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Friday, 22 August 2014 08:34

Song of the Day: '(Don't Go Back to) Rockville' (R.E.M. cover) by Futurebirds

Song of the Day: '(Don't Go Back to) Rockville' (R.E.M. cover) by Futurebirds facebook.com/futurebirds
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Sometimes a great cover song completely transforms the original, and sometimes it honors the original by playing it straight. The latter is very much case with Athens, Georgia band Futurebirds' chime-perfect take on R.E.M.'s "(Don't Go Back to) Rockville," but that doesn't mean it isn't great in its own way.

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