Martha Wainwright Offers Touching Tribute on Tune Up
Martha Wainwright joined Stuart Coupe in the studio for a chat about how folk and cover songs are intrinsically linked, and a live performance of “Talk To Me Of Mendocino”, written by her mother.
Ten classic Brian Wilson/Beach Boys covers – Tune Up
Our resident cover version obsessive Stuart Coupe selects ten great interpretations of Beach Boys/Brian Wilson songs by contemporary artists, in preparation for his shows at Bluesfest and Sydney Opera House.
Listen: Delta Rae cover Fleetwood Mac and Sia on Tune Up with Stuart Coupe
North Carolina six-piece Delta Rae squeezed themselves into the studio with Stuart Coupe for two huge live covers on Tune Up – ‘The Chain’ and ‘Chandelier’.
Listen :: Jeff Buckley special on Tune Up with Forster Anderson & James Blackwood
To commemorate what would have been Jeff Buckley’s 48th birthday, Stuart Coupe brought us an hour of Buckley goodness on Tune Up – including live covers from Forster Anderson and James Blackwood (the very first time ‘Hallelujah’ was allowed on the show!)
Listen :: Justin Townes Earle ‘Burning Pictures’ + ‘Dreams’ (Fleetwood Mac) live on Tune Up
Nashville country crooner Justin Townes Earle popped in to speak to Stuart Coupe on Tune Up while on our shores for the Out On The Weekend festival. As is the nature of the show, he of course gave us a smashing cover: none other than Fleetwood Mac’s “Dreams”.
Vale :: Four Moments With Lou Reed
On a very sad day for the music community, Stuart Coupe remembers four encounters with the legend that was (and always will be) Lou Reed, and share some favourites to listen to before his tribute edition of Tune Up.