Sonos has a full album of covers where they got very creative with the arrangements; I think this is the best example but I really had a hard time choosing. He uses an effect on his voice for the guitar solo (and maybe some reverb throughout), but we can forgive him for that (plus it sounds really cool).

I had a friend in high school who was constantly sharing different college groups with me (ah, the days of Napster and other file sharing sites), but while I could appreciate the skill, it wasn’t something I would listen to in general. The version above is from 2008, and is a favorite due to the jungle rainstorm simulation at the beginning, featuring absolutely amazing thunder claps. (H0.355163-SC000017466). Cover Me Q&A: What's your favorite cover you learned about on Cover Me?Cover Me Q&A: What cover song would you like to have played at your funeral?Cover Me Q&A: What's a favorite use of a cover song in a movie/TV show?

Is it even a wedding reception or high school dance if this song doesn’t play? They were the class clowns of the a cappella scene – wearing zany outfits, chugging beers mid-song – and, as a dorky undergraduate, I loved them.The year after I graduated, the Aires appeared on the NBC show Cannot beat NoMeansNo doing an a capella cover of Dead Kennedy’s Forward to Death:Love The Persuasions’ version of Lazy River Road even more than the originalElvis Costello’s cover (with The Voice Squad) of Van Morrison’s “Full Force Gale” from the “No Prima Donna” tribute album is just sublime.Oh man I might have picked this is I’d remembered it! A cappella hip-hop/rap songs can get corny pretty quickly, but this one holds up.

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And because I’m a good dad, I made sure that Hannah approved my writing about it.I was never a big fan of college a cappella singing—I went to a college with many such groups, and I made it through 4 years there basically avoiding it, except when the singers blocked an archway I needed to get through (I apologize now to my friends who were in any of the singing groups that I callously ignored—I think I have grown a little in the past 40 or so years).
Its composer, James Gordon, had this to say about it:“[The song is m]y first ‘original historical song.’… I based it on a traditional British Columbia ballad called ‘Taku Miners,’ collected by Phil Thomas in his great book After sifting through tons of YouTube videos searching for the perfect a cappella cover that’s not a full-on theatre troupe smiling through a medley of punk songs (and there are a lot), I finally landed on Fish. Great rec, an absolute classic.I don’t know who sings it and I’ve never played the game but this version of ‘God Only Knows’ from a Bioshock game is a delight!so expected to see Linda Ronstadt’s cover of Rivers of Babylon in this list. Did you then wonder, when you put on the first track and heard a silky-smooth voice sing a coal mining dirge unaccompanied, if you’d wasted your money? Please see our The next thing I love here is the use of technology to enhance the vocals. The original is a hop out of your seat, dance around the room jam, but Sonos has brought out the darkness hidden in these lyrics. Well, we don’t have to imagine, thanks to This is a track I come back to regularly when I need a lift. "catalogRefId":"19747510", Leave it blank if you wish to appear as "Anonymous".Used to contact you regarding your review. I knew their live shows were supposed to be much better than their albums. I knew they were the jam band. This video is from Hannah’s first year, and she sang it through her senior year.

Back then, I didn’t know much about the a cappella cover phenomenon.

This a cappella group from the University of Oregon recreates that beat with creative vocals and brings the same energy to the concert hall. If you went to a college with an a cappella scene, you know what I mean, and if you didn’t, there is nothing I could possibly say that would make you understand why this was a “thing.” I debated picking something more legitimate, something that would translate better to someone who wasn’t there, but that wouldn’t be my honest answer to the question.

This product was created by a member of SMP Press, our global community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. As she went along, she added more and more “acting” to her performance, making it even more fun.
With one track dedicated to the bass and the other to guitar, a lot of badabadabams nail the essence of “In Bloom” to a T. Fish brings Kurt Cobain’s voice to life (and he’s definitely practiced) and with the exception of a few flubbed lyrics, he records the perfect a cappella cover of this grunge classic. For me to really enjoy an a cappella cover, I want to hear something different. ] "catalogRefId":"20731118", That attention turned into an invitation to perform the song with Toto in Italy during 2011, with a world tour to follow. }, These days, Hannah is a standup comedian in Barcelona (mostly in English), although she occasionally sings.