Video of the day: Safe and sound – Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars

From Nashville Scene  web site: While The Civil Wars may be an endearing indie success story, nothing gets a crowd off like a superstar. And the place erupted as the band’s biggest champion, Taylor Swift, joined them for the live debut of “Safe and Sound,” the track the trio recently cut together. As always, Swift took to the stage with …

The Civil Wars does cover songs

One of my new favourite bands, The Civil Wars has, in addition to releasing one of the best albums this year, done some very good cover versions. They do the songs quite different from the originals and they add something new to the songs, as cover versions should do. I have picked some of my favourites from the last year, …