“Eruption” Bass Van Halen Cover by Charles Berthoud—Video of the Week 10/19/20

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.Charles Berthoud (pronounced BEAR-too) is a British bassist who has been playing for close to a decade. Inspired by the greats such as Jaco Pastorius, Victor Wooton and Flea of Red... Read more

“Right Now” Van Halen Cover by These Guys Live—Video of the Week 10/12/20

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 hours scrolling through YouTube videos—mostly coming across individuals trying to replicate Eddie's solos—we came up empty.But then, by some divine intervention, it occurred to us that we had featured a... Read more

“Ocean Etude” Chopin Cover by Lola Astanova—Video of the Week 10/05/20

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 used covering other artists' hits as a way to connect to fans that they wouldn't otherwise reach. However, covers can be expanded to any genre of music. It might not... Read more

Video of the Week: “Rosanna” Toto Cover by Child’s Anthem—09/14/20

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 time and stay connected with fans. Others have collaborated from a safe distance to construct a recorded video to display their talents. One such band is Child's Anthem.Based out of... Read more

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 one such time. One of the advantages of having the Cover Band Central Facebook Group is that we get to discover "new" talent that gets posted by one of the... Read more