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April 16, 2011 7:19 AM   Subscribe

Mike Massé does a lot of nice covers - to a smattering of customers live at Pie Pizza in South Jordan, Utah

Solo, or with bass player Mike Hall, he prolifically and acoustically tackles several songs by Radiohead (Karma Police, Paranoid Android, Lucky), U2 (Pride-In the Name of Love, One, All I Want Is You), The Beatles (Blackbird, Things We Said Today, Norwegian Wood), and others (Rocket Man, Space Oddity, Old Man, In Your Eyes). He's trying to raise money to make an album of original music.
posted by Arch_Stanton (10 comments total) 14 users marked this as a favorite
I discovered him awhile ago and really like his covers, and his original music is pretty good too. Yet another example of the internet enabling something positive. Thanks for posting this to the blue.
posted by Godspeed.You!Black.Emperor.Penguin at 8:19 AM on April 16, 2011

Wow, he is really good! Great voice. I hope he does well for himself.
posted by good in a vacuum at 8:30 AM on April 16, 2011

Lovely voice. nice talent. thanks for posting!
posted by littlemanclan at 9:05 AM on April 16, 2011

And he could be CK Louis's body double...
posted by littlemanclan at 9:07 AM on April 16, 2011 [2 favorites]

He looks like Louis CK, his voice is very pleasant, his guitar is nice and rich, and he's got a certain drive to him: It sounds like he's going somewhere, which makes me want to go along with him.

His Space Oddity was great, and his Blackbird cover was thoroughly enjoyable.
posted by Rory Marinich at 9:10 AM on April 16, 2011

Yeah, that Space Oddity really is good.
posted by kenko at 9:27 AM on April 16, 2011

Holy crap, the Pie is still around?!
posted by barkingpumpkin at 1:36 PM on April 16, 2011

Holy Crap his voice is killer on Paranoid Android.
posted by lazaruslong at 6:42 PM on April 16, 2011

Also, bass player does some nice harmonies too.
posted by lazaruslong at 6:44 PM on April 16, 2011

It's the South Jordan "The Pie" but the original is still in SLC and your name is still on the wall.
posted by mecran01 at 4:20 PM on April 17, 2011

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