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Particle Man

A really spare last-minute acoustic cover of the TMBG song. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Jan 14, 2015 - 15 comments

We'll Sweep Out the Ashes in the Morning

Who doesn't like a song about forbidden love? An acoustic cover for a Wednesday. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Jul 9, 2014 - 6 comments

Se Rapprocher

For the Great Request Raffle, I was assigned Move Closer, by Phyllis Nelson.
I'd actually never heard the song before but on repeated listenings it really grew on me. Great slow groove.
Some of the lyrics were super-cheesy so I thought a solution would be to sing it in a different language. Maybe French?
Then it occurred to me to go FULL ON SERGE GAINSBOURG and here we are. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Oct 30, 2013 - 4 comments

Frank Mills

This song has been stuck in my head since we walked by the (former) Waverly Theater in Greenwich Village last week.
I had to exorcise it today with some sloppy, mistake-filled guitar-playing.
posted by chococat on Apr 2, 2013 - 2 comments

11 Day Tripper

Silly instrumental in 11/8.
posted by chococat on Mar 31, 2013 - 4 comments

Walking on Sunshine

In which I attempt to take the insufferable happiness of this song down a peg. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Feb 6, 2013 - 18 comments

O Holy Night

Despite my lack of religion and the fact that this song has been done to death, I thought I'd give it a shot.
posted by chococat on Dec 21, 2012 - 14 comments

Photograph

Ringo [more inside]
posted by chococat on Nov 27, 2012 - 1 comment

Every Night

Paul
posted by chococat on Nov 26, 2012 - 0 comments

Look at Me

John
posted by chococat on Nov 25, 2012 - 0 comments

Art of Dying

George
posted by chococat on Nov 24, 2012 - 4 comments

Ring My Tubular Bell

I know this is completely not what the challenge is but I couldn't help myself. My sincere apologies.
posted by chococat on Nov 8, 2012 - 11 comments

Paranoid Android

My allotted song for the July Metafilter Music Radiohead Extravaganza. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Jul 12, 2012 - 28 comments

Sad Tomorrow

A while ago I did a sloppy cover of this great song by The Muffs.
posted by chococat on Jun 11, 2012 - 4 comments

Solitaire

Cover of the Carpenters song. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Dec 14, 2011 - 3 comments

Fame

Sort of a spare, dirge-like rendition. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Oct 11, 2011 - 23 comments

Christmas Don't Be Late

Now chipmunk-free.
posted by chococat on Dec 15, 2010 - 7 comments

Waltz #2

A long time ago, cortex asked for versions of this iconic Elliot Smith song. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Jul 26, 2010 - 8 comments

People Got to Be Free

Cover of The Rascals' song that was a Billboard #1 hit on the day I was born. With a bit of a nod to "The Model." [more inside]
posted by chococat on Jun 8, 2010 - 10 comments

The Most Wonderful Day of The Year (Misfit Toys)

From the "Island of Misfit Toys" scene in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. What was wrong with the doll? [more inside]
posted by chococat on Dec 13, 2009 - 9 comments

The Christian Life

Cover of a Byrds cover of an old Louvin Brothers song. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Nov 6, 2009 - 8 comments

Heroin

In the style of Leonard Cohen. Just kidding. For the Velvet Underground challenge thing. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Jul 16, 2009 - 12 comments

I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

Ya. Kind of a Norman Bates take on it.
posted by chococat on Dec 19, 2008 - 17 comments

Little Red Corvette

Cover. As requested by arcanecrowbar. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Nov 20, 2008 - 10 comments

Country Death Song

Cover. As requested by ORthey. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Nov 17, 2008 - 15 comments

Watching the Detectives

Cover. As requested by Mr. cortex.
posted by chococat on Nov 15, 2008 - 20 comments

This Boy

Cover. Obviously. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Oct 27, 2008 - 5 comments

Veronica (cover)

A cover of micayetoca's wonderful Veronica. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Jun 12, 2008 - 14 comments

2 Cigarettes (cover)

For this month's MeFiMu Challenge: Here's my fuzzy, fizzy, buzzy cover of chococat's original, one of my very favorite MeFi songs. [more inside]
posted by Karlos the Jackal on Jun 9, 2008 - 13 comments

Hopelessly Devoted to You

Yes, that one. [more inside]
posted by chococat on Nov 7, 2007 - 26 comments

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