Comments 12 | Seen Your Video
And I even like the Mates of State.
Mates Of State cover The Replacements
Tags: I Will Dare, mates of state
Tue Aug 3, 2010 at
10:02 pm ·
different…I like the fast part but not the slow part…it just drags and drags…
Wed Aug 4, 2010 at
2:07 pm ·
Yeah, I like when bands try something different with a cover tune to make it their own, but sometimes you can overthink it. I was bummed Superchunk passed on it.
Thu Aug 5, 2010 at
10:56 am ·
They had me in the beginning but the lost me at the break down. It reminded me of a bad lounge act at times or that Will Ferrell bit on SNL where they were they singing duo. Too bad – it had potential too.
Mon Aug 9, 2010 at
12:12 pm ·
Wed Aug 11, 2010 at
12:40 pm ·
props for the deconstruction, but trying to fill Tommy’s bass line with that trumpet kills it…
Thu Aug 12, 2010 at
11:15 am ·
I liked it at first but the chorus is a disaster. Nice try. Next!
Sun Aug 15, 2010 at
9:21 pm ·
I threw up a little.
Wed Aug 18, 2010 at
12:13 pm ·
For me it was cool to see Todd Barry, one of my favorite comics, play drums on one of my favorite songs. But I agree – the slow chorus just sounds shitty and forced.
Thu Aug 19, 2010 at
10:27 pm ·
It’s hard to cover the world’s best/ worst cover band.
Sat Aug 21, 2010 at
11:49 am ·
just terrible. Awful band who display just how crappy they are but deciding to add the slow chorus.
Thu Sep 2, 2010 at
1:04 pm ·
For a better Mats’ “cover,” check out the cover of this month’s Filter magazine:
Sat May 21, 2011 at
5:41 pm ·
Like a Partridge Family cover, lacking in any intensity whatsoever…during the verse and then this whacked PROG chorus….horrid IMO.
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