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90s Music

Amazing Cover Songs: Drift Away by Uncle Cracker

I’m a big fan of this remake. Of course that may very well be because it’s technically a duet with the original singer Doby Gray. Actually my reasoning is that I’ve always had a special place in my heart for this song. It might be the memories of riding on a Harley on a warm summer night. It might be…

Songs that Shaped Music: “Enter Sandman” Metallica

Once a huge Metallica fan, I lost interest when their black album was released. Many people accused them of selling out with this album. I’m not sure if i agree with that but I still recall Lars going after Napster. Remember Napster?

As an artist myself, I believe all artists should be paid for their work. But there was…

Awful Cover Songs: Live and Let Die by Guns N Roses

Oh dear, sweet, dysfunctional Axel Rose. Normally I really love you. You came into my life at a time when I was weary of the glam metal bands who wore more lipstick than my sister and the thrash metal bands were keeping me awake at night. In fact, that’s probably Guns N Roses biggest contribution to music, 80s hair bands,…

Awful Cover Songs: American Woman by Lenny Kravitz

Now I’m a huge fan of The Guess Who. I would even say I’m a fan of . Lenny deserves his due as a brilliant musician not to mention being a philanthropist. I admit, I feel a little bad for including Lenny in the awful cover song category, but let’s call it.

If it looks like a duck…..…

Amazing Cover Songs: Black by Staind

I’m not afraid to admit I’m more than a bit biased in picking this awesome cover song. But hey, who out there can honestly say their music opinions don’t have a great level of bias. To be completely honest, I’ve never been a huge Pearl Jam fan. To go even further with my honesty, is one of my favorite…

Awful Cover Songs: Sweet Dreams by Marylin Manson

I know there are no actual accounts of people visiting the Gates of Hell and returning to life to tell their story. But thanks to Dante’s Inferno and Piers Anthony’s Incarnations of Immortality, most of us have some image of what a journey through Hell might be like.

I rather enjoy the theatricality of Marilyn Manson. Still, I have no…