So what do Elbow do? The song Wichita Lineman was written by Jimmy Webb and was first recorded by Glen Campbell in 1968. Glen Campbell, ‘Wichita Lineman’ elbow’s brand new album ‘Giants of All Sizes’ is released today. She turns it into a morning-after whisper sung on some foggy Miami seafront as as the buzz of “acid, booze and ass” wears off. Sonic Youth covered The Carpenters song of romantic loss, loneliness and passive aggression on tribute album ‘If I Were A Carpenter’ in 1994. Cat Power – ‘Blue’ “I never got my head round this song until I went to [see] Ryan Adams play and he did an amazing cover of it,” said Noel Gallagher at the time. Nirvana – ‘In The Pines’ ‘Hurt’, though stands above them all, as one of the most hauntingly beautiful covers of all time. I remember it appearing on the screen during my usual Saturday morning five-hour music TV binge. A tour of Elton John's 1980s home. You should watch the video too. BBC Radio 2. On the 10th anniversary of Cash’s death this week, here are 13 more of the best. The song that made Blake famous may have been a cover, but it introduced Blake’s brazen use of space and bass. ), Beverley Knight - (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction (The Rolling Stones) Radio 2 Breakfast, David Gray - Streets of Philadelphia (Bruce Springsteen cover) on Radio 2 Breakfast, Elbow - It Must Be Love (Cover) (Live on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show with Sky), Jamie Cullum - Feel (Robbie Williams cover) Radio 2 Breakfast, Glen Campbell & Jimmy Webb - Wichita Lineman (2000), The Script - Heart of Glass - (Blondie Cover) Radio 2 Breakfast, Tom Walker - Love at First Sight (Kylie Minogue Cover), Jack Savoretti - When You're Gone (Bryan Adams & Mel C Cover), Westlife - Mandy (Barry Manilow cover) Radio 2 Breakfast, Kylie - Islands in The Stream (Dolly Parton cover, Radio 2 Breakfast Show session), Show the world what you are playing with ChordU. This is one of the biggies, along with Sinead O’Connor’s ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’, Adele’s ‘To Make You Feel My Love’, that I just couldn’t ignore. [Intro] Gm7 Bbmaj7 F Gm7 I am a lineman for the county and I drive the main road Dm7 Am7 G D searchin' in the sun for another overload. With a falsetto that’ll give you goosebumps on the palms of your hands, “it’s a cold and it’s a broken hallelujah” is a wail you’ll never forget. Radiohead’s roughed-up emo version turns it from a sweeping cruise-ship rendition to something way less sanitised, and way more interesting. The world's defining voice in music and pop culture since 1952. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. The track "Scattered Black and Whites" taken from the album "Asleep In The Back". Attempting to cover a song that’s already perfect, complete with Cocteau Twins’ Elizabeth Fraser’s glassy vocals. Warning: the climbing vocals of“I didn’t mean to hurt you/I’m sorry that I made you cry” might have you weeping at your desk. For me, like many, it was during the Rubin years and specifically his cover of Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Hurt’. The final song of Elbow's concert at the Manchester Arena. There are many to choose from but the one that hits the spot is her rendition of Joni Mitchell’s ‘Blue’. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Guy Garvey, you are a legend. There is not a single Elbow concert that I have been to that hasn't been sung by the band and is a... Elbow - Hotel Istanbul B-side from Grounds for Divorce CD single, ELBOW LIVE AT THE RITZ MANCHESTER OCT 2019. Includes transpose, capo hints, changing speed and much more. Written by Jimmy Webb, it was Glen Campbell’s version of ‘Wichita Lineman’ in 1968 that brought it mainstream success. Another oft-covered song, Bruce Springsteen’s ‘I’m On Fire’, is taken apart by Bat For Lashes and turned into a long, yearning howl. I’ll eat when I’m hungry, I’ll drink when I’m dry/And the moonshine don’t kill me, I’ll live til I die” goes the old folk song. Radiohead – ‘Nobody Does It Better’ Ryan Adams – ‘Wonderwall’ This man makes some of the sweetest music you'll ever hear. Bat For Lashes – ‘I’m On Fire’ Stuart Maconie called it the “greatest song ever composed” and it’s hard to argue with that. “This is the sexiest song ever written,” claimed Thom Yorke in 1995 before covering ‘Nobody Does It Better’, the James Bond song made famous by Carly Simon. James Blake – ‘A Limit To Your Love’ The cover was one of a series Cash recorded with Rubin during his 00s renaissance including versions of songs by Nick Lowe, Elvis, Sting, Tom Petty, Simon & Garfunkel. Stories to make you smile and Make A Difference. Stay safe and healthy. Though it was murdered by The X Factor recently, Buckley’s version of Leonard Cohen is that rare thing: a cover better than its original. Galaxie 500 – ‘Listen, The Snow Is Falling’ Elbow – ‘Teardrop’ Today. To celebrate the release BBC Radio 6 Music have made it their 'Album Of The Day'. See more ideas about Elbow, Guy garvey, Elbow band.