen)
Lorde: Everybody Wants To Rule The World (Tears For Fears)
Tears For Fears: Ready To Start (Arcade Fire)
Little Owl: Waves Of Mutilation (Pixies)
Tone Tiger: Just Like Honey (The Jesus & Mary Chain)
Rizzle Kicks: Summertime Sadness (Lana Del Rey)
Janelle Monae: I Want You Back (The Jackson 5)
Sami: Crazy (Willie Nelson)
Jessie Ware: Love Thy Will Be Done (Martika)
Alice Jemima: Nighcall (Kavinsky)
Alina Orlova: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star (Popular)
The Cornshed sisters: Good Vibrations (The Beach Boys)
Anika: Love Buzz (Shocking Blue)
Rainbow Chan: Lovefool (The Cardigans)

Photo credit: Kissing Magritte, collage by Joe Webb

Cover Me Up Again

Isabella RosselliniMiles Kane [A Girl Like You (Edwyn Collins)]
Norman Palm [Boys Don’t Cry (The Cure)]
Shakey Graves [I’m On Fire (Bruce Springsteen)
Laura Izibor [Don’t Believe A Word (Thin Lizzy)]
MeShell NdegeOcello [See Line Woman (Nina Simone)]
Banks [In Your Eyes (Peter Gabriel)]
Alice Jemima [No Diggity (Blackstreet)]
Kishi Bashi [A Sunday Smile (Beirut)]
Hayley Coupon [Feels Like We Only Go Backwards (Tame Impala)]
Mason Jar Music & Friends [The Storm Is Passing Over (Charles Albert Tindley)]
Charles Bradley [Heart Of Gold (Neil Young)]
AlunaGeorge [I Wanna Be Like You (Jungle Book)]
Matt Corby [Lonely Boy (The Black Keys)]
Mikaela Davis [Casimir Pulaski Day (Sufjan Stevens]
Eola [And I Love Her (The Beatles)]
Clare Maguire [The Last Time I Saw Richard (Joni Mitchell)]

Photo credit: Isabella Rossellini as Alla Nazimova from the book Face Forward by Kevyn Aucoin.

Kickass Covers

Alex PragerTracey Thorn (Night Time/The XX)
Austra (None Of Dem/Robyn)
Nicolas Jaar & Sasha Spielberg (Avalanche/Leonard Cohen)
Poolside (Harvest Moon/Neil Young)
Nada Surf (If You Leave/OMD)
Gideon Conn (Melancholy Hill/Gorilaz)
Rachel Zeffira (To Here Knows When/My Bloody Valentine)
Emiliana Torrini (White Rabbit/Jefferson Airplane)
Peggy Sue (He’s A Rebel/The Crystals)
Lake Street Dive (I Want You Back/The Jackson Five)
Petra Haden (God Only Knows/The Beach Boys)
Meklit & Quinn (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)/Arcade Fire)
Youth Lagoon (Goodbye Again/John Denver)
Kindness (Swinging Party/The Replacements)
Sophie Ellis-Bextor (Rebelion (Lies)/Arcade Fire)
Passion Pit (Dreams/The Cranberries)
The Bird And The Bee (She’s Gone/Hall & Oates)
Sara Lov (Cape Canaveral/Conor Oberst)
The Tallest Man On Earth (Graceland/Paul Simon)
Sophie Hunger (Le Vent Nous Portera/Noir Désir)

 

Photo credit: Eve by Alex Prager. More information and works: Artsy’s Alex Prager page