Monday’s Cover: Romeo and Juliet by The Killers

The Killers: Romeo and Juliet (originally by Dire Straits)

The fellas in The Killers take on the classic Romeo and Juliet from Dire Straits and knock it out of the park.  Mark Knopfler took the classic love story and made it contemporary with his unmistakable conversational flowing lyric style that flows perfectly through Brendan Flowers voice.  Just two crazy kids trying to make it honest in this wacky world we live in despite the deck being stacked against them, it is a story eternal.

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