Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Girly-Girl Cover Songs

So this post has absolutely nothing to do with puppies or preschoolers or the planet, it's just me sharing my love of all things girly-girl (in this case, one of my most-played ipod playlists, aptly entitled Pretty In Pink.) These songs are all traditionally boy-sung-songs gone deliciously girly (and a few are linked for your easytimes listening pleasure...)

Pretty In Pink Playlist:
Just Like Heaven Katie Melua
Gravity Rides Everything Lenka
Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want The Jealous Girlfriends
Wicked Game Bassboosa
A Forest Bat For Lashes
Blue Monday Flunk
Strange Little Girl Tori Amos
Love Vigilantes Laura Cantrell
Baby, Now That I've Found You Alison Krauss & Union Station
When the Stars Go Blue Sevigny
I'm On Fire The Snow
Sweetness Follows Sara Quin & Kaki King (via Captain Obvious.)
I Won't Back Down Dawn Landes
Morning Song for Sally Nanci Griffith
Sound Of Silence Emiliana Torrini (via Road 2 Nowhere.)
The One I Love Rosie Thomas
And I Love You So Pauline Scanlon
Jealous Guy Marissa Nadler
The District Sleeps Alone Tonight Jonna Lee (via Captain Obvious.)
Every'body Wants to Be a Cat Psapp
Personal Jesus Jazzistic Feat. Karen Souza
Dear Prudence Siouxsie & the Banshees
Mad World Sara Hickman
See You Flunk
Heaven DJ Sammy & Yanou
How Deep Is Your Love The Bird and the Bee
Thirteen Mary Lou Lord (via Cover Lay Down.)
All I Want is You Mary Beth
Wonderwall Cat Power
The Needle And The Damage Done Laura Marling
Buckets Of Rain Neko Case
Trouble Marissa Nadler (via Stranger Dance.)
Real Love Regina Spektor (via The World In A Paper Cup.)
The Very Thought of You Emilie-Claire Barlow
Waters Of March Anya Marina
What A Wonderful World The Innocence Mission
Simple Man Alessi's Ark
Leif Erikson Lotte Kestner
In a Manner of Speaking Nouvelle Vague (via Pretty Goes with Pretty.)
The Book Of Love Catherine A.D. (link via Slowcoustic.)
Fresh Prince of Bel Air Kay Pettigrew

*I'm thinking a shortened, Mix CD Favorites Version would make a really cool, girly-themed party favor (babyshower, bridal shower, etc.) Hmm...

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