Mudcat Café message #2903000 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #129315   Message #2903000
Posted By: GUEST,Silas
09-May-10 - 07:14 AM
Thread Name: Really BAD Covers
Subject: RE: Really BAD Covers
Sadly, Jaques Brell's songs are almost impossible to translate into English and keep the meaning. Port of Amsterdam is almost unrecognisable lyrically to the original (great song though) and Terry Jacks 'seasons in the sun' is a travesty.