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Acoustic…Katy Perry “Lost” (MTV Unplugged)

It’s no secret that I’ve developed a major crush on Katy Perry.  A girl who walks a fine line between sexy, camp, funny, serious, and majorly talented.  I’ve criticized her live performances in the past, but I’m about to eat … Continue reading

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Now Hear This… Bruno Mars “Grenade” (Acoustic)

Bruno Mars’ “Grenade” has become a certified hit.  It went number 1 all over the place was accompanied by a great video to boot.  Here is the acoustic version of the song with Bruno sounding vulnerable and passionate.  I love … Continue reading

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Now Hear This… Nelly Furtado “Stars”

Three new songs are included in the upcoming Nelly Furtado Greatest Hits album.  The first single “Night is Young” has already been released and another track, “Girlfriend in the City” had leaked a while back.  “Stars” is the newest leaked track … Continue reading

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Covered… Florence and the Machine “Addicted to Love” (Robert Palmer Cover)

Florence and the Machine have done several covers that have floated to the surface recently and I have loved all of them.  Her take on Robert Palmer’s “Addicted to Love” is a great interpretation.  Still incorporating acoustic intruments like a … Continue reading

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Covered… Florence and the Machine feat. Kid Harpoon “I’m Going Down” (Bruce Springsteen Cover)

I am loving this cover of Bruce Springsteen’s “I’m Going Down” from Florence and the Machine and Kid Harpoon.  It creates a more delicate, haunting version of the original.  I also love how she duets with Kid Harpoon to create a … Continue reading

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Covered… Sunday Girl “Tik Tok” (Ke$ha Cover)

I am more and more impressed with Sunday Girl.  She has some really great songs and does even better cover songs!  I’ve already posted her cover of Laura Branigan’s classic “Self Control” and now we have her covering Ke$sha’s mega-hit … Continue reading

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Now Hear This… Madonna “Miss You”

Here is a track from the American Life sessions.  This is around the time that Madonna was really getting into using acoustic guitars.  The song is pretty mellow, and a different sound for her.  Like other songs that didn’t make … Continue reading

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