“Strike another match, go start anew”

This is a cover of “It’s all over now, Baby Blue” done by Van Morrison’s band Them. Of the covers I’ve listened to thus far, this has to be my favorite. I also read on some trivia account on twitter that listening to “sad” songs can help to lift one’s spirits. In this particular instance, I think that this claim is definitely true. Enjoy.

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One response to ““Strike another match, go start anew”

  • dohertys115thdream

    There are a few artists whose versions of a song are always the best (I’m thinking of Joe Cocker, Johnny Cash (if he can ever stop giving a Hallmark Cards speech about America), and, hell, Van Morrison (although Patti Smith does a pretty rockin’ version of “Gloria.”

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