Saturday, 28 May 2011

Put Your Hand On Your Heart...

I was out for a pub lunch with work colleagues yesterday. There was a mix of music playing in the background - including the gem which is Atomic Kitten's Whole Again* - and then the track I'm featuring today was played. Busy as I was with conversation, it took me a wee while to work out what it was - a fantastic cover of Kylie's Hand on Your Heart. 

Like the best cover versions, Swedish artist José González brings something new to the song, turning it from chirpy pop number to a much more melancholic affair:


* I'll let you work out if that comment is genuine or sarcastic - answer may follow in a future post.

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