RUN FOR COVER: DIANE CLUCK VS. DM STITH: “EASY TO BE AROUND”

Diane Cluck DM Stith

The most casual, out-of-touch listener can find comfort in the soft tones and easy strumming that make folk the most accessible backdrop music.

TESTING, TESTING: AN INTERVIEW WITH ADDISON DEMOURA OF STEEP HILL

ADDISON TOP

Addison DeMoura, the cofounder and chief business development officer at Steep Hill Halent, a testing lab facility in several states, is one of the most eagerly anticipated speakers at this weekend’s New England Cannabis Convention.

RUN FOR COVER: VAMPIRE WEEKEND VS. MUMFORD & SONS: “COUSINS”

Vampire Weekend Mumford and Sons

Run For Cover is a weekly music column comparing cover songs to the original version. Prepare for a major bending of rules as we hear musicians throw around genres, tempos, style, and intent. Whether they’re picking up another’s song out of respect or boredom, the results have impressed us.