Category Archives: Il Dottore

Best Covers: Ane Brun ‘Big in Japan’

 Ane Brun is a Norwegian-born, Sweden-dwelling songwriter who – fun fact – used to tour as one of Peter Gabriel‘s backup singers. She covered Alphaville’s debut single ‘Big in Japan’, the tune climbed to top of the charts in Switzerland, Germany, and Sweden. Oh, and on the super-prestigious Billboard Hot Dance Club Play list.

Best Covers: Michelle Branch ‘Creep’

British rock band Radiohead released their debut single Creep in 1992. The song appeared on their first album, Pablo Honey, and won the NME Award for Best Single in 1993. Creep is one of Radiohead’s most iconic songs but was banned by the BBC on the radio for its ‘depressing’ nature and language.

American singer, songwriter and actress Michelle Branch covers the acoustic version of Creep, in the trailer of second season YOU.



Best Covers: Hector Zazou ‘I Feel Love’

Pierre Job, who most of his colleagues and friends called Hector Zazou, “Zaz,” or “Zazou,” passed away at the age of 60. He was a musician, producer, director, journalist and activist. Worldly, idealistic, intellectual and a dreamer. Autumnal, tormented, pragmatic… A father, friend and enemy, he was a man of elusive dualities.

 Hector Zazou  re-teamed with  Barbara Eramo,and Stefano Saletti a cover of Donna Summer’s 1977 classic “I Feel Love

Best Covers: Bombay Bicycle Club ‘F For You’

Bombay Bicycle Club have covered Disclosure‘s ‘F For You’ – click above to listen.

The London-based band were joined by singer Liz Lawrence for their stripped-down take on the dance track, which they recorded during an appearance on BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge yesterday (February 27). The song originally appeared on Disclosure’s debut album ‘Settle’