Thelma Plum • Gold (Chet Faker Cover)

Thelma Plum • Gold (Chet Faker Cover)

I’m still working on this month’s new playlist, but for now I leave you with another excellent cover from the Like A Version series. It’s Thelma Plum doing her own take on Chet Faker’s ‘Gold’.  (more…)

Wayne Wade – Lady (Kenny Rogers Cover)

Wayne Wade – Lady was one of the jams we found in Papsoul’s mixtape while he drove us in his blue Opel Corsa across the Belgian-German border. This cover of Kenny Rogers’ classic was piled up inside a USB drive along with reggae roots remixes of Adele songs and more.

I’m thinking of making a series of mixtapes or articles that share more music in a short span of time. I just have way too many jams to share and this one-song-a-day deal ain’t working for me!

Lissie – Pursuit of Happiness (Kid Cudi Cover)

Kid Cudi makes a lot of good music for when you’re on the road, but I don’t see many artists making covers of his work. That’s where Lissie comes in with her take on ‘Pursuit of Happiness’ which is basically a manual for how to roll like a boss in life and feels fucking awesome to listen while on a bus to the beach.

Crying – The Mother We Share (CHVRCHES Cover)

Crying is the new hotness in the rock/chiptunes scene, following on the footsteps of that other New York band, Anamanaguchi, with a different and cozy sound coming from Elaiza Santos, whose voice and the use of a Game Boy replace the classic NES to blip to the tune of a guitar and drums.