Is it possible to link from the Beatles to any other band or artist in the world in only five steps? There is only one way to find out. This one links from the Beatles to 88 Fingers Louie in five simple steps.
1. Beatles – Roll Over Beethoven
When it came to the ‘rockers’ the Beatles really knew how to get down! And Roll Over Beethoven, with lead vocals from George Harrison, is one of their finest little rockers. It can be found on their album With The Beatles but was, of course, written by Chuck Berry.
2. Chuck Berry – Come On
It isn’t just the Beatles who have made famous recordings of a Chuck Berry song, this one here was covered by the Rolling Stones. It was only two years previous to the Rolling Stones version that the Chuck Berry original was released on the album The Great Twenty Eight. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Chuck Berry has covered, and plenty of his songs that others have covered – like the following song.
3. NOFX – Johnny B Goode
This NOFX cover version of the Chuck Berry classic Johnny B Goode can be found on their album The PMRC Can Suck On This. Moving on now, there are a number of songs that NOFX have covered, and plenty of their songs that have been covered – like the following song.
4. Minor Threat – Straight Edge
The Minor Threat song Straight Edge was covered by NOFX on the album Kerrang! High Voltage: A Brief History of Rock. Anyroads, there are plenty of songs that Minor Threat have covered, and plenty of their songs that others have covered – like the following song.
5. 88 Fingers Louie – I Don’t Want To Hear It
This 88 Fingers Louis cover version of the Minor Threat song I Don’t Want To Hear It can be found on their album Punk Rock Jukebox.