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    [video=youtube;n2bYJQFQMs8]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2bYJQFQMs8[/video]

    All Along the Watchtower comes to mind.

    What do you have?
     
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    Hendrix is way overrated
     
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    [video=youtube;BO9aD4mzSE8]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BO9aD4mzSE8[/video]
     
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    "Till there was you" by the Beatles crushed the original from the play/movie "The Music Man."
     
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    [video=youtube;NQ48foxPzVE]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQ48foxPzVE[/video]

    Dead kicked Buddy Holly's ass on this one
     
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    Oh No you didn't~!
     
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    [video=youtube;zvMFm5nKeUc]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zvMFm5nKeUc[/video]
     
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    [video=youtube;Q2-GqYkwjTM]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2-GqYkwjTM[/video]
    Blinded By The Light by Manfred Mann as opposed to Bruce Springsteen springs to mind.
     
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    The one that came to mind first was Guns N' Roses' version of "Live And Let Die". Much more polished than the Paul McCartney original
     
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    Wierd song for them to cover. Interesting though
     
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    [video=youtube;mjUpPDG--Eo]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mjUpPDG--Eo[/video]
     
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    [video=youtube;LE99b0AbYrM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LE99b0AbYrM[/video]
     
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    [video=youtube;dnIFxKTxP5s]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dnIFxKTxP5s[/video]

    This is the song that was the inspiration for the thread. Donovan's is good, these guys took it to the next level.
     
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    Respectfully disagree.
    Sandy by Springsteen was also better than the Hollies remake.

    That was back when Bruce still had some soul.
     
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    The hot, the very sensitive, and always talented Michael Bolton

    [video=youtube;oZGE-Y1C_nk]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZGE-Y1C_nk[/video]
     
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    [video=youtube;J63DsysDIF4]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J63DsysDIF4[/video]
     
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    I bet you feel breathing is overrated as well.
     
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    Well it's all quite subjective really.
    What sounds good to me, may not to you, and vica versa.:up:
     

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