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Brainwaves – March 1, 2022 – All cover show!

Written by on 28/02/2022

This week, Brainwaves goes back to the 1970s – in covers! Some of your favorite songs from nearly five decades ago sung by modern artists, including Mathew Sweet, Pacifika, Aimee Mann, Cheap Trick, The Wallflowers, Greg Kihn, R.E.M., Ugly Kid Joe, Nada Surf, the Ramones and much more. No disco, just great eclectic alternative indie. Only on Brainwaves.

Cheap TrickIn the Street (cover: Big Star)
Matthew Sweet and Susanna HoffsMaggie May (cover: Rod Stewart)
AM and Shawn LeeJackie Blue (cover: Ozark Mountain Daredevils)
EverlastOnly Love Can Break Your Heart (cover: Neil Young)
Def Leppard10538 Overture (cover: Electric Light Orchestra)
James MorrisonIt’s Too Late (cover: Carole King)
Jesse MalinOperator (cover: Jim Croce)
Kevin GilbertKashmir (cover: Led Zeppelin)
Ambulance Ltd.Fearless (cover: Pink Floyd)
Kris McKayWish You Were Here (cover: Pink Floyd)
Pacifika25 or 6 to 4 (cover: Chicago)
Aimee MannOne (cover: Three Dog Night)
The Dandy WarholsOhio (cover: Crosby Stills Nash & Young)
The WallflowersI Started a Joke (cover: the Bee Gees)
Greg KihnFor You (cover: Bruce Springsteen)
Voice of the BeehiveI Think I Love You (cover: The Partridge Family)
Nada SurfQuestion (cover: The Moody Blues)
The WhippersnappersStairway to Heaven (cover: Led Zeppelin)
The RamonesHave You Ever Seen the Rain (cover: Credence Clearwater Revival)
Tangerine DreamSpace Oddity (cover: David Bowie)
Ugly Kid JoeCat’s in the Cradle (cover: Harry Chapin)
Ronan KeatingFather and Son (cover: Cat Stevens)
The BellyachersSo You Are a Star (cover: The Hudson Brothers)
R.E.M.Yellow River (cover: Christie)
Red House PaintersFollow You Follow Me (cover: Genesis)
Smashing PumpkinsLandslide (cover: Fleetwood Mac)
The Rewiring Genesis ProjectThe Lamb Lies Down on Broadway (cover: Genesis)
Matthew Sweet and Susanna HoffsEverything I Own (cover: Bread)
American AmbulanceAfter the Goldrush (cover: Neil Young)
Jesse Malin Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard (cover: Paul Simon)
Dar WilliamsComfortably Numb (cover: Pink Floyd)
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