Cover versions

Presented by James Poke

This month’s Radio Icebreaker is a selection of unusual cover versions, including Nine Inch Nails as a lullaby, an acoustic I Wanna Be Your Dog, country and western Kraftwerk, and Laibach playing The Beatles and J S Bach.  Plus more covers of Bowie, Moloko, Dylan, Nirvana, Joy Division and others, by the likes of Heinali & Matt Finney, Noisettes, P J Harvey, Ministry, EMA, Icebreaker cellist Audrey Riley and Rage Against the Machine, plus Icebreaker playing Erik Bunger’s take on KC & The Sunshine Band


Artist Song Original Artist Time
Brent Amaker and the Rodeo Pocket Calculator Kraftwerk 3:17
A Place to Bury Strangers Suffragette City David Bowie 3:04
Ghost Here Comes The Sun The Beatles 3:24
Heinali and Matt Finney Smells Like Teen Spririt Nirvana 4:46
Heinali and Matt Finney Candidate Joy Division 3:29
Noisettes Ever Fallen In Love The Buzzcocks 3:29
A Change of Light Butterfly 747 Moloko 4:06
A Change of Light Life & Soul The Sundays 4:19
P J Harvey Highway ’61 Revisited Bob Dylan 2:57
Ministry Lay Lady Lay Bob Dylan 5:44
Rage Against The Machine Maggie’s Farm Bob Dylan 6:52
Susanna and the Magical Orchestra Love Will Tear Us Apart Joy Division 4:58
John Velghe I Wanna Be Your Dog The Stooges 4:03
Laibach Get Back The Beatles 4:23
Laibach Contrapunctus 1 J S Bach 4:23
Laibach Leben Heißt Leben Opus 5:26
Icebreaker / Erik Bünger Variations On A Theme By Casey & Finch (That’s The Way I Like It) KC & the Sunshine Band 3:59
Hangedup New Blue Order (Blue Monday) New Order 6:48
Alex Gibson Sin Nine Inch Nails 3:29
Bjørn Berge Testify Rage Against The Machine 3:47
EMA Kind Heart (Kind Hearted Woman Blues) Robert Johnson 16:14


Posted on October 7, 2012 in Radio Icebreaker