Dec 27, 2021
We close out 2021 with a song that defined the sound for its genre, and gets taken to a polar opposite place. These Boots are Made for Walkin', originally by Nancy Sinatra, covered by KMFDM.
Outro music is I Don't Mind The Thorns (If You're the Rose), by Lee Greenwood.
Dec 20, 2021
A brilliant song from a band that is both great, yet under rated, and a cover from so far out of left field that it couldn't work, but does. Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap, originally by AC/DC, covered by Lesley Gore.
Outro music is You Don't Own Me, also by Lesley Gore. She recorded that one at just 17 years old. Let that...
Dec 13, 2021
Traditional music gets a thoughtful guitar rock treatment. And then the metalheads show up. Whiskey in the Jar, by The Dubliners, covered by Thin Lizzy, and by Metallica.
Outro music is Whiskey Girl, by Gillian Welch.
Dec 6, 2021
A hit that was never supposed to chart, and a cover that defies expectations by playing to type. In Bloom, originally by Nirvana, covered by Sturgill Simpson.
Outro music is I Against I by Bad Brains.
Nov 29, 2021
Pop music royalty's coronation day and a song that launched more careers than you think. ...Baby One More Time, originally by Britney Spears, covered by Travis.
Outro music is It's My Life, by Bon Jovi -- co-written by (you guessed it) Max Martin.