4 Surprising Recent Classic Rock Covers

Look…we get it.  Whenever we catch wind of someone covering a beloved classic rock tune, we get nervous, too.  Why mess with a good thing, right?

However, we’ve noticed as of late that a number of bands or pop stars have put their own take on a number of beloved classic rock songs, and you know what?  They’re all pretty great!  (Plus, if this is a way to introduce an iconic catalog to the younger generation, we’re all for it!)

Take a listen to these recent four covers of some of classic rock’s biggest hits!

 

Foo Fighters – “Let There Be Rock” (AC/DC)

Anyone who’s familiar with the Foo Fighters knows how much they respect those who’ve paved the way before them, and their cover of this AC/DC classic has just as much grit as the original.

Foo Fighters - Let There Be Rock (AC/DC cover) in the Live Lounge

Foo Fighters cover AC/DC's classic Let There Be Rock in the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge http://vevo.ly/EE5s8O