Friday, March 4, 2011

Radio KBwD is on the air: the covers edition

If it's the first Friday of the month, must mean it's time for a covers competition where we pit the original artist against a worthy cover artist.

We did not know that this particular person was the original artist until just a few years ago.

Let's start with Marving Gaye performing "Don't Do It."

And now for the cover...

Totally worthy of a listen is The Who's cover... if we could find it... but The Band's version below recorded in concert and which would become one of the tracks on their outstanding Rock of Ages album towers.

I go down to the river and there I be

I wanna jump in, girl, but you don't care about me!

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