Babe I am Gonna Leave You

Joan Baez

Led Zeppelin’s version is so much better, both the link and the one below.

For more on Cover Music see this post.

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  1. jd clampett says

    Yep, the LZ version seems richer. That said, Baez’s lyrics are more spartan and understandable, and LZ jumbles and confuses them to accompany their richer musical accompanyment. But given lyrics (mind/message) vs. music (heart/aesthetics), music wins out.

    Thanks for sharing, Jack.

  2. jd clampett says

    Yep, the LZ version seems richer. That said, Baez’s lyrics are more spartan and understandable, and LZ jumbles and confuses them to accompany their richer musical accompanyment. But given lyrics (mind/message) vs. music (heart/aesthetics), music wins out.

    Thanks for sharing, Jack.

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