Under the Covers, Vol. 2

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Under the Covers, Vol. 2
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Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 21, 2009
RecordedLolina Green (Matthew Sweet's home studio)
Genre Rock
Length64:00
Label Shout! Factory
Producer Matthew Sweet, Susanna Hoffs
Matthew Sweet chronology
Sunshine Lies
(2008)
Under the Covers, Vol. 2
(2009)
Modern Art
(2011)
Susanna Hoffs chronology
Under the Covers, Vol. 1
(2006)
Under the Covers, Vol. 2
(2009)
Someday
(2012)
Professional ratings
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Under the Covers, Vol. 2 is the second collaboration between alternative rock artist Matthew Sweet and Bangles singer/guitarist Susanna Hoffs. Released by Shout! Factory on July 21, 2009, it contains 16 cover versions of songs from the 1970s.

Contents

Track listing

#TitleOriginal artistLength
1."Sugar Magnolia" Grateful Dead 3:32
2."Go All the Way" Raspberries 3:33
3."Second Hand News" Fleetwood Mac 3:13
4."Bell Bottom Blues" Derek and the Dominos 5:02
5."All the Young Dudes" Mott the Hoople 3:52
6."You're So Vain" Carly Simon 4:22
7."Here Comes My Girl" Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 4:22
8."I've Seen All Good People" Yes 7:29
9."Hello It's Me" Todd Rundgren 3:51
10."Willin'" Little Feat 2:59
11."Back of a Car" Big Star 2:32
12."Couldn't I Just Tell You" Todd Rundgren 3:27
13."Gimme Some Truth" John Lennon 3:27
14."Maggie May" Rod Stewart 5:32
15."Everything I Own" Bread 3:09
16."Beware of Darkness" George Harrison 3:38

The Deluxe Edition contains another ten tracks:

#TitleOriginal artistLength
1."Dreaming" Blondie 2:51
2."Marquee Moon" Television 10:49
3."I Wanna Be Sedated" Ramones 2:10
4."Baby Blue" Badfinger 3:42
5."You Say You Don't Love Me" Buzzcocks 2:55
6."(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding" Brinsley Schwarz 3:57
7."You Can Close Your Eyes" James Taylor 2:34
8."Melissa" The Allman Brothers Band 4:14
9."Killer Queen" Queen 2:56
10."A Song For You" Gram Parsons 2:59

Personnel

Susanna Hoffs and Matthew Sweet at SXSW 2006 in Austin, Texas. Susanna Hoffs and Matthew Sweet - SXSW 2006 - Austin Texas.jpg
Susanna Hoffs and Matthew Sweet at SXSW 2006 in Austin, Texas.

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References

  1. Under the Covers, Vol. 2 at AllMusic
  2. Haag, Stephen. "Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs: Under the Covers, Volume 2 < PopMatters". Popmatters.com. Retrieved 2012-03-12.