Guest Blogger: Beatles Songs Covered (Max – Part 2)

This is my 10 favorite covers of Beatle songs that I guest-hosted on Keith’s site (nostalgicitalian).

Various Ramblings of a Nostalgic Italian

Making his triumphant return this week to my blog is my pal Max. His blog can be found here:

https://powerpop.blog/

Last week, he presented a blog of his favorite Beatles songs that were cover songs (songs originally done by other artists). This week, he looks at the other side of the coin. Here now, is his presentation of great covers of Beatles songs by other artists. I hope you enjoy it! Take it away, Max…

Beatle Songs By Others …

Hello everyone welcome back this week for the conclusion of the Beatlefest on Keith’s site. Today I’m going to list my favorite Beatle covers. Although I like these a lot…I usually still go with the Beatles version. There is one that I do like better than the original…and that is…well you will just have to read on. I did include some live versions of songs.

I added two at the…

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Author: badfinger20 (Max)

Power Pop fan, Baseball fan, old movie and tv show fan... and a songwriter, bass and guitar player.

3 thoughts on “Guest Blogger: Beatles Songs Covered (Max – Part 2)”

  1. Fantastic list, Max! And I’m truly shocked about your no. 1! 🙂 To me, it’s the ultimate rock remake. I also agree it’s better than the original – no question!

    I also love the renditions by Emmylou Harris and Johnny Cash. I will admit the latter has gotten under my skin and made me cry.

    And what can one say about that out-of-this-world guitar solo by Prince? To me, it’s almost like a dividing line: The time prior to that rendition at the Rock & Hall of Fame and the time thereafter. While I dig the original and solo version by George Harrison and Eric Clapton, after listening to Prince that song simply never sounds the same.

    Thanks for the shout-out, BTW. The two ladies of Larkin Poe keep blowing me away. They’re just so super talented, and their harmony singing is something else!

    Two other Beatles covers I find outstanding are the following:

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  2. Those are all pretty good covers. That is a list that would be hard to do- there must be a million covers of Beatles songs out there- some really stand out though.

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