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THE ADVERTS - 18 Cover versions by other artists
« on: May 22, 2017, 08:17:34 PM »
Some have been mentioned before, some haven't.
Some are ok and a couple are 'pants' but included for the sake of being 'completist'.
There will be a 2nd volume at some point.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjcAGmJUeC4&feature=youtu.be

And the information under it is....

ONE CHORD WONDERS – THE VALENTINES
Punk rock band from Bologna, Italy formed in 2000.
More recently found performing 'The Adverts' songs with TV Smith on tour.
Track from 'Punk 77-07 - The Italian Tribute To 30 Years Of R'n'r Swindle' compilation album (2007)

QUICK STEP – THE DISHRAGS
Canadian all-female punk rock band based in Vancouver, British Columbia 1977-1980.
Track recorded 'live' at the Windmill, Vancouver, October 23, 1978. and released on their 'Three' compilation album (2014)

GARY GILMORE'S EYES – THE PINE VALLEY COSMONAUTS
(feat. DEAN SCHLABOWSKE)
Musical ensemble from Chicago, Illinois initiated by Jon Langford (also of the 'Waco Brothers' and 'The Mekons') as a covers group, with a constantly shifting repertory and cast of backing members.
Track from 'The Executioner's Last Songs Volume 1' album (2002)

BORED TEENAGERS – BEACH SLANG
Three piece emo/indie band from Philadelphia, PA.
Track from 'Here I Made This For You, Mixtape Vol 2' compilation EP (2017)

SAFETY IN NUMBERS – FASTEN BELT
Alternative rock band from Rome, Italy.
Track from their 'No Escape From Acid Hysteria' album (1988)

WE WHO WAIT – JAY REATARD
American singer, percussionist, keyboardist and guitarist from Lilbourn, Missouri who sadly died in 2010.
Track from his 'Blood Visions' album (2006)

NO TIME TO BE 21 – POLICE DES MOEURS
Electronic band from Montréal, Québec in Canada.
Track from their 'Les Mécanismes De La Culpabilité' 12” vinyl EP (2013)

TELEVISION'S OVER – TO LIVE AND SHAVE IN L.A.
An experimental music collective founded in 1993 by avant-garde composer/producer Tom Smith (formerly of Washington, DC groups Peach of Immortality and Pussy Galore) and Miami Beach musician/producer Frank "Rat Bastard" Falestra. They were soon joined by oscillator player Ben Wolcott.
Track from the 'Helen Butte Vs. Masonna Pussy Badsmell' album (1996)

MY PLACE – THE MINDS
American catchy punk garage band from Portland, Oregon, formed around 2003 by members of 'The Flip-Tops'.
Track from their album 'Plastic Girls' (2003)

I SURRENDER – THE MUGSHOTS
Band from Brescia, Italy formed in 2001 who describe themselves as 'Elitarian Undead Rock'.
Track taken from their 10” vinyl 'In Disguise' EP (2011)

I WILL WALK YOU HOME – PIERRE 'P.J.' CLARY
French born, London based musician also in band called 'Rock 'n' Roll Suicides.
Uploaded to his own pages including Soundcloud (2015)

ONE CHORD WONDERS – HAGGIS
Punk band formed in Boise, Idaho during the summer of 1991.
Track taken from their 'World Full Of Haggis' 7” EP (1992)

GARY GILMORE'S EYES – STEVE 'ihavenoskin' CLEMENTS
London based musician.
Uploaded to his own Soundcloud page (2014)

BORED TEENAGERS – THE SUPASONIX
All girl, teen punk band from Somerset, UK formed in August 2012.
Uploaded to their own Soundcloud page (2014)

SAFETY IN NUMBERS – LOS RUMPS
Punk band from Santander, Cantabria, Spain formed around 1998.
Track from their 'Necro Minority' album (2000)

NO TIME TO BE 21 – COLD MEGAN
Cold Megan are, apparently, 'an exciting (if sonically jarring and emotionally scarring) rock and roll band' based maybe in Kent and/or London, UK.
Track uploaded to their own Soundcloud page (2010)

MY PLACE – AMANDUH
Amanda Lewis. Musician from Philadelphia.
Uploaded to her own Soundcloud page (2016)

ONE CHORD WONDERS – ELEPHANT CASTLE
German 'Goth'/New Wave/indie-rock band.
Track from their 'Diary Of A Sad Elephant' album (1992)

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Re: THE ADVERTS - 18 Cover versions by other artists
« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2017, 09:29:44 PM »
That's some impressive work Rockula - many thanks!

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Re: THE ADVERTS - 18 Cover versions by other artists
« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2017, 08:13:02 AM »
Very cool. Great idea, well done.  8)
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Re: THE ADVERTS - 18 Cover versions by other artists
« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2017, 02:58:13 PM »
The 2nd volume. Not sure I can do a 3rd unless it includes about 100 versions of 'Gary Gilmore's Eyes'...  ;D

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0DVGQS6R2k&feature=youtu.be

And it's made up of....

NO TIME TO BE 21 – WHATEVER..
Pop-Punk band from Cleveland, USA active in the 1990's.
Track taken from the Whatever.../ Zoinks! split album 'Hit Europe' released in 1997.

THE LION AND THE LAMB – GREEN GLEN
German folk trio Benjamin Flux (Violin), Andreas Starke (Vocals, Guitar) and Thorsten Schneider (Tin-Whistle, Vocals) recorded this in 2002. Schneider left and the remaining duo became 'Groovy Pike' in 2003.
Uploaded to YouTube in 2016.

EURODISNEYLAND TOMORROW – GARDEN GANG
German indie/punk/folk rock band from Munich, founded in 1992.
Track recorded live at Olympiapark Munich in 2008 and released as a video track on their 'The Master Plan' CD single in 2010.

I SURRENDER – CHET KNIGHT AND THE NO DISCIPLES
Chet is vocalist and lead guitarist in 'Adolf And The Piss Artists' and former guitarist of 'The Templars'. He's from Atlanta, GA.
This track was released on the  'Chet Knight And The No Disciples' 7” blue vinyl EP in 2012.

ONLY ONE FLAVOUR – CHURCH OF CONFIDENCE
German band, founded in Berlin in 1995 who combine Punk and Rock’n’Roll.
The track is taken from their 4th album, 'On The Hook' which was released in 2004.

GARY GILMORE'S EYES – THE ELECTRIC FERRETS
The band, apparently 'started out over a century ago in the city of State College, Pennsylvania. Many decades later the lads moved out to Los Angeles, CA.' However earliest evidence of their existence is around 1990.
This track was recorded in 2005 and released on 'No Regrets' album in 2015.

EXPENSIVE BEING POOR – THE BLASPHEMERZ
Acoustic Folk-Punk 2-man band from Edmunston, New Brunswick, Canada.
Recorded live and uploaded to YouTube in 2013.

ROLL LIKE A RIVER – CHARLI SMITH
UK singer/songwriter.
Great version uploaded to YouTube in 2010.

THE THIN GREEN LINE – FAITH HOPE & ANARCHY
Martyn Joseph, Tom Robinson & Steve Knightley.
From the 'Faith Hope & Anarchy Live' album 2004.

GENERATION Y – PIPER JOHN
Musician from County Durham, UK.
Uploaded to YouTube in 2011.

RUNAWAY TRAIN DRIVER – DIE TOTEN HOSEN
Long lasting German punk band that started life in 1982 in Düsseldorf.
Track from their 14th album 'Crash-Landing' released in 1999. 

MARCH OF THE GIANTS – DANNY PUNK
Danny is from Finland. She describes herself as 'a Punk Girl playing all sorts of punk-covers from the 70ś to present day.
She uploaded this to Soundcloud and YouTube in 2013.

ONLY ONE FLAVOUR – WILMA
Alternative band from Stuttgart, Germany formed in 2004.
Rehearsal version uploaded to YouTube in 2012.

FETTES FEST (XMAS BLOODY XMAS) – JIMMY SLICK
Band from Bunde, Germany formed around 2002.
Track uploaded to YouTube in 2009.

THE LION AND THE LAMB – GIRLS OF SUMMER
A self-described 'manic-depressive' band from Munich, Germany.
They started out in 2000 in Munich as LOWRIDE with Max Kerscher on drums, Stefan "Ray" Fritz on bass and Jaromir Zezula playing guitar and singing. In 2003 Zezula renamed his band  GIRLS OF SUMMER after a song by ARAB STRAP and kept on playing with Max as an anarchic 2-man band. In 2005 Zezula joined GARDEN GANG playing bass for German and English tours in the backing band for TV SMITH. This track is a combination of a studio recording and a live version recorded in Munich in 2013 with Niel Mitra of the German pagan folk / medieval band FAUN.

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Re: THE ADVERTS - 18 Cover versions by other artists
« Reply #4 on: June 25, 2017, 10:36:31 AM »
ONLY ONE FLAVOUR – WILMA
Alternative band from Stuttgart, Germany formed in 2004.

Wow, never heard of them.  :o
Always good to have you English TUTS telling me about the bands down here...  ;D
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