Vance Joy Gives Taylor Swift's 'I Know Places' A Folksy Makeover

( Sometimes the best covers happen when an artist renders another's track near-unrecognizable. Such is the case with Vance Joy's rendition of Taylor Swift's 1989 track "I Know Places."

At the Aussie singer-songwriter's hands, Swift's high-stakes, love-conquers-all ballad is transformed into a folksy slowburner. Gone are the crashing beat and harmonies, and replacing them is Joy's haunting voice set to his acoustic guitar.

Joy's cover is somewhat of a reciprocation as Swift gave shine to his standout track "Riptide," helping it to soar to No. 1 in Australia and No. 17 in the United States when she covered it for BBC Radio 1. Check it out here. is an official news provider for
Copyright Local - Excerpted here with permission.


Taylor Swift Music, DVDs, Books and more

Taylor Swift T-shirts and Posters

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2017 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.