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    Deerhoof covers Adam Ant's "Goody Two Shoes" [3:40]
  2. A.V. Undercover 2016: Watch the recap and vote for your favorite
  3. 4:24
    Luna covers Motörhead's "Killed By Death" [4:24]
  1. Chrissy And Hawley cover Erasure's "A Little Respect"
  2. GWAR salutes AC/DC with some very special Election Day guests
  3. 5:10
    Touché Amoré covers Pearl Jam's "Corduroy" [5:10]
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A.V. Undercover 2016

  1. A.V. Undercover 2016: Watch the recap and vote for your favorite
  2. Chrissy And Hawley cover Erasure's "A Little Respect"
  3. GWAR salutes AC/DC with some very special Election Day guests
  4. 5:10
    Touché Amoré covers Pearl Jam's "Corduroy" [5:10]
  1. 3:40
    Deerhoof covers Adam Ant's "Goody Two Shoes" [3:40]
  2. 4:24
    Luna covers Motörhead's "Killed By Death" [4:24]
  3. 3:08
    The Wombats cover Goo Goo Dolls' "Iris" [3:08]
  4. 4:11
    PWR BTTM covers Counting Crows' "Mr. Jones" [4:11]
  1. 4:37
    Trashcan Sinatras cover Wye Oak's "Holy Holy" [4:37]
  2. 3:59
    Brass Bed covers Van Halen's "Why Can't This Be Love" [3:59]
  3. 3:23
    Bully covers Sum 41's "Fat Lip" [3:23]
  4. 4:12
    Mothers cover Glenn Frey's "The Heat Is On" [4:12]
  1. 2:38
    Bleached covers Misfits' "Skulls" [2:38]
  2. 3:45
    The Infamous Stringdusters cover The Killers’ “When You Were Young” [3:45]
  3. 5:05
    Har Mar Superstar covers Built To Spill's "Big Dipper" [5:05]
  4. 2:57
    HXLT covers Ginuwine's "Pony" [2:57]
  1. 3:02
    Sean Watkins covers The Left Banke's "Walk Away Renee" [3:02]
  2. 4:13
    Shearwater covers Bauhaus [4:13]
  3. 4:18
    Operators cover Nena's "99 Red Balloons" [4:18]
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A.V. Undercover 2015

  1. 5:45
    A.V. Undercover 2015: Watch the recap and vote for your favorites [5:45]
  2. 4:42
    Here We Go Magic covers The Fixx [4:42]
  3. 3:48
    Steve 'N' Seagulls cover Beastie Boys [3:48]
  4. 4:45
    GWAR covers Cyndi Lauper [4:45]
  1. 3:40
    Mikal Cronin covers The Mighty Mighty Bosstones [3:40]
  2. 3:58
    Natalie Prass covers Slayer [3:58]
  3. 4:45
    Troubled Hubble covers Howard Jones [4:45]
  4. 6:12
    Ceremony covers Oasis [6:12]
  1. 4:40
    The Weather Station covers Joy Division [4:40]
  2. 4:41
    Wild Throne covers Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson [4:41]
  3. 4:56
    J Fernandez covers Enya [4:56]
  4. 5:02
    Barenaked Ladies cover Phil Collins [5:02]
  1. 3:43
    Colin Hay covers The Velvet Underground [3:43]
  2. 4:36
    Hippo Campus covers Electric Light Orchestra [4:36]
  3. 3:03
    Chumped covers The Crystals [3:03]
  4. 4:16
    Josh Rouse covers Blind Melon [4:16]
  1. 3:49
    San Fermin covers Stealers Wheel [3:49]
  2. 3:18
    Palma Violets cover James [3:18]
  3. 5:18
    La Dispute covers Toadies [5:18]
  4. 3:45
    Benjamin Booker covers Patsy Cline [3:45]
  1. 4:25
    Local H covers Peter Gabriel [4:25]
  2. 3:57
    The Minus 5 covers The Runaways [3:57]
  3. 4:05
    They Might Be Giants covers Destiny’s Child [4:05]
  4. 4:16
    Flock Of Dimes (and Sylvan Esso) cover Crowded House [4:16]
  1. 5:09
    Sylvan Esso covers Gillian Welch [5:09]
  2. 4:03
    Leighton Meester covers The Cardigans [4:03]
  3. 4:14
    Screaming Females cover Taylor Swift [4:14]
  4. 6:27
    Philly Boy Roy covers Styx [6:27]
  1. 1:33
    Philly Boy Roy interview [1:33]
  2. 4:41
    Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn cover “The Final Countdown” [4:41]
  3. 4:50
    Punch Brothers cover The Strokes [4:50]
  4. 9:10
    Andrew Jackson Jihad and Jeff Rosenstock mash up 16 Undercover hits [9:10]
  1. 4:04
    Laura Jane Grace covers Michael McDonald (and The Cure) [4:04]
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A.V. Undercover 2014

  1. 4:41
    A.V. Undercover 2014: Watch the recap and vote for your favorites [4:41]
  2. 3:34
    Stars cover PJ Harvey [3:34]
  3. 4:35
    Nathaniel Rateliff covers The Mountain Goats [4:35]
  4. 4:33
    Sebadoh covers Rush [4:33]
  1. 5:19
    Absolutely Free covers The Jam [5:19]
  2. 4:32
    The Weeks cover Arrested Development [4:32]
  3. 5:56
    GWAR covers Pet Shop Boys [5:56]
  4. 5:55
    Trampled By Turtles covers Yes [5:55]
  1. 4:37
    OK Go covers Squeeze [4:37]
  2. 4:54
    Split Single covers TV On The Radio [4:54]
  3. 4:05
    Honeyblood covers Green Day [4:05]
  4. 5:00
    The Apache Relay covers Pulp [5:00]
  1. 3:56
    American Football covers Elvis Costello [3:56]
  2. 5:39
    Strand Of Oaks covers Asia [5:39]
  3. 3:03
    New Politics covers Vampire Weekend [3:03]
  4. 4:56
    Braid covers T’Pau [4:56]
  1. 4:29
    Courtney Barnett covers The Breeders [4:29]
  2. 5:08
    Ben Watt and Bernard Butler cover Wang Chung [5:08]
  3. 5:54
    Real Estate covers The Cranberries [5:54]
  4. 6:54
    Hamilton Leithauser covers John Cougar [6:54]
  1. 4:43
    Cheatahs cover Big Country [4:43]
  2. 3:23
    Andrew Jackson Jihad covers Stone Temple Pilots [3:23]
  3. 5:43
    Tokyo Police Club covers Wheatus [5:43]
  4. 3:12
    The Coathangers cover The Go-Go’s [3:12]
  1. 5:27
    Eagulls cover The Stone Roses [5:27]
  2. 3:35
    PUP covers Buzzcocks [3:35]
  3. 4:02
    Howler covers .38 Special [4:02]
  4. 3:43
    The Men cover Devo [3:43]
  1. 5:22
    Lydia Loveless covers Echo & The Bunnymen [5:22]
  2. 4:08
    Wild Cub covers Beyoncé [4:08]
  3. 5:40
    Wye Oak covers Kate Bush [5:40]
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A.V. Undercover 2013

  1. 3:54
    A.V. Undercover 2013: Watch the recap and vote for your favorites [3:54]
  2. 5:22
    Ben Sollee covers Rollins Band [5:22]
  3. 4:42
    The Dismemberment Plan covers Heart [4:42]
  4. 7:26
    GWAR covers Billy Ocean [7:26]
  1. 3:42
    Mannequin Men cover Dinosaur Jr. [3:42]
  2. 4:05
    Richard Marx and Matt Scannell cover Tom Jones [4:05]
  3. 6:52
    Disappears cover U2 [6:52]
  4. 3:45
    Free Energy covers Sleater-Kinney [3:45]
  1. 5:16
    Kurt Vile covers Nine Inch Nails [5:16]
  2. 5:00
    Wang Chung covers Modest Mouse [5:00]
  3. 5:06
    Charli XCX covers Backstreet Boys [5:06]
  4. 6:38
    The Melvins cover Butthole Surfers [6:38]
  1. 4:56
    Manchester Orchestra covers Faces [4:56]
  2. 5:12
    Milo Greene covers Billy Joel [5:12]
  3. 4:50
    Alpine covers Radiohead [4:50]
  4. 5:05
    Savoir Adore covers New Radicals [5:05]
  1. 3:29
    JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound cover Blackstreet [3:29]
  2. 5:11
    Xenia Rubinos covers Talking Heads [5:11]
  3. 4:43
    Coliseum covers Eddie Money [4:43]
  4. 3:52
    Blessed Feathers cover Paul Simon [3:52]
  1. 4:29
    Thao & The Get Down Stay Down cover INXS [4:29]
  2. 4:22
    Basia Bulat covers Bruce Springsteen [4:22]
  3. 3:45
    Houndmouth covers Billy Bragg & Wilco [3:45]
  4. 4:30
    Mac DeMarco covers Weezer [4:30]
  1. 5:41
    Frightened Rabbit covers Cheap Trick [5:41]
  2. 4:06
    Night Beds cover Robyn [4:06]
  3. 4:25
    ZZ Ward covers Frank Ocean [4:25]
  4. 6:08
    Frontier Ruckus covers Third Eye Blind [6:08]
  1. 4:21
    Yo La Tengo covers The Supremes [4:21]
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A.V. Undercover 2012

  1. 3:35
    A.V. Undercover 2012: Watch the recap and vote [3:35]
  2. 6:51
    GWAR covers Kansas [6:51]
  3. 5:07
    Field Report covers Sufjan Stevens [5:07]
  4. 5:33
    The Promise Ring covers Adele [5:33]
  1. 6:04
    Calexico covers Kenny Loggins  [6:04]
  2. 4:53
    Jukebox The Ghost covers Lana Del Rey [4:53]
  3. 5:27
    Liturgy covers Shellac  [5:27]
  4. 5:41
    The Wood Brothers cover Michael Jackson  [5:41]
  1. 4:31
    Ceremony covers Violent Femmes [4:31]
  2. 5:04
    Deer Tick covers Harvey Danger [5:04]
  3. 5:08
    Mariachi El Bronx cover The Decemberists [5:08]
  4. 4:57
    Father John Misty covers The Flaming Lips [4:57]
  1. 5:02
    Grouplove covers Andrew W.K. [5:02]
  2. 5:39
    The Polyphonic Spree covers Neil Young [5:39]
  3. 5:20
    The Hood Internet covers The Pretenders  [5:20]
  4. 5:18
    Reggie Watts covers Van Halen [5:18]
  1. 5:45
    Portland Cello Project and Alan Sparhawk of Low cover Suicidal Tendencies [5:45]
  2. 5:21
    Hospitality covers Steely Dan [5:21]
  3. 6:08
    Screaming Females cover Sheryl Crow [6:08]
  4. 5:19
    Nada Surf covers New Order [5:19]
  1. 5:30
    Trampled By Turtles covers Arcade Fire [5:30]
  2. 5:10
    Lucero covers David Bowie [5:10]
  3. 4:43
    Cursive and Cymbals Eat Guitars cover Gin Blossoms [4:43]
  4. 5:55
    Punch Brothers cover The Cars [5:55]
  1. 5:00
    Memoryhouse covers The Police [5:00]
  2. 5:07
    Young The Giant covers “Ignition (Remix)” [5:07]
  3. 5:49
    Sharon Van Etten and Shearwater cover “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around”  [5:49]
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A.V. Undercover 2011

  1. 4:03
    Undercover 2011: Watch the re-cap and vote [4:03]
  2. 4:11
    Fruit Bats cover "The Other Woman" by Loretta Lynn [4:11]
  3. 5:12
    Peter Bjorn And John cover "Try A Little Tenderness" by Otis Redding [5:12]
  4. 5:23
    The Hold Steady covers Huey Lewis & The News [5:23]
  1. 5:10
    Basia Bulat covers Ted Leo & The Pharmacists [5:10]
  2. 3:33
    Against Me! covers The Clash [3:33]
  3. 5:33
    The Decemberists cover Sugar [5:33]
  4. 5:38
    Bob Mould "covers" Sugar [5:38]
  1. 5:35
    Matt Nathanson covers "Little Red Corvette" by Prince [5:35]
  2. 5:27
    The Get Up Kids cover "Girls And Boys" by Blur [5:27]
  3. 4:57
    They Might Be Giants covers Chumbawamba [4:57]
  4. 5:17
    Sloan covers "Cars" by Gary Numan [5:17]
  1. 5:40
    ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead covers Indigo Girls [5:40]
  2. 4:55
    Surfer Blood covers The Pixies [4:55]
  3. 4:52
    Parts & Labor covers Kanye West [4:52]
  4. 3:37
    The Mountain Goats cover Jawbreaker [3:37]
  1. 5:15
    Sharon Van Etten covers Fine Young Cannibals [5:15]
  2. 3:27
    Of Montreal covers The White Stripes [3:27]
  3. 4:40
    Smith Westerns cover Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers [4:40]
  4. 6:17
    Low covers Toto [6:17]
  1. 5:16
    Rocky Votolato and Matt Pond PA cover The Human League [5:16]
  2. 5:08
    Telekinesis covers Belle & Sebastian [5:08]
  3. 7:27
    Wye Oak covers Danzig [7:27]
  4. 6:03
    Titus Andronicus covers They Might Be Giants [6:03]
  1. 6:24
    The Low Anthem covers Wilco [6:24]
  2. 4:09
    Dum Dum Girls cover Big Star [4:09]
  3. 5:29
    Baths cover LCD Soundsystem [5:29]
  4. 6:52
    Iron And Wine covers George Michael [6:52]
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A.V. Undercover 2010

  1. 4:27
    The Walkmen cover R.E.M. [4:27]
  2. 4:23
    Tokyo Police Club covers Billy Squier [4:23]
  3. 4:57
    Cymbals Eat Guitars cover Superchunk [4:57]
  4. 6:28
    The Swell Season covers Neutral Milk Hotel [6:28]
  1. 5:05
    Mates Of State cover The Replacements [5:05]
  2. 4:36
    Superchunk covers The Cure [4:36]
  3. 4:22
    Patrick Stump covers The Wedding Present [4:22]
  4. 4:49
    Coheed And Cambria covers The Smiths [4:49]
  1. 5:44
    Clem Snide covers Journey [5:44]
  2. 4:38
    Frightened Rabbit covers The Lemonheads [4:38]
  3. 4:07
    Rise Against covers Nirvana [4:07]
  4. 5:42
    The Antlers cover Pink Floyd [5:42]
  1. 3:40
    Owen Pallett covers Guided By Voices [3:40]
  2. 4:53
    The Wedding Present covers The Rolling Stones [4:53]
  3. 4:25
    Motion City Soundtrack covers Pavement [4:25]
  4. 6:07
    Wye Oak covers The Kinks [6:07]
  1. 3:41
    Ben Folds covers Elliott Smith [3:41]
  2. 5:23
    The Clientele covers M.I.A. [5:23]
  3. 5:38
    Maritime covers Depeche Mode [5:38]
  4. 6:05
    Retribution Gospel Choir covers The Beach Boys [6:05]
  1. 4:48
    Justin Townes Earle covers Bruce Springsteen [4:48]
  2. 5:28
    Cursive covers Starship [5:28]
  3. 3:13
    Alkaline Trio covers Archers Of Loaf [3:13]
  4. 5:23
    Fruit Bats cover Hall & Oates [5:23]
  1. 5:47
    Ted Leo And The Pharmacists cover Tears For Fears [5:47]
  2. 1:00
    Introduction to A.V. Undercover [1:00]
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Episodes

  1. 4:25
    Trashcan Sinatras play “Weightlifting" [4:25]
  2. 3:02
    Napalm Death does not cover Motörhead [3:02]
  3. 3:12
    Trashcan Sinatras play "Best Day On Earth" [3:12]
  4. 3:44
    Har Mar Superstar covers Prince [3:44]
  1. 3:36
    The Falcon covers The Georgia Satellites' "Keep Your Hands To Yourself" [3:36]
  2. 4:58
    Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra covers Thin Lizzy's “The Boys Are Back In Town” [4:58]
  3. 4:58
    Le Butcherettes covers Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" [4:58]
  4. 4:09
    Rob Crow covers Men At Work's "Overkill" [4:09]
  1. 4:57
    Julien Baker covers Death Cab For Cutie's "Photobooth" [4:57]
  2. 3:39
    Tacocat covers Katy Perry's "Roar" [3:39]
  3. 4:13
    Eric Bachmann covers David Bowie's "Heroes" [4:13]
  4. 4:07
    Colin Hay revisits Men At Work’s “Overkill” in this Undercover bonus track [4:07]
  1. 4:53
    Wye Oak covers Pat Benatar, announces big tour [4:53]
  2. 3:42
    Eric Bachmann and a string quartet play a song from his new record [3:42]
  3. 4:00
    Barenaked Ladies cover themselves in this Undercover bonus track [4:00]
  4. 0:59
    Flock Of Dimes interview [0:59]
  1. 1:33
    Sylvan Esso Interview [1:33]
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Bonus Videos

  1. Joyce Manor interview
  2. 1:25
    Wombats interview [1:25]
  3. 0:46
    Trashcan Sinatras interview [0:46]
  4. 0:51
    Mothers interview [0:51]
  1. 1:06
    Bleached interview [1:06]
  2. 1:53
    Stringdusters interview [1:53]
  3. 1:24
    Har Mar Superstar interview [1:24]
  4. 1:25
    Sean Watkins interview [1:25]
  1. 1:39
    A.V. Undercover Interview: The Falcon [1:39]
  2. 1:22
    A.V. Undercover Interview: Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra [1:22]
  3. 0:47
    A.V. Undercover Interview: Le Butcherettes [0:47]
  4. 0:22
    Undercover Interview: Rob Crow [0:22]
  1. 1:32
    Undercover Interview: Julien Baker [1:32]
  2. 0:44
    Undercover Interview: Tacocat [0:44]
  3. 1:17
    Undercover Interview: Eric Bachmann [1:17]
  4. 0:52
    Steve 'N' Seagulls Interview [0:52]
  1. 0:46
    GWAR interview [0:46]
  2. 0:55
    Mikal Cronin Interview [0:55]
  3. 0:35
    Natalie Prass Interview [0:35]
  4. 0:53
    Troubled Hubble Interview [0:53]
  1. 1:20
    Ceremony interview [1:20]
  2. 0:49
    The Weather Station Interview [0:49]
  3. 0:48
    Wild Throne Interview [0:48]
  4. 1:41
    J Fernandez Interview [1:41]
  1. 0:57
    Barenaked Ladies interview [0:57]
  2. 0:40
    Colin Hay Interview [0:40]
  3. 1:15
    Josh Rouse Interview [1:15]
  4. 0:38
    San Fermin Interview [0:38]
  1. 1:03
    La Dipsute interview [1:03]
  2. 1:07
    Benjamin Booker Interview [1:07]
  3. 1:17
    Local H Interview [1:17]
  4. 0:44
    The Minus 5 interview [0:44]
  1. 1:26
    They Might Be Giants Interview [1:26]
  2. 0:59
    Flock Of Dimes interview [0:59]
  3. 1:33
    Sylvan Esso Interview [1:33]
  4. 2:02
    Screaming Females interview [2:02]
  1. 1:33
    Philly Boy Roy interview [1:33]
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