Let’s Talk Covers (Pt. 48)

Spineshank: “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” (The Beatles cover)

Leo Moracchioli ft. Mary Spender: “Sultans of Swing” (Dire Straits cover)

Wednesday 13: “Runnin’ Down a Dream” (Tom Petty cover)

Let’s Talk Covers (Pt. 45)

Powerman 5000: “Whip It” (Devo cover)

Amerakin Overdose: “ET” (Katy Perry cover)

Rasputina: “Bad Moon Rising” (Creedence Clearwater Revival cover)

Let’s Talk Covers (Pt. 39)

1. Marilyn Manson: “Personal Jesus” (Depeche Mode cover)

2. Powerman 5000: “20th Century Boy” (T. Rex cover)

3. HIM: “Wicked Game” (Chris Isaak cover)

Weekly Focus: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Day Seven

Technically, this is a solo Petty song, but…I think it still counts. I absolutely adore this track. It’s been one of my favorites for years.

Tom Petty — “Zombie Zoo,” from the album Full Moon Fever (1989).

Weekly Focus: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Day Six

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers — “Two Gunslingers,” from the album Into the Great Wide Open (1991).

Weekly Focus: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Day Five

This will always be one of my favorite music videos ❤

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers — “Don’t Come Around Here No More,” from the album Southern Accents (1985).

Album of the Day: Tom Petty’s Full Moon Fever

My second favorite Tom Petty album. I used to listen to it obsessively as a kid. We only had it on vinyl, so I always had to ask one of my parents to put it on.

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Flashback Friday: Dire Straits’ “Money For Nothing”

British songwriter, guitarist, and singer Mark Knopfler (of the Dire Straits) was born on this date in 1949.