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More than covers, hijacked songs are famous songs reinvented in another style, tempo or with different arrangements but still recognizable.
Compilation continuously updated.
Feel free to suggest songs 🙂
Only one rule, respect the subject : no copycat covers.
Great playlist, @Soundofus. Thanks for sharing!
You might want to add this one to it
Scarborough Fair (A True Dub of Mine) is an electronic / ambient / dub interpretation of the ancient song (made famous by Simon & Garfunkel)https://open.spotify.com/track/7ptqQHZBtxhG39jlxpNVVJ?si=4n4mrghDTeOFsmN3rTLW7A
I've just been soundofus.com - amazing collection, wow.
A bit different from what's in your list, but I've made a bunch of instrumental violin covers of pop/rock songs here:
I'm also a huge fan of the Cardigans' jazzy indie pop cover of Iron Man by Black Sabbath:
Seal cover of Crazy
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wow, that's a nice list, thanks for sharing
I've some sugggestions to add, though not totally sure if you think they're diffent enough 😉
Kovacs: Strange (I'v seen that face before)
Guts: And the living is easy (Summertime)
Wovenhand: Ain't no sunshine
feel free to have a look at my playlist with also just 'normal' covers of songs
Here is a hard rock cover of the classic Kinks tune "Lola"
Hope you enjoy it and add to your playlist.
Lola - (Kinks Cover by Drew Barrett)
Playlist updated with great new Hijacked Songs by, to name a few :
Lucius / Phoebe Bridgers / The Blood Moon / Wings Denied / Nicole Atkins + Mark Lanegan / Liz Langley / YONAKA / Superchunk / Nomy / Lindi Ortega / LCD Soundsystem / Morrissey / Katie Melua and many more...