Robyn Hitchcock - The Ghost In You

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  1. EllroyJames

    EllroyJames Friend of Leo's

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    Psychedelic Furs cover

     
  2. lewis

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    This version is new to me. Thanks for sharing.
     
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    Now, I wanna hear Richard Butler, cover Robyn!

    Just an excellent version, and I've heard Richard & Co. something like 5 times.
     
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    I had that song on a 12" with this Roxy Music cover-

     
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    Funny, when artists with a virtually bottomless supply of compositions of their own, still love their covers.

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    And this reminds me that the late Bill Rieflin, drummer of many bands such as REM, also played with Robyn in the Venus 3 configuration:

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    I have his live double disc set of Dylan covers, it's one of my favorite albums..." Robyn Sings "...
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    Great. I was listening to a lot of early Robyn Hitchcock when I was first learning guitar, and it always surprises me how much of his playing style worked its way into mine.

    This is a beautiful cover, I'd never heard. Thank you!
     
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