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Ted Leo Covers Robyn, Sade, Concrete Blonde

Conan O’Brien fan Ted Leo’s forthcoming The Brutalist Bricks is a largely upbeat (’80s hardcore-influenced) affair, but he’s introduced an extracurricular balladic thread via three covers posted and made available at Twitter. As he put it in his allotted words:

This evenings toss-offs: 3 power ballads by women, inspired by @debenham’s request for… More »

By: brandon / January 18, 2010 - 9:03 am

Johnette Napolitano Covers Coldplay

Concrete Blonde officially called it quits last July, clearing the way for silken voiced siren Johnette Napolitano to focus on a solo record, which sees release this May on Hybrid. The Concrete brunette offers up ten original cuts and two covers, one of which is a take on the prototypical Coldplay ballad “The Scientist.” And… More »

By: Stereogum / May 18, 2007 - 11:20 am