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Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “Wichita Lineman”

When Glen Campbell passed earlier this month, the first songs that came to mind for people to remember him by tended to vary amidst all…
Nate Patrin | August 24, 2017 - 12:12 pm

List

Various Artists: A Tribute To ’90s Tribute Albums

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Stephen Deusner | May 16, 2016 - 3:14 pm

Best Covers

Edgy And Dull: 20 Covers Of Bruce Springsteen’s “I’m On Fire,” Rated

A few weeks back, we premiered Low's cover of Bruce Springsteen's "I'm On Fire," and it was great (more on that below). It's their contribution…
Ryan Leas | August 6, 2014 - 11:10 am

More Johnny Cash stories

Hear Kacey Musgraves, Ruston Kelly, & Friends Pay Tribute To Johnny Cash

Kacey Musgraves married fellow Nashville musician Ruston Kelly last year, and her new album Golden Hour taps into the awe-inspiring power of love. Though the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 10, 2018 - 1:09 pm

Elvis Costello – “I’ll Still Love You”

Long before he teamed up with Rick Rubin on the American albums, Johnny Cash was looking outside his country-music world for cover material. And way…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2018 - 10:40 am

Chris Cornell – “You Never Knew My Mind”

In 1996, on his Rick Rubin-produced album Unchained, Johnny Cash covered Soundgarden's stomp-rock howler "Rusty Cage," transforming its Zeppelin wails into dusty, hardbitten poetry and…
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2018 - 12:42 pm

Elvis Costello, Chris Cornell, Alison Krauss, & More Set Johnny Cash Poems To Music On New Tribute Album

Johnny Cash released scores of albums during his lifetime, and in the 15 years since his death, a whole lot of his unreleased music has…
Tom Breihan | February 8, 2018 - 10:31 am

Johnny Cash’s Children Denounce Charlottesville White Nationalist In Cash T-Shirt

This past weekend, white supremacists invaded the Virginia town of Charlottesville, killing one and injuring many during a demonstration that turned violent as soon as…
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2017 - 9:50 am

Watch Eric Church Cover Soundgarden’s “Rusty Cage” In Tribute To Chris Cornell

Nashville country star Eric Church is apparently a grunge fan. He covered Pearl Jam's "Better Man" during a recent show outside Seattle, and last night…
Peter Helman | May 21, 2017 - 7:46 pm

Here Are Super Bowl 2017’s Music-Related Commercials

The Super Bowl is tonight! A lot of people watch it! Which means that a lot of corporations pay a lot of money to have…
Peter Helman | February 5, 2017 - 5:24 pm

Watch Josh Homme Play Unreleased Song “Villains Of Circumstance” At Benefit Show In LA

Josh Homme performed an unreleased song last night at a benefit show for Afghan Whigs guitarist Dave Rosser. Rosser was recently diagnosed with inoperable colon…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 14, 2016 - 1:39 pm

Kamasi Washington, Miguel, Third Eye Blind’s Stephan Jenkins, & More Play Bonnaroo SuperJam

Last night, Bonnaroo hosted its annual SuperJam, in which a whole bunch of artists come together to cover some classic songs. This year's theme was…
Peter Helman | June 12, 2016 - 4:54 pm

New Species Of Black Tarantula Near Folsom Prison Gets Named Aphonopelma Johnnycashi

It's everyone's greatest dream to one day become so famous that scientists decide to name a thingy after you. That thing could be a plant,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 5, 2016 - 10:52 am

Rick Rubin Just Annotated A Ton Of Kanye West, Beastie Boys, & Johnny Cash Songs On Genius

One of the redeeming qualities of community-annotated lyric site Genius is that they sometimes recruit cool artists and behind-the-scenes players to talk about songs that…
James Rettig | February 2, 2015 - 6:58 pm

Watch Justin Vernon Perform With Megafaun In Durham

As the story goes there was once a band called DeYarmond Edison that was having difficulties and decided to break up. Three of the members…
Miles Bowe | May 1, 2014 - 10:43 am
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