Stairways To Heaven (58 Cover Versions)
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- Stairways heaven Stairway to heaven covers money or the gun Denton Led Zeppelin
- 2009-12-24 08:09:35 GMT
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This is 58 versions of the Led Zeppelin classic "Stairway To Heaven". The first 22 are from Australian TV show 'The Money or The Gun', where different performers gave a rendition of the song each week, in wildly varying formats. The 'bonus tracks' are 35 more covers and a BBC live recording of Led Zep themselves. Performers and styles included: 1 Kate Ceberano and the Ministry of Fun, cool funk with woodwind 2 John Paul Young, in the style of "Love is in the Air" 3 Pardon Me Boys, in a swing style (with references to Glenn Miller songs) 4 Nick Barker and the Reptiles, in a heavy blues style 5 Rolf Harris, in the style of "Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport". 6 The Australian Doors Show, in the style of The Doors 7 Sandra Hahn, Michael Turkic and the Australian Opera chorus, as an epic Wagner opera 8 Toots - Helen Jones and Jenny Lovell, femme fatale lounge singer style 9 Robyne Dunn in the style of "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" by The Beatles 10 Elvis impersonator Neil Pepper, in the style of "Viva Las Vegas". 11 Rock Lobsters, a B-52s tribute band, in the style of "Rock Lobster" 12 Toys Went Berserk, post-punk UK pop rock 13 Jodie Gilles, as a Broadway musical number (with references to A Chorus Line) 14 The Beatnix, in the style of the Beatles "I Want to Hold Your Hand", "She Loves You" and "Twist and Shout". 15 Fargone Beauties , as a country thrash in the style of Duelling Banjos 16 Etcetera Theatre Company, as a techno dance in the style of Talking Heads 17 Judi Connelli, as a gospel song 18 Barry Crocker & DAAS as a comedy routine with a nod to the 'Neighbours' theme 19 Vegemite Reggae, as a modern reggae 20 Whipper Snappers, as an indie rock girl group 21 The Chorus of the Sydney Philharmonia Choir, as an a capella chorus 22 Leonard Teale, as a dramatic bush poem The show relaunched Rolf Harris with a UK no.7 and a rock covers CD, and later the host Andrew Denton had Robert Plant and Jimmy Page on his new show to do a Rolf Harris song! Other cover versions included: Foo Fighters - rock spoof Little Roger & the Goosebumps - Gilliganâ€™s Island Theme Dread Zeppelin- reggae with Elvis overtones Sisters Of Mercy - Elvisâ€™ Vegas era Mary Schneider - Australian country yodelling (radio show) Dusty Cowshit - sax jam Helloween - live riff Mutsuhiro Nishiwaki - music box (glockenspiel?) Heart - soft rock with pan pipes Ann Wilson - solo version of Heartâ€™s Hard-Ons - messed up practice Sauerkraut Project - funky beat (Jungla Mix) Todd Taylor - banjo The Raleigh Ringers - percussion Gregorian Masters of Chant - Gregorian hymn Orchestre National de Jazz - traditional jazz Sisters of Mercy - Metal Rock (live, Blackburn, UK, 1985) The String Quartet -parlour music Those Damn Accordions - polka Me First and the Gimme Gimmes - metal rock Rodrigo y Gabriela - Spanish guitar (Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero) Hayseed Dixie - rock/bluegrass Dolly Parton - country ballad/gospel Far Corporation - soft rock Soundchaser - rock (live) White Skull - Italian power metal Nileppez Del - Dutch band singing backwards Bellanova - techno funk Congo Natty - R&B funk rap Nashville Super Pickers - hillbilly Pat Boone - crooner Peter Bennett - g lass harmonica Tiny Tim and Brave Combo - cabaret, with Tiny Tim vocal touches Havanarama - live (poor quality) Led Zeppelin - live at the BBC + Michael Mills classic rant about Satanism hidden in rock music (Led Zeppelin, Kiss, Beatles and Queen) Source is from various torrents, mostly VBR, mostly 192 - 224 kbps. Includes "Money or the Gun" album cover and a word doc explaining the television show and listing the bands and styles.