Rewind: The 80’s Cover Project by BuffetLibre

Ready for a time warp? Relive the 80’s with some of today’s current artists.

From myspace:
Rewind is a non-commercial project intended as a unique tribute to one of the golden ages of music history.

For this journey back in time, Buffetlibre have been joined by 100 of the best artists of the moment. Big names such as Dragonette, Whitey, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, Electric Soft Parade, Levy, Saint Bernardette and The Cloud Room, along with producers such as Frankmusik, Sidechains, RAC, CFCF, The Toxic Avenger and Moulinex have participated in the Rewind project. Each artist in the line up has boarded their very own time machine and covered one of their favourites 80’s anthems.

Covers and remixes from the first fifty participating artists were released on July 1st and can be accessed at Part two will be released on September 1st.

Cloetta Paris – Cry Just a Little Bit
(Shakin’ Stevens Cover)

Findlay Brown – Promised Land
(Joe Smooth Cover)

PYT – Summer of ’69
(Bryan Adams Cover)

The Social Services – The Final Countdown
(Europe Cover)

Friday Bridge – Eyes Without a Face
(Billy Idol Cover)

Moulinex feat. Iris Maria – Come On Closer
(Pineapples Cover)

RAC feat. Karl F. Kling – Take On Me
(Aha Cover)

The Cloud Room – Blue Monday
(New Order Cover)

Belinda Carlisle – Heaven is a Place on Earth
(Hidden Cat Remix)

Madonna – Into the Groove

Frankie Goes To Hollywood – Relax
(Cryptonites Remix)

Marietta – Destination Unknown
(CSK OK Remix)

(Ideally, I’d love to put all these in a simple playlist for you guys, but I’m not the slightest bit tech savvy)


kafkajoubert said...

Oh wow, I really like Social Services' take on that horrible Europe song. (The RAC remix is great, as usual)

Michele Yamazaki said...

Haha, totally in agreement on the Final Countdown remake. 1000x better.