Coverville 979: This Day in Covers – 1973

July 30, 2013


What were you doing 40 years ago? If you were listening to the radio, you might have heard the original version of these songs. But if you were eating fish and chips, you were probably at an Arthur Treacher’s. (50 minutes)



Title Artist Album Original Artist More
1 Feeling Stronger Every Day Morse/Portnoy/George Cover To Cover Chicago
2 Money Yortoise A Fair Forgery Of Pink Floyd Pink Floyd
3 Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth) Ron Sexsmith Harrison Covered: Mojo Presents An Exclusive Tribute To George George Harrison
4 Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy (From Company B) The Puppini Sisters Betcha Bottom Dollar Andrews Sisters
5 Kodachrome Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band One Of My Kind Paul Simon
6 Will It Go Round In Circles Band From TV Hoggin All The Covers Billy Preston
7 Smoke On The Water Pink Turtle Pop In Swing Deep Purple
8 Shambala Rockapella Smilin’ B.W. Stevenson/Three Dog Night
9 Yesterday Once More Redd Kross If I Were A Carpenter Carpenters
10 Bad Bad Leroy Brown Furillo Break The Game Jim Croce

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1 Comment

  1. I was a freshman in high school in 1973 and as I was young, I’d listen to the radio – a LOT! So, I’m really enjoying this cover of 1973. Thanks, Brian! Excellent choice of covers.

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