Last Town Chorus covers "Modern Love" and Eleventh Dream Day tackles Joy Division’s "Isolation"

The Last Town Chorus is basically Megan Hickey of Brooklyn. She plays the lap steel and sings in a angelic voice. Her new record, Wire Waltz, is due out in September on Loose Records and will feature this cover/re-imagining of Bowie’s classic “Modern Love” (featured in Grey’s Anatomy).

Modern Love [Download]
Studio version from upcoming record

Eleventh Dream Day’s is/was one of the best bands to ever come out of Chicago. Forget The Pumkins, Liz Phair and Urge Overkill. This is a live track w/Tara from Antietam joining the reformed band on stage last year (courtesy of Carrot Top Records). Here’s their cover of Joy Divisions’

Isolation [Download]

Plus

“Do You Really Want To Hurt Me” [Download]
by Last Town Chorus

As you can see this is a covers post. The covers post/blog is a new trend in mp3 blogging. I’m not on the bandwagon as of yet but I’m throwing stones at it trying to get it to slow down so I can hop aboard.

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One Response to “Last Town Chorus covers "Modern Love" and Eleventh Dream Day tackles Joy Division’s "Isolation"”

  1. Anonymous says:

    The Last Town Chorus’ version of “Modern Love” is a note for note copy of Astrid Young’s cover of the song from the Bowie tribute album “Spiders from Venus”. Listen here: http://www.skippingdiscs.com/releases_spiders.htm