Ryeberg Playlist: Personal Covers

Back in 1990, before everyone and his dog was doing covers, Tori Amos was injecting her own sensuality into other people’s songs.

Amos is in the Cate Bush school of pop singing. Here’s an artist that goes in the opposite direction from Amos and Bush, making stylized melody into barroom acoustic rock.

Bob Crow does a beautiful Bowie.

Nobody Does it Better

Jimmy Fallon covering Neil Young covering

Piece of shit, most watched cover on all of YouTube. So depressing.

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Ryeberg has been publishing essays about online video clips since 2009. It's part magazine of ideas, part video show-and-tell for writers, artists and critics. To know more about Ryeberg, go here.