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    Mar 11, 2013

    13 Mellow Acoustic Covers Of Hard Rock Songs

    Are these soft, folky versions better than the originals?

    1. The Bailey Hounds, "The Great Southern Trendkill" (Pantera cover)

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    CHILLS. So eerily beautiful.

    2. Djali Zwan, "Number of the Beast" (Iron Maiden cover)

    3. Matt Heafy, "Harvest" (Opeth cover)

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    4. Taken By Trees, "Sweet Child O' Mine" (Guns N Roses cover)

    5. Hayseed Dixie, "Rock & Roll All Nite" (Kiss cover)

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    Does the idea of Kiss-gone-bluegrass amuse or disgust you? This song will help you decide for sure.

    6. Tori Amos, "Raining Blood" (Slayer cover)

    7. Bif Naked, "Nothing Else Matters" (Metallica cover)

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    8. Johnny Cash, "Hurt" (Nine Inch Nails cover)

    A classic.

    9. Savannah King, "War Pigs" (Black Sabbath cover)

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    10. Resonance, "Sober" (Tool cover)

    11. Asylum Street Spankers, "TV Party" (Black Flag cover)

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    Black Flag + bluegrass = !?!?!???

    12. The Folksmen, "Start Me Up" (Rolling Stones cover)

    From the soundtrack of A Mighty Wind.

    13. Rasputina, "Torniquet" (Marilyn Manson cover)

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    IN SHORT:

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    So fascinated and confused right now.