Song Sung New. Uncovering Cover Versions.July 25, 2021x
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I don't like Mondays because I can't get no Satisfaction.

Who recorded the first version of Oh You Pretty Things? What musical style did Ray Davies first have in mind for You Really Got Me? What was the name of Danny Elfman's first band? Join Stevie Nix as he answers all of these questions and more on this episode that looks at covers of songs with you/me/I etc in the title. WARNING: This episode contains traces of creepy lyrics.

Featured songs [in chronological order]:

Oh You Pretty Things [Lisa Hannigan]
Fade Into You [Muzz]
Do You Really Want To Hurt Me [Rachael Yamagata]
You Really Got Me [Oingo Boingo, The Bird & The Bee]
Don’t You Forget About Me [James Morrison, KT Tunstall]
You Know I’m No Good [Cœur De Pirate]
Miss You [Kendra Morris]
Your Ghost [Black Lab]
I Don’t Like Mondays [Tori Amos]
(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction [Otis Redding, Devo, Cat Power]
I Walk The Line [Rodney Crowell, Timi Yuro, Halsey]
I’m On Fire [Johnny Cash, Mumford & Sons]
Don’t Stop Me Now [Rajaton]
Take Me Out [Scissor Sisters]
Love Me Two Times [Di-Rect]

Hidden track: You & I [Ingrid Michaelson]

Curated Spotify Playlist:
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