Thursday, January 13, 2011

Miscellaneous ramblings...

» One Life, One Soul: A tribute to Steve Lee (of Gotthard) includes a cover of The Mighty Quinn by the French metal band Freak Show. The album is available digitally, with a physical CD planned for later this year.
Thanks to Hans Bosch

» These United States covered Meet Me In The Morning during their set at Mountain Jam VI last June, available on CD or digitally

» Three tracks from The Tom Hat Trio plays Bob Dylan's Nashville Skyline can be downloaded from the album's webpage. All three tracks (Girl From The North Country / I Threw It All Away /Country Pie) are instrumentals, unknown if the entire album will be. The album, recorded in 2010, is marked "not ready yet," with no release date given. The Tom Hat Trio is a side project of the German band The Robins Sing.

» Poor audio & video, but the only cover of Brownsville Girl that I know of can be viewed on YouTube

» Singer/songwriter David Dondero covers Let Me Die In My Footsteps on his upcoming album A Pre-existing Condition, to be released Feb.22
Thanks to Thomas Groschwald

» German duo Christiane Ufholz & Eberhard Klunker cover All Along The Watchtower on their CD Live 2010
Thanks to Dirk Krah

» German-based Celtic band The Stokes departed from their usual traditional fare to cover Every Grain Of Sand on their 2007 CD Stokes in Rock.
Thanks to Anton Bohnen

» CD Baby dis-cover-ies:
- The Acoustic Burgoo: Meet Me In The Morning on Soul Bucket
- Kate Burke & Ruth Hazleton: Boots of Spanish Leather on A Thousand Miles or More (AU 2000)
- Kate Burke & Ruth Hazleton: Let Me Die In My Footsteps on Summer's Lonesome Tale (AU 2007)
- Big Bluestem: Wallflower on Under The Prairie Moon
- Hard Pressed: Wallflower on In a Different Time
- Andrew Luttrell & Shane Grimm: Maggie's Farm on Acoustic

» Recent 2 (or more) cover shows at Live Music Archive
- Alvar Hanso and The Dharma Initiative 1/8/11: Knockin' On Heaven's Door + All Along The Watchtower
- Band of Heathens 1/9/10: It Takes A Lot To Laugh...+ Lay Lady Lay
- Moonalice 7/23/10: The Man In Me + You Ain't Going Nowhere
- Moonalice 12/31/10: The Man In Me + Like A Rolling Stone
- New Riders of the Purple Sage 1/1/11: You Angel You + Lo and Behold
- Paradise Waits 12/1/10: It Takes A Lot To Laugh...+ The Mighty Quinn
- Ratdog 3/9/02: Maggie's Farm + She Belongs To Me
- Melvin Seals & JGB 12/30/10: It Takes A Lot To Laugh...(as Mail Train Mama) + When I Paint My Masterpiece
- Bob Walkenhorst 1/5/11: The Times They Are A-Changin + All Along The Watchtower
- George Wesley Band 12/25/10: Tangled Up In Blue + Meet Me In The Morning + All Along The Watchtower

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

RIP, Dave. -- Matthew

6:39 PM  
Anonymous Kevin said...

A terrible loss.
Dave, may your song always be sung.

9:39 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

For those who may want to send condolences or other messages to Dave's brother they may be sent to

2:08 PM  
Anonymous Thomas said...

Rest in Peace, Dear Dave and many Thanks for your Work on Dylan - Covers!
Thomas Groschwald

4:04 AM  
Blogger Kurt Matthew said...

You will be truly missed Dave and may you rest in peace....Kurt Matthew

8:57 AM  

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