When did Triple J start Like A Version?
Like a Version is a segment that’s been airing on Triple J since way back in 2004. Every Friday, a singer or band comes into the station’s studio and performs a cover song live on air. At the start these were more purely acoustic numbers, but over the years they’ve developed beyond those limitations.
What is a Like A Version song?
Like a Version is a weekly segment on Australian youth radio station Triple J. It involves Australian and international artists playing two songs live in the Triple J studio, one of their own songs (an “original”) and then a cover version, hence the name of the segment. The title is wordplay on “Like a Virgin”.
What is the most watched Like A Version?
Let’s do this!
- 1) The Wiggles – ‘Elephant’ (Tame Impala)
- 2) JK-47 – ‘Changes’ (2Pac)
- 3) Triple One – ‘Time After Time’ (Cyndi Lauper)
- 4) Ocean Alley – ‘Breathe/Comfortably Numb/Money’ (Pink Floyd)
- 5) Tim Minchin – ‘bad guy’ (Billie Eilish)
- 6) Ruel – ‘It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over’ (Lenny Kravitz)
Who hosts like Version?
Ben and Liam
triple j’s much-loved Like A Version series returns with its 15th volume – featuring a host of local and international artists covering their favourite tunes, aired on triple j brekky with hosts Ben and Liam.
Are like a versions on Spotify?
Big fan of Like A Version? triple j’s got you covered this summer with a playlist of all your LAV favourites from the past couple of years.
What day is Like A Version?
Some of the best recent triple j Like a Version performances will be released as 7″ singles to celebrate Record Store Day 2022. This year’s Record Store Day falls on Saturday, April 22nd. The radio station is doing its bit for the annual event by releasing six of 2021’s most memorable Like a Version’s on vinyl.
Who funds Triple J?
Triple J (stylised in all lowercase) is a government-funded, national Australian radio station intended to appeal to listeners of alternative music, which began broadcasting in January 1975. The station also places a greater emphasis on broadcasting Australian content compared to commercial stations.
How do you call Triple J?
The best way to get in touch with Dr Karl on triple j is via his weekly science hour on Mornings – each Thursday from 11am-12pm Eastern time. While he’s on the air you can hit him with your query by calling 1300 0555 36 or texting 0439 75 7555.
What song has been redone the most?
According to Guinness World Records, “Yesterday” has the most cover versions of any song ever written. The song remains popular today with more than 1,600 recorded cover versions.
How do you get different versions of songs on Spotify?
Press CTRL and the up or down arrows to control volume. Note that Spotify’s huge library often pulls up multiple versions of the same song, but it hides them. Look just to the right of the song title and you may see a small arrow. Click that arrow to reveal the other versions.
Why some songs are not available on Spotify?
Missing or unavailable music is almost always a decision by the artist/label to withhold the content from Spotify. Sometimes it’s temporarily unavailable while they sort out legal issues or correct metadata, in which case it’ll be back up as soon as they resubmit it to Spotify.
Is like a version pre recorded?
It was 100% confirmed today when Phontogram confirmed they had had just been working on their cover ‘today’… I don’t really care it’s pre-recorded and not live in the morning as it’s presented to be but I reckon they should just be honest about that and say we caught up with the band yesterday.
Does triple j pay royalties?
If you are a member of APRA AMCOS you are entitled to royalties every time you are played on-air, whether it’s on triple j Unearthed, Double J or triple j.
Who won the first Triple J Unearthed?
Formed by Scott Blackley and Errol Moyle in 1998. With the addition of bass player Stephen Bissett and drummer Simon McCabe, their song, “One 85”, won the Unearthed competition a few months later.