For the Lyrics Undercover explanation of this song, click here: Lyrics Undercover #36: I Don’t Like Mondays

Results of last week’s battle:

A song based on a horrible event from 1979 is the basis for this week’s competition. The Boomtown Rats’ Bob Geldof wrote the song after hearing of a school shooting in San Diego. And for today’s competition, we’ll look at the versions by Tori Amos (Amazon link), and Ron Sexsmith (Amazon link).

Which version trips the silicon switch inside your head?

Listen to the podcast featuring both songs:
[audio: http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/backbeat.cachefly.net/coverville/audio/Coverville-WDIB-017-IDontLikeMondays.mp3]
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