Music from Canada – Coeur de pirate // Indie Pop

Coeur de pirate (engl. heart of a pirate) is an indie pop musician from Québec. Listen to her cover of “Mistra Gagnat”:

Listen to the original song by Renaud Séchan here

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Music from the US – Simon & Garfunkel

Simon & Garfunkel are an US-american folk and folk rock music duo formed in 1957. Here’s their great song “The Boxer“. Like the chorus ‘Lie, la, lie’.

Thats my post #2,000 here, yeah!

And listen to the Mumford and Sons cover:

Music from South Corea – Youn Sun Nah

Youn Sun Nah (born 28 August 1969 in Seoul, South Korea) is a South Korean jazz singer and songwriter. With 23 years she startet her carreer with the Orchestra of South Corea . Later in 1995 she studied Music  in Paris at the CIM , one of the oldest Jazz High Schools in the World . Later she played in several clubs as mamber of a Jazz Quintet and won a lot of prizes . Her is her cover version of Metallica´s “Enter Sandman” and of the Johnny Cash (Nine Inch Nail ) song “Hurt ”

If you wann read more about the song “Hurt ” have a look on my blog from yesterday : http://dinnerfornoone.wordpress.com/2013/09/09/hurt/

Music from Brasil – Céu

Céu (born April 17, 1980 in São Paulo, Brazil, born Maria do Céu Whitaker Poças) is a Brazilian singer and songwriter, released her first album 2005.

Here is her song “Retrovisor  ” and “Concrete Jungle ” a Bob Marley cover

Music from Italia – Andrea Valeri

And it just won’t stop, this guitar evening! Andrea Valeri is an Italian fingerpicking guitarist from Pisa. Listen to his brilliant cover of the classic “Sultans of String” by the Dire Straits:

Music from Zambia – Caitlin

Caitlin is a Zambian Electric Violin Player from Kitwe, Zambia. Since 2006 she is performing all over the world a classic-rock crossover with her violin . here is a cover from the song  Hysteria from Muse

Music fom Canada/Somalia – K’naan

I already often blogged some K’naan songs. He’s a somali musician who escaped to Canada while there was a civil war in Somalia. He will release a new album called COUNTRY, GOD OR THE GIRL next Tuesday! Here’s his song “Is anybody out there”, featuring Nelly Furtado.

And a great cover by Savannah Outen, Jake Coco & Caitlin Hart: