Erinn Clancy directed the video for “Good News,” a Sam Cooke cover as performed by Quinn DeVeaux and the Blue Beat Review. The song comes from the SF band’s Under Covers album, a collection of covers that includes reworkings of cuts by The Meters, Muddy Waters and more. Here’s the Blue Beat Review’s take on Watersâ€™ “Tiger in Your Tank”:
It’s worth noting that Quinn’s not all about covers, though; DeVeaux is preparing an album of original compositions for release next year. The Under Covers release party is this Saturday, July 16th, with The Mumlers at The Independent (9pm, $15).
For the curious, listen to the Sam Cooke and Muddy Waters originals below: