Coverville 1147: A Cover Song Walk Through the Hall of Presidents

With the election finally past, it's time to enjoy a world of no attack ads, debates, and mentions of bankruptcies, email servers and the word "bigly". How about we pay tribute to Presidents past with a selection of covers that are both directly and indirectly related to the office of Commander in Chief and the people who have filled it. (71 minutes)

Featuring Title Artist Length Artwork Album Original Artist Versions Buy Don't Stop Washington 4:03 The Boy Castaways (Music from the Motion Picture) Fleetwood Mac 8 White Rabbit Eight to the Bar 3:10 You Call This Swing? Jefferson Airplane 16 iTunes Amazon Falling Slowly James Madison University Exit 245 4:18 Boca 2012: Best Of College A Cappella Glen Hansard/Marketa Inglova Amazon MMMBop Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox 3:39 Squad Goals Hanson 2 Amazon Abraham, Martin And John Smokey Robinson & the Miracles 3:00 Steal This Record - A Collection Of Songs Of Protest Dion Amazon Look Out Cleveland Jackie Greene 3:13 Endless Highway - The Music of the Band Band Amazon High And Dry Roosevelt Dime 3:24 Crooked Roots Radiohead 6 iTunes Amazon In Bloom Hooverphonic 3:30 The Covers of Nirvana Mixtape Nirvana 6 Artist's Website Viva Las Vegas Dead Kennedys 2:37 Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables Doc Pomus/Elvis Presley Amazon Girlfriend in a Coma Mojo Nixon
4:07 Whereabouts Unknown Smiths 6 Panic Tricky Nixon 2:43 Ten From Ten Smiths 11 Amazon The Impossible Dream Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine 5:18 1992 The Love Album Joe Darion/Frank Sinatra 4 Amazon Everything Zen Lounge Doctors 4:39 Desert Island Songs Bush Amazon Voodoo Child (Slight Return) feat. George Clinton & Parliment Hazy Dreams 4:51 (Not Just) A Jimi Hendrix Tribute Jimi Hendrix 2 Amazon Devil In A Sleepin' Bag The Presidents of the United States of America 1:51 Twisted Willie Willie Nelson Amazon The Presidents Jonathan Coulton 4:08 Thing a Week Three James Sanderson ('Hail to the Chief' instrumental) iTunes Amazon