Oct 01, 2008, 06:32AM

Heard of Cover Lay Down? Now you have.

For you lovers of folk out there, Cover Lay Down is a fantastic folk music blog that mostly posts covers by folk musicians. It's updated every few days or so, but each post is a thoughtful, essay-length delving into a corner of the genre. Here's the Weird Weeds' cover of Van Morrison's "Sweet Thing," off the iconic Astral Weeks.

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Jason Gulledge

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The site's slug: "Folk covers of familiar songs. Reimagined versions of folk songs. Because in the folk tradition, music belongs to the community."


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