Recorded by the Western Branch High School orchestra in Chesapeake, Va., this fully orchestrated cover is genuinely stirring, sloppiness aside. The sheer manpower of the orchestra channels something important from the original that is often lacking in covers, and actually manages to rise above the novelty of “orchestra covering a rock song.” A professional recording would be even better. See it here.
Verdict: Entertain us! —Jeff Royer The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.