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Songs You Want Pearl Jam to cover

davidtriosdavidtrios Posts: 9,732
edited December 2013 in The Porch
I know they would never do this, but I love Paul Simon's 'You Can Call me Al'

"If you'll be my bodyguard
I can be your long lost pal
I can call you EDDIE
And Eddie when you call me
You can call me Al
Call me Al"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsEjsIbWq88
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    MB50486MB50486 Posts: 243
    LONDON CALLING
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    WhyNotSwedenWhyNotSweden Sweden Posts: 4,272
    Free Bird for my friend from Greece
    -95, Stockholm (MirrorBall Tour)
    -00, Stockholm
    -07, Copenhagen
    -09, Berlin
    -10, Berlin
    -11, East Troy 1+2
    -12, Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen, EV London 2
    -13, London, Chicago
    -14, Amsterdam 1+2, Berlin, Stockholm, Oslo
    -16, TOTD San Francisco 1+2
    -17, EV Amsterdam 2+3
    -18, Amsterdam 1+2, London 1+(2), Barcelona, London 2
    -19, EV Brussels

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    PapPap Aspra Spitia, Greece Posts: 28,434
    Athens 2006 / Milton Keynes 2014 / London 1&2 2022 / Seattle 1&2 2024 / Dublin 2024 / Manchester 2024 / London 2024
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    RosdowerRosdower Posts: 119
    Cult of Personality -living colour
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    WaveRyderWaveRyder Posts: 1,128
    Bad Radio - Believe You Me
    RC, SoDak 1998 - KC 2000 - Council Bluffs IA 2003 - Fargo ND 2003 - St. Paul MN 2003 - Alpine Valley 2003 - St Louis MO 2004 - Kissimmee FLA 2004 - Winnipeg 2005 - Thunder Bay 2005 - Chicago 2006 - Grand Rapids MI 2006 - Denver CO 2006 - Lollapalooza 2007 - Bonnaroo 2008 - Austin City Limits 2009 - Los Angeles 2009 - KC 2010 - St Louis MO 2010 - PJ20 Night 1 - PJ20 Night 2
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    LizardLizard So Cal Posts: 12,082
    Let's Stay Together by Al Green
    :D
    So I'll just lie down and wait for the dream
    Where I'm not ugly and you're lookin' at me
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    WaveRyder wrote:
    Bad Radio - Believe You Me

    this.
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    BinauralJamBinauralJam Posts: 14,158
    Everlong
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    thefixer9thefixer9 Posts: 9,376
    Jessie- Paw
    Tres Mts- 3/16/2011
    Eddie Vedder- 7/16/11
    Brad- 4/21/12 (RSD Performance), 4/27/12, 8/10/12
    Flight To Mars- 5/23/12
    RNDM- 11/27/12

    PEARL JAM- 12/6/13 I have finally seen Pearl Jam live!
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    Leezestarr313Leezestarr313 Temple of the cat Posts: 14,346
    Free Bird for my friend from Greece

    + 1 :D
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    KarleyKarley Posts: 506
    These are all terrible suggestions!! :evil: :mrgreen: As I read "London Calling" I immediately thought of the Know Your Rights cover...that sucked! Am I the only one who thinks that?

    My choices for songs that should actually work

    The Beatles - Mother Natures Son (Thinking of the White Album - Everybodys got Something to Hide Except Me And My Monkey would be incredibly fun,too - maybe a one-shot performance like they did with Whip It)

    CCR - Born on the Bayou
    The Byrds - 5th Dimension
    The Doors - Tell all the People
    REM - The Flowers of Guatemala
    Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Deanna
    Bonnie Prince Billy - Just To See My Holly Home

    But I have to say, that for the most part the rather obscure covers work the best! Who would have though that they actually sound good covering Timeless Melody? THATS a cover that should reappear on setlists! Baba is delicious, too! So sad I haven't seen it in concerts yet.

    Tops: Baba, Timeless Melody, The Real Me, Leaving Here (!), So you want to be A RnR Star, Crazy Mary
    Downs: Know Your Rights, Fortunate Son, All Along the Watchtower (!)
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    joe2468joe2468 Posts: 3,049
    urban dance squad

    deeper shade of sole
    have you seen the colors of my fathers eyes
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    i keep saying it over and over again... id love to hear them play pere ubu's "final solution"
    it's largely due to eddie that i liked to jump off of things as a child...
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    .....anything post '92.....
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    KarleyKarley Posts: 506
    i keep saying it over and over again... id love to hear them play pere ubu's "final solution"

    That's a brilliant choice! Wow! :!:
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    tremorstremors Posts: 8,051
    Natalie Imbruglia, Torn
    Cancel my subscription to the Ressurection
    Send my credentials to the house of detention

    lettherecordsplay1x.gif?t=1377796878
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    PapPap Aspra Spitia, Greece Posts: 28,434
    Karley wrote:
    Downs: Know Your Rights, Fortunate Son, All Along the Watchtower (!)
    :shock:
    Athens 2006 / Milton Keynes 2014 / London 1&2 2022 / Seattle 1&2 2024 / Dublin 2024 / Manchester 2024 / London 2024
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    martin gmartin g Posts: 105
    River of Deceit Mad Season
    London 29/05/00, Dublin 23/08/06, London 18/06/07, London 18/08/09, Manchester 21/06/12, EV London 30/07/12, Milton Keynes 11,07,2014
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    demetriosdemetrios Canada Posts: 88,120
    Joy Division - Transmission http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZwMs2fLoVE
    Kiss - Love Gun http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trR5ROuf1Uk
    Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BqC_XzPfBQY
    The Cure - Just Like Heaven http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RS_ux2H473I
    Motley Crue- Shout at the Devil http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7d57WGkhi-M

    :P
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    KarleyKarley Posts: 506
    Pap wrote:
    Karley wrote:
    Downs: Know Your Rights, Fortunate Son, All Along the Watchtower (!)
    :shock:

    Hm? Fortunate Son and AATW are all over the place, but not in a good way. They usually play them too sloppy compared to the tight originals. At least Know Your Rights sounds right, but I don't like the song very much. Instead you should quote my TOPS! The Real Me for instance is brilliant!
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    jcubjcub Posts: 21
    The Humpty Dance by the Digital Underground.
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    WaveRyderWaveRyder Posts: 1,128
    tremors wrote:
    Natalie Imbruglia, Torn

    are you serious? :shock:
    RC, SoDak 1998 - KC 2000 - Council Bluffs IA 2003 - Fargo ND 2003 - St. Paul MN 2003 - Alpine Valley 2003 - St Louis MO 2004 - Kissimmee FLA 2004 - Winnipeg 2005 - Thunder Bay 2005 - Chicago 2006 - Grand Rapids MI 2006 - Denver CO 2006 - Lollapalooza 2007 - Bonnaroo 2008 - Austin City Limits 2009 - Los Angeles 2009 - KC 2010 - St Louis MO 2010 - PJ20 Night 1 - PJ20 Night 2
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    BinauralJamBinauralJam Posts: 14,158
    jcub wrote:
    The Humpty Dance by the Digital Underground.


    :lol::lol::lol: , but Stone's gotta sing it!
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    Lightening Crashes-Live
    Tonights The Night- Neil
    Dont Get Fool Again-the Who
    11/5/91: Troy NY "I Just Want to SCREAM... HELLO!"
    8/4/92:Saratoga NY 4/6/94:Mass 9/13/98:CT
    8/27/2000:Saratoga NY,10/04/2000:Montreal,Canada
    04/29/03:Albany, 5/12/06:Albany NY,10/31/09:Philly,5/15/10Hartford CT

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    Closer by Nine Inch Nails ;)
    8/29/00, 7/3/03, 5/24/06,6/28/08 & 6/30/08, 10/9/09,10/28/09, 10/30/09 & 10/31/09, 5/15/10, 5/17/10, 5/18/10, 5/20/10 & 5/21/10, 10/23/10 & 10/24/10, 9/3/11, 9/4/11, 9/11/11, 9/12/11, 9/23/11, 9/22/12, 9/30/12, 7/16/13, 7/19/13
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    afroannnieafroannnie Posts: 12,995
    WaveRyder wrote:
    Bad Radio - Believe You Me

    this.

    I like this idea very much :thumbup:

    Of course, I'd love to hear anything by the Doors...and Boom can step in for Ray Manzarek on the keys :D
    Show #13 was a lucky one for me....
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    You Got the Right Stuff, Baby - NKOTB
    * Cincinnati, OH 8.20.2000 *
    * Cincinnati, OH 6.24.2006 *
    * Columbus, OH 5.6.2010 * Noblesville, IN 5.7.2010 *
    * East Troy, MI 9.4.2011 * East Troy, MI 9.5.2011 *
    * Pittsburgh, PA 10.11.2013 *
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    Karley wrote:
    i keep saying it over and over again... id love to hear them play pere ubu's "final solution"

    That's a brilliant choice! Wow! :!:


    they would fuckin nail it!

    for those of you not familiar with final solution:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VelS-YCtHV4
    it's largely due to eddie that i liked to jump off of things as a child...
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    Baby by Justin Beiber
    8/29/00, 7/3/03, 5/24/06,6/28/08 & 6/30/08, 10/9/09,10/28/09, 10/30/09 & 10/31/09, 5/15/10, 5/17/10, 5/18/10, 5/20/10 & 5/21/10, 10/23/10 & 10/24/10, 9/3/11, 9/4/11, 9/11/11, 9/12/11, 9/23/11, 9/22/12, 9/30/12, 7/16/13, 7/19/13
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    veddertownveddertown Scotland Posts: 5,260
    Green River ones, Mother Love Bone ones and FREEBIRD of course for my brother in Volos, Greece.... :D
    Like a book among the many on a shelf...

    Dublin 02 Arena - 22/6/10. Belfast Odyssey Arena - 23/6/10. London Hyde Park - 25/6/10. Berlin Wuhlheide - 30/6/10.
    Manchester MEN - 20/06/12. Manchester MEN - 21/06/12
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