Category Cover Me

Cover Me Up Playlist

Surprise! It’s playlist time bitches. I know I haven’t written about music in a very long time but it has not been far from my mind. Husband and friends opened a music store (Downeast Bound Music) earlier this year and I have spent a large portion of the last few months surrounded by instruments and […]

Cover Me: 90’s Edition

Most of my childhood was spent in the 1990’s. I have a great affinity for the music and the memories evoked when I listen to it. Here are some of my favorite remakes of songs from the 90’s: “What’s This?” / Fall Out Boy / Originally Danny Elfman (1993) “High and Dry” / Jamie Cullum […]

Cover Me: 00’s Edition

The aughts are very significant for me, musically. 2001 was the year I started high school and was introduced to new friends and, by extension, new music. This trend continued as I progressed through high school and entered college. Here are my favorite covers and remakes of songs released from 2000-2009. “Bye Bye Bye” / […]

Cover Me: 70’s Edition

My mom is probably the largest musical influence in my life. I listen to a wide variety of genres (or so I like to think) and it is definitely because of her. Take, for instance, my eleventh birthday. She took me to see The Lowland Band of the Scottish Division perform A Scottish Family Christmas. […]

Cover Me: 50’s and 60’s Edition

In honor of the Vampire Diaries Decade Dance, I have decided to highlight a few of my favorite covers and remakes of songs from the 50’s and 60’s. For more awesome remakes check out the review of Vampire Diaries 1.12 Unpleasantville. “Earth Angel” / Death Cab for Cutie / Originally The Penguins (1954) “Mr. Sandman” […]

Cover Me: 80’s Edition

I always get really excited when I stumble across a great cover or remake. I really like the idea of taking something old and giving it a fresh perspective. Sometimes the changes are subtle, just slight tweaks here and there, while other times the song can become barely recognizable in the best way possible. One […]