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Phish has done a thing for a few halloweens where they cover an entire album by some other artist from beginning to end in order. Just for fun, what album would Phlux pick if they ever did something like that? Here's some that I was thinking of:

- the first weezer album

- refreshments / fizzy buzzy something something

- the first third eye blind album

- pearl jam / ten

posted by Zach Beane on Jun 10, 2003 09:41PM

- nirvana / in utero or nevermind

- green day / kerplunk or nimrod

posted by StU aRt on Jun 11, 2003 09:03AM

most pearl jam would be pretty tricky with only 1 guitar
posted by James Greene on Jun 11, 2003 03:18PM

These are all really cool suggestions. I like this post a lot, and the idea as well. I will keep thinking about it, and I welcome all the posts from everyone here about which albums might be good ideas.
posted by Cody Phipps on Jun 17, 2003 04:24PM

Everclear / sparkle and fade
Pearl Jam / ten
Soundgarden / Badmotorfinger
posted by Cody Phipps on Jun 17, 2003 04:25PM

It'd be hard to do a perfect Pearl Jam imitation, but covers are for bringing your own interpretation to a song. Covering a whole album would be pretty boring if you played it exactly like the original. Yeah, I know that's what a lot of cheesy bands do. What's the point? You could just stay home and listen to the CD. Anyway, Phlux's cover of Evenflow kicks ass, and it's always fun to hear Cody break out Jeremy unplugged. Even Sweet Home Alabama is fun, without the 5 guitars and the piano.
posted by Zach Beane on Jun 26, 2003 01:23PM

Local H's "As Good As Dead" or Sponge's "Wax Ecstatic" or even "New Pop Sunday" I'd love to hear Phlux cover Local H or Sponge.
posted by Chris Hancock on Feb 03, 2004 11:03PM

Chris, thanks for digging this post up. I like "Eddie Vedder" by Local H. I think its funny that we're talking about a band and a singer of another band we're talking about which is also a song by the first band. Follow?
posted by Cody Phipps on Feb 05, 2004 10:19PM

Heh heh heh. For the uninitiated Local H is a band that (at least rumor says) stands for "Local Hood(s)" or "Local Hoodlums" something like that. They did a song called "Eddie Vedder". I love Local H and "Eddie Vedder" is one of my all time faves of theirs. "Half Life" was good too. Maybe Phlux could do "Blister In The Sun". Heh heh heh.
posted by Chris Hancock on Feb 13, 2004 02:59PM

It's not an album but I'd love to hear Phlux do a cover of "Hands Down" by Dashboard Confessionals.
posted by Chris Hancock on Mar 09, 2004 12:12AM

Aren't there 2 different versions of that song? Electric and Acoustic?
posted by Cody Phipps on Apr 19, 2004 08:54PM

what does "phlux" mean anywayz... (hence stoned)
posted by Corey Thompson/Parlemos on Apr 27, 2004 08:32PM

I think that if you guys ever do decide to do a full cover album then you should deffinatley choose Sublime to do it over, but ya know thats just my opinion
posted by Kalarr -- on Jun 09, 2004 05:14PM

Perhaps maybe 40oz
posted by Kalarr -- on Jun 09, 2004 05:20PM

gooood pick good pick
posted by StU aRt on Jun 10, 2004 10:14AM

Thanks man.
posted by Kalarr -- on Jun 10, 2004 03:04PM

40oz is great, I also really like Second Hand Smoke...
posted by Cody Phipps on Jun 11, 2004 11:41AM

Second Hand Smoke is a Great Album, to me most everything Sublime ever did was Great, some of their stuff sounds kinda tricky but its nothing y'all couldn't handle
posted by Kalarr -- on Jun 11, 2004 02:27PM

black sabbath - "Paranoid" How fuckin' Halloween is THAT?
posted by Morrisaurus -- on Jun 16, 2004 10:40PM

That's serious halloween material.


posted by Cody Phipps on Aug 13, 2004 03:57PM

Man, this is still a good idea, maybe we should do this, like, once a year, and otherwise hang the ol' covers up...
posted by Cody Phipps on Apr 18, 2007 10:08PM