5 Wonderfully Creative Cover Songs

It’s the worst when a band covers a song and just tries to imitate the original artist (do you hear me, Ugly Kid Joe?). To me, the whole point of covers is to put your own mark on the song. Let’s take a minute and celebrate some covers that have gone beyond the call of duty, and really tried to make the cover their own:

1. Mad World

You probably know the Gary Jules version from Donnie Darko and might not even realize that it’s a cover of a Tears for Fears jam! You fool! Check out the original – such a different vibe: Keep reading >