best single cover

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Best single cover

PEACHES/GO BUDDY GO
4
5%
GRIP
8
11%
NO MORE HEROES
6
8%
NICE N SLEAZY
11
15%
WALK ON BY
3
4%
DUCHESS
10
14%
DONT BRING HARRY
1
1%
NUCLEAR DEVICE
6
8%
WHO WANTS THE WORLD
11
15%
STRANGE LITTLE GIRL
2
3%
MIDNIGHT SUMMER DREAM
1
1%
NICE IN NICE
4
5%
96 TEARS
0
No votes
OTHER
7
9%
 
Total votes: 74

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best single cover

Post by wanderlust » 13 Feb 2007, 12:06

For me it was a toss up between NUCLEAR DEVICE and WHO WANTS THE WORLD

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Post by Fredib » 13 Feb 2007, 13:36

Nice in Nice even if the picture on the sleeve hasn't got any link with the songs lyrics...

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Post by theraven1979 » 13 Feb 2007, 13:59

SLG - love the scene and imagary

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Post by PjInBlack » 13 Feb 2007, 14:05

thrown away or maybe grip

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Post by norman normal » 13 Feb 2007, 14:07

I also vote for Nice in Nice, but it's a difficult decision.

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Post by Alias » 13 Feb 2007, 14:19

This week I am voting Duchess :grin:
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Post by wanderlust » 13 Feb 2007, 16:25

There hasn't really been any classic sleeves..NICE N SLEAZY and ALL DAY AND ALL OF THE NIGHT caused the most controversy..
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Post by gizzard » 13 Feb 2007, 16:29

theraven1979 wrote:SLG - love the scene and imagary

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That's over looking Bath in case you did'nt know... :-)
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Post by Toiler On The Sea » 13 Feb 2007, 16:31

5 minutes, minimalistic elegance.
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Post by theraven1979 » 13 Feb 2007, 18:25

Yes and that's Jet's daughter I think.

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theraven1979 wrote:SLG - love the scene and imagary

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That's over looking Bath in case you did'nt know... :-)
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It taught me how to laugh again"

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Post by cassydale » 13 Feb 2007, 18:47

I thought this was gonna be a topic on the best cover versions of Stranglers tunes :grin:


Nice In Nice for me too.

Like the way the local plod are obviously trying to keep some sort of order but Jet & JJ are having none of it.
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Post by 50millionwatches » 13 Feb 2007, 19:41

Something Better Change (Japanese)

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