Posts Tagged ‘live performance videos’

The Bartender

July 25, 2021

“The Bartender,” written by Kellys Collins, Liz Hengber, Tammy Rogers, and Jerry Salley, performed by The SteelDrivers, 2020.

The SteelDrivers website

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While My Guitar Gently Weeps

July 24, 2021

“While My Guitar Gently Weeps,” written by George Harrison, performed by Tom Petty, Steve Winwood, Jeff Lynne, Prince, et al., at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, 2004, re-edited by director Joel Gallen to focus on Prince’s astounding guitar solo.

More:

“Director’s cut of Prince blowing minds on ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’ now has more Prince,” Randall Roberts, Los Angeles Times

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Down Under

July 18, 2021

“Down Under,” written by Colin Hay and Ron Strykert, recorded by Colin Hay, 2017.

Colin Hay website

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Mamma Mia

July 17, 2021

“Mamma Mia,” written by Benny AnderssonBjörn Ulvaeus and Stig Anderson, performed by The Petersens, 2021.

The Petersens website

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The Future Ain’t What It Used To Be

July 11, 2021

“The Future Ain’t What It Used To Be,” written by Jim Steinman, recorded by Danielle Steers, 2020. Danielle Steers (vocal), Noam Galperin (keyboards), John Gregson (guitar), Dan Giles (bass), Dom Goundar (drums). Backing vocals: Alex Thomas-Smith, Erin Caldwell, Lara de Belder, Josh Maddison.

Danielle Steers website

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I Wanna Dance With Somebody

July 10, 2021

“I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me),” written by George Merrill and Shannon Rubicam, performed by Shoshana Bean (vocal) and Troy Laureta (piano), 2019.

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This Land Is Your Land

July 4, 2021

“This Land Is Your Land,” written by Woody Guthrie in 1940, as interpreted by Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings. Listen closely; this version restores the song’s original verses about “great big walls” and urban poverty. It was meant to be a protest song.

More:

“The Story Of Woody Guthrie’s ‘This Land Is Your Land,’” Nick Spitzer, NPR

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American Girl

July 4, 2021

“American Girl,” written and performed by Bonnie McKee. Ms. McKee, who has written songs for (and with) Katy Perry, Britney Spears, Kesha, Kelly Clarkson and others, has a fine grasp of contemporary American culture.

Celeb karaoke version here

Bonnie McKee official website

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Can’t Stand Myself

June 27, 2021

“Can’t Stand Myself,” written and performed by Mark Erelli, with guitarist Andy Stern, 2021.

Mark Erelli website

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A Face in the Crowd

June 26, 2021

“A Face In the Crowd,” written by Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne, performed by Spoon, 2021. Video edited by Sabrina Nichols.

Spoon website

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