Mutoid Man Release Little Richard Cover


When Mutoid Man first announced they were releasing a three-song covers EP, we had no idea, initially, what three artists they’d be covering. Now we know the answer — Tom Jones, Led Zeppelin, and Little Richard. Which is as unexpected of an array of musicians as you’d hope. Only one of them has a clear connection to metal, and none of them have a clear connection to each other. And they’re all really cool! Like, this is how you do covers, dude.

Only one thing makes the release of the third and final song bittersweet: it means we won’t get another rad cover next week. Aw, man!

Listen to Mutoid Man’s cover of Little Richard’s “Keep A-Knockin'” — now re-titled “Keepa Gnawkin'” — below. Below that, listen to the entire EP. If you like what you hear — which you will — you can buy the entire EP here for the price of your choosing (but don’t be a dick about it). Mutoid Man are on tour even as I type this. Get remaining dates at the bottom of this post!

May 8 New Orleans, LA @ Santos
May 9 Austin, TX @ Barracuda
May 10 Houston, TX @ Satellite
May 11 Oklahoma City, OK @ 89th Street
May 12 Kansas City, MO @ Riot Room
May 13 Somerset, WI @ Northern Invasion
May 14 Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen
May 15 Saint Louis, MO @ Fubar
May 16 Grand Rapids, MI @ Pyramid Scheme
May 17 Louisville, KY @ Zanzabar
May 18 Columbus, OH @ Rock On The Range
May 19 Toronto, CA @ Hard Luck
May 20 Montreal, CA @ Pouzza Fest
June 6 Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus
August 19 Las Vegas, NV @ Psycho Las Vegas

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