As Time Goes By – Herman Hupfeld (Cover)

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This classic tune endures in no small part due to the classic film in which featured – and perhaps featured more than any other song has ever featured in a movie. It was written by Herman Hupfeld for the 1931 musical Everybody’s Welcome, but shined, and has shined for generations, in the 1942 WWII romantic drama Casablanca. … [Read More]

Where Did You Sleep Last Night – Unknown (Cover)

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‘Where Did You Sleep Last Night’, otherwise known as ‘In The Pines’ and ‘Black Girl’, was given global popularity in the 90s by Nirvana. It was written a good 120 years before, however, by an unknown author residing somewhere in the southern Appalachian Mountains of America. Passed from generation to generation, it was discovered by folklorist … [Read More]

Something – The Beatles (Cover)

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Okay, so I have a confession to make. My commitment to produce one video of me performing a cover each fortnight is proving challenging. The combination of actually trying to a do a song justice while singing in front of a camera is, well… really bloody hard. I find the whole camera thing disconcerting, which … [Read More]

Under the Milky Way – The Church (Cover)

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I was introduced to this Aussie classic by The Church relatively recently and immediately fell in love with it. How I managed to miss it when it was released is a little baffling. The song won an Australian Aria Award for ‘Single of the year’ in 1989 and reached 24 on the US Billboard Hot … [Read More]

Light My Fire – The Doors (Cover)

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  ‘Light My Fire’ was recorded by The Doors in August 1966 and released on their debut album The Doors in January 1967. It was the band’s breakthrough song, spending three weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100. It is now considered one of the greatest songs of all time, coming in at … [Read More]