Category Archives: Covers

Kobra and the Lotus pay tribute to the Spirit of Radio

Posted by on August 10, 2015

Metal band Kobra and the Lotus, who have toured with KISS and Def Leppard, are taking their Canadian heritage pretty seriously. The band have decided to record an EP, Words of the Prophets, that pays tribute to a handful of other Canadian rock acts, with covers of songs by Triumph, Bachman-Turner Overdrive and April Wine. YOu’ve […]

Read more

KISS frontman introduces new soul side project ‘Soul Station’

Posted by on August 5, 2015

When he’s not upset at Macy’s parade executives or attempting to be Michael Bolton in coffee commercials, KISS frontman Paul Stanley is dedicating his non-KISS time to his new side project, Soul Station, a cover band playing soul classics from the sixties and seventies like the Miracles’ “Ooo Baby Baby,” the Temptations’ “Just My Imagination” and […]

Read more

Watch some kids nail a cover of Tool’s “Sober”

Posted by on July 15, 2015

Move over, Breaking Benjamin. While they did a perfectly serviceable acoustic cover of Tool’s “Prison Sex” that made its way online earlier this week, they just got blown away by a group of kids who mostly weren’t alive when BB’s first album came out in 2002. The OKeefe Music Foundation is a non-profit music organization that aims […]

Read more

Today in Pantera covers: Wovenwar and Sylosis, Traitors

Posted by on June 4, 2015

I’ts been 15 years since Pantera’s last album, Reinventing the Steel, but they continue to be one of the most influential bands in metal. If you’re looking for proof of that, look no further than the fact that yesterday, two Pantera covers by bands made their way online. Florida deathcore band Traitors released their cover of […]

Read more

Alice in Chains’ Angry Chair gets even angrier via black metal cover

Posted by on April 21, 2015

Apparently, Jermaine Kling of The Absence and Infernaeon and Infernaeon guitarist Taylor Nordberg have enough free time on their hands to have formed a side project, Dritt Skit. And what better to do with a side project than a black metal cover? That’s what they did on their EP, Arachnid Assailant, with Alice in Chains’ “Angry […]

Read more