Every one of these clips feature super talented musicians and killer performances. Scroll through and watch these gems, and be sure to check back for a new selection every Monday!
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There have been times when a cover of a song ends up being better than the original. In my travels and my years with CBC,
We’re always on the lookout for something new and different here at CBC, and fortunately for us this showed up in our inbox. Our interest
It’s still amazes me that I continue to discover “new” artists that have an extensive catalog of songs, but I’ve never heard of them before.
There’s something more genuine about music played by a single person with just a guitar and vocal. Without drums, bass, keys, and loud volume, there’s
If you’re a YouTube junkie like me, you’ll notice that there are more and more collaborations popping up. Musicians (and other artistic types) are hooking
“Tennessee Whiskey” Chris Stapleton/David Allan Coe Guitar Cover by 9-year old Taj Farrant — Video of the Week 03/22/21
“These kids today don’t understand real music.” This is a claim that gets parroted often in the Cover Band Central Facebook Group, and elsewhere in
Part of what I enjoy about writing this feature every Sunday night is exploring the deep catalog of bands I’ve never even heard of before.
For those of you who follow along with the artists that we support, you’ll notice that we like to focus on the up-and-comers quite often.
“Jane” Jefferson Starship Cover by Dino Jelusick featuring Mike Portnoy – Video of the Week 03/01/21
Each week I scour the web for a video to feature, and sometimes it’s a long process. But sometimes, a friend will send me a
Despite what some musicians may spout, playing covers is not easy. You have to be good at your craft to pull it off well, and
It’s a tough time for people in New Orleans. It’s a tough time for people everywhere, I know. But it’s where I am, and where
We have to admit, we’re suckers for girls who can sing really well. We’re also suckers for three-part harmony. When we find that combination in
It’s super impressive when a band can get together and play live or record and produce a solid track where everyone is in sync. It’s
The Eagles’ Glenn Frey died five years ago today. The singer/guitarist was one half of arguably one of the greatest songwriting duos of the rock
“Saturday Night’s Alright (For Fighting)” Elton John Cover by C.J. Marvin—Video of the Week 01/11/21
I never know how to properly convey how excited I get when I find a great artist. I generally refer to the fact that even
New year. New outlook on life. There’s no need to rush into anything. Let’s take our time. Lots of folks don’t want to admit it,
Musicians have come up with lots of creative ways to make videos in 2020. The pandemic that has affected the entire world has forced people
“All I Want For Christmas Is You” Mariah Carey Guitar Cover by Kfir Ochaion—Video of the Week 12/14/20
From Billboard.com: “Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” returns to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart, rising from No. 2. The
I have to admit right off the bat that I screwed up this week. I knew that I was going to feature this band, but
For this month with our weekly feature we’re going to focus on music that celebrates the holiday season, and we can think of no better
Every musician who has played in a band has jammed in the basement. Or the garage. Or both. There’s something about the comfort of a
If you’ve been following our selections for Video of the Week, you may have noticed a recurring trend. We believe that it’s important to celebrate
We comb the interwebs every week looking for interesting videos to feature here, and it often takes several hours or even days to find a
Ahhh, it finally feels like Fall. The leaves are changing colors, there’s a crisp in the air, and plenty of scary movies on television. It’s
With the passing of Eddie Van Halen still on everyone’s minds, we thought we’d find something that celebrates his playing, but just a little differently.
With the recent passing of guitar legend Eddie Van Halen, we just had to find a good VH cover to feature this week. After spending
When people think of cover songs, they generally consider popular music as the most frequently performed. In the rock era, many well-known artists have even
In my 37 years as a musician, I’ve personally known hundreds of other rock players. Having run Cover Band Central for 6+ years now, I
A huge part of our goal at Cover Band Central is to inspire the next generation of musicians. It’s a fact that within the next
2020’s quarantine/lockdown time has brought out some of the best in people—especially the creative types. Many artists have taken to live streaming to pass the
Video of the Week: “Easy Lover” Phil Collins/Philip Bailey Cover by The Hindley Street Country Club – 09/07/20
Every once in a while we come across a cover that’s so good, we can’t believe we’ve never heard of this band before. This is
We’re all experiencing a tumultuous time in history where every day seems to bring more turmoil and chaos to our everyday lives. With the coronavirus