There have been a handful of times where an artist/band covered a song by another artist/band and then, the other artist/band covered the first one.
Or there must be, right? Surely this happened a ton, right?
The only one that I can think of, though, is this one with Elbow and Peter Gabriel.
You may remember Elbow from such songs as “Mirrorball”. It’s a lovely little makeout song:
Well, Peter Gabriel covered it and put his own twist on it:
Not to be outdone, Elbow took a little perfect song called “Mercy Street” off of Peter Gabriel’s great big perfect album So:
And returned the favor:
So… what are you listening to?