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At this point, I'm deliberately searching for cover versions to complete the full set of songs from Hounds of Love/The Ninth Wave. I'll be honest: I don't like the distorted and rather strained lead vocal in this one, and I don't think this adds a lot to the original version. But what can you do […]
Kate Bush cover of the day #57: Mother Stands for Comfort (in Chinese) by Aka...
Some ideas are obvious in hindsight. Translating "Mother Stands for Comfort" into Chinese is one of them - it has always sounded vaguely East Asian to me, anyway. This is apparently an all-YouTube collaboration that took two years to complete. "Mother Stands for Comfort" was the only track on Side A of Hounds of Love […]
Kate Bush cover of the day #56: Under Ice by Alice Genberg
Covers of "Under Ice" are just like busses: you think they don't exist, then suddenly two show up all at once. This version by Swedish singer Alice Genberg updates the original with a 2013-era sound palette but doesn't otherwise do an awful lot with it. That's not necessarily a bad thing though. Genberg's voice adds […]