View Single Post
Old 05-31-2011, 05:05 AM
Sanitarium78's Avatar
Sanitarium78 Sanitarium78 is offline
Concert Veteran
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Buffalo, NY
Posts: 4,646
Originally Posted by vegantopher View Post
That and the Pink Floyd cover are highly unnecessary. I think covers are only cool live when its a young band and they played all the other material that have live and still want to play longer.
From what I hear all Alice is doing is adding in the chorus of ABITW in the middle of the song and then going right back into SO. I don't think it's that bad since both songs do share the 'school' theme.

Otherwise I agree with you about covers. The only way I let is slide is if it's someone like Metallica doing AIE or WITJ because in that case the covers are a million times more well known then the originals. Metallica covering AIE for the last 30 years is the main reason most people even recognize the Diamondhead name at all.
Reply With Quote