Category Archives: Covers

Father John Misty covers Nine Inch Nails

Posted by on April 18, 2016

If you listen to music outside of metal (like you probably should, at least a little), you might be familiar with indie rock artist Father John Misty. The singer-songwriter’s 2015 album I Love You Honeybear, was one of our favorite non-metal albums of last year. That’s neither here nor there, though, because this past Friday (15), the artist […]

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Here’s HIM’s Ville Valo covering Abba

Posted by on April 14, 2016

It’s been a while since we’ve heard from Finnish goth rockers HIM, and while there’s no word on when the band’s follow-up to 2013’s Tears on Tape  will be out, but if you’re looking for a fix, UK guitarist Mark Gemini Thwaite, or MGT, has you covered. The guitarist has signed with SPV and enlisted frontman […]

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Pop group SHEL covers Metallica’s “Enter Sandman”

Posted by on April 11, 2016

Heavy metal as a genre as we know it today has a relatively short history compared to other styles of music and at the beginning, society as a whole wasn’t too open about it due to the aggressiveness of the music and how its listeners looked like and was frowned upon by many. Today, those […]

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Listen to 36 Crazyfists cover X Ambassadors’ “Renegades”

Posted by on April 7, 2016

Do you know “Renegades”  by X Ambassadors? Well, maybe only if you listen to the radio. Or watch TV, or go anywhere music is played. The song from the Ithaca band was used in a Jeep commercial (for the Renegade, natch), and took off from there. In addition to that, and its successful run at […]

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Paul Simon and Russell Crowe really like Disturbed’s cover of “The Sound Of Silence”… no, seriously

Posted by on April 4, 2016

Disturbed has been getting a lot of acclaim for their cover of “The Sound Of Silence”. They even performed their rendition of the Simon & Garfunkel classic last week on Conan. But now Disturbed they’ve got the respect of one of the song’s famed co-writers. Frontman David Draiman shared an email message he received from […]

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