Eric Bensel from Paris, France sits on McG’s Backroom to discuss what might be the worst cover song of all time, as well as covers of classic rock, new wave and punk by bands including Sonic Youth, Devo and Minutemen as well as Four Tet, The Breeders and Grace Vonderkuhn.
Luna: Sweet Child ‘O Mine
Minutemen – Ain’t Talkin’ ‘Bout Love
Zen Guerrilla: Moonage Daydream
Husker Du – Eight Miles High – Grabbed
Dinosaur Jr. – Just Like Heaven
Devo – Satisfaction
David Bowie + Mick Jagger – Dancing in the Streets
Grace Vonderkuhn – Love My Way
Polvo – Mexican Radio
The Who – Summertime Blues – Live at Leeds
Jimi Hendrix – Day Tripper
Four Tet – Castles Made of Sand
The Breeders – So Sad About Us
The Dickies – Nights in White Satin – grabbed
Patti Smith – Smells Like Teen Spirit – Grabbed
Jawbox – It’s Expected I’m Gone – Grabbed
Sonic Youth – Within You Without You – Grabbed
Sonic Youth – Beat on the Brat
Sonic Youth – I Know There’s an Answer
Mog Stunt Team – Iron Fist
The worst cover song of all-time?
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