"I was already into punk rock when I heard this song," Craig Finn says before playing the Hold Steady's version of Huey Lewis and the News's "The Power of Love," reassuring the internet that they don't actually like it all that much. "It's like 'Glory Days' by Bruce; it may be a good song, but you can't tell."
[jump] Finn and his band were asked to cover "The Power of Love" as part of the A.V. Club's Undercover Series (which hosted Bob Mould earlier this month). Check out the band's reworking of the song here, which starts out a little somber but works into a killer double guitar solo:
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