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).
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’
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.