US duo have played the cover at recent live shows
The Black Keys have covered Edwyn Collins’ ‘A Girl Like You’ live in concert. Scroll down to watch fan-shot footage of the cover from a recent gig in Columbus, Ohio.
Pitchfork reports that the US duo, who recently announced that they are ready to begin recording a new album, have played the song numerous times on their current US tour. The Columbus footage was taken on September 5.
Tweeting about the song, Collins described the band’s take on his 1994 original as “beautiful, super and great.”
The Black Keys will tour the UK in 2015, with a run of five arena shows in February 2015 confirmed. The US duo, who released their latest album ‘Turn Blue’ earlier this year, will kick off the tour in Manchester at the Phones 4u Arena on February 27 before playing in Birmingham, Glasgow, London and Leeds.
The Black Keys will play:
Manchester Phones 4u Arena (February 27)
Birmingham LG Arena (28)
Glasgow SSE Hydro (March 1)
London The O2 Arena (3)
Leeds First Direct Arena (5)
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