Title

Anatomy of a Cover Song – Four takes on "Big Yellow Taxi"

Document Type

Article

Publication Title

Disc Makers Blog

Publication Date

9-15-2011

Abstract

So you picked a cover song, now what? Rather than copying the original version note-for-note, the best covers typically take the essence of the original and reshape it, so that the performing artist makes the song their own while adding something special and recognizable to their repertoire.