Ryan Adams had previously released a cover of Bob Dylan’s Blood On The Tracks at Christmas. It has been noted that a month before that it was Springsteen’s Nebraska. He’s now posting covers of every song from Oasis’s second album What’s The Story (Morning Glory)?
Ryan Adams covering Oasis’ album
His 2003 cover of Wonderwall is already well established – and drew praise from its writer Noel Gallagher. He clearly hinted about covering classic albums. He’s picking up 20 years later to record the rest of the 1995 record – and Adams has confirmed he’s rerecording Wonderwall too.
He is not expected to be done until the last notes of Champagne Supernova fade out and unless he fancies tackling some of Noel’s classic b-sides from that era too.
It all began with an Instagram post with a cover of the album’s first song Hello at the turn of the new year, and Adams later confirmed his full plans with a posting of Some Might Say. “This is a sneak of my new album, What’s The Story, Morning Glory which is just me exploring all those songs in my own way (yeah there’s gonna be another Wonderwall cover ),” he stated on Instagram. “I love that song and this album so much.:
Adams is not releasing the songs in original album order but here’s every song from he’s posted so far arranged that way – including the second take of Cast No Shadow (the first is above). There’s still Wonderwall, Roll With It and Champagne Supernova to go.