In My Room
Surfer Girl cover

"In My Room"

(Brian Wilson / Gary Usher)
The Beach Boys song
Album: Surfer Girl (1963)
Listen to The Beach Boys version: Youtube, SpotifyCovers: 74

Studio coversLive coversSamplesBeach Boys & solo versionMedleys"Bedroom" covers
Artist Album Year ListenNotes
Noël AkchotéBeach Volley (Plays The Beach Boys For SATB) EP2016Youtube, SpotifyAcoustic contemporary jazz instrumental.
Jann ArdenUncover Me 22011
Adrian BakerSummer Of Gold2013Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
The Beach Boys
(covered as "Medley Part Two: Ballads")
The Beach Boys Medley single1981YoutubeA (badly edited) medley consisting of "Surfer Girl"/"Girls On The Beach"/"Ballad Of Ole' Betsy"/"We'll Run Away"/"Caroline, No"/"The Surfer Moon"/"In My Room". Released as a single with Part One (Uptempo), and also a significantly shorter single version was released.
The Beach Boys And The Royal Philharmonic OrchestraThe Beach Boys With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra2018Youtube, SpotifyThe original Beach Boys recording and vocals with orchestral overdubs.
The BeatniksThe Beatniks1989YoutubeRock instrumental. Also appears on their 50th anniversary boxset The Beatniks 50.
Les Bel Canto
(covered as "Nous Marcherons Dans La Neige")
Nous Marcherons Dans La Neige single1967Youtube, SpotifyFrench lyrics by Rene Letarte.
Best CoastMake You Mine EP2009Youtube, SpotifyLo-fi cover.
The BlendersTotally Whipped1992Youtube, SpotifyA capella performance.
Michael R. BristowOcean In A Box1999Solo acoustic guitar instrumental.
Corry Brokken
(covered as "Nooit Gedacht")
Nooit Gedacht1996OtherDutch lyrics by Liselore Gerritsen.
Jacob CollierIn My Room2016Youtube, SpotifyAn eclectic, experimental jazz cover.
David Crosby, Carly Simon and Jimmy WebbAn All Star-Tribute To Brian Wilson2001YoutubeLive recording, performed with Brian's backing band.
Peter DeanJuanita Banana EP
Gretchen DowsingFun, Fun, Fun
Jakob Dylan and Fiona AppleEcho In The Canyon2019Youtube, SpotifyPop cover
The EdlosLoud Is Good1993A capella group.
Les Excentriques
(covered as "Dans Tes Yeux")
Les Excentriques1965Youtube, SpotifyCover in French.
The Fabulous Fourmel'dyhidesSixties Favorites 'The Early Years'1997
The FactotumsHere Today single1966
Die Firestone-BandDance-Party Im Riverboat Berlin1965YoutubeStraightforward cover.
Wild Man FischerPronounced Normal1981YoutubeOutsider music cover, largely due to the vocals.
Jake FoutzNet Sounds1998
The FreedomsNever single1967
David GarlandI Guess I Just Wasn't Made For These Times: David Garland Performs Brian Wilson1993YoutubeChamber-style cover.
Danny Gatton88 Elmira St.1991Youtube, SpotifyGuitar-based instrumental cover. Also a live favourite of Gatton's.
The GB'sBeach Boys: Best Of Tribute2004
Gidea ParkLive In Concert2013SpotifyLive recording.
Larry GoldingsIn My Room2011Youtube, SpotifyPiano instrumental (in E Major).
Grant Lee BuffaloFriends1995Youtube, SpotifyAs featured in the Friends episode "The One With The List".
Jason HarrodMaking God Smile (An Artists' Tribute To The Songs Of Beach Boy Brian Wilson)2002
The Hollyridge StringsThe Beach Boys Song Book: Romantic Instrumentals By The Hollyridge Strings1964Youtube, SpotifyOrchestral version, arranged by Stu Philips.
T. Storm HunterSky-Hi Restaurant2012
International AffairNet Sounds1998
Al Jardine, Family & FriendsLive In Las Vegas2001Live recording.
Gerry KandestinMe Once Again2002
Chuck Kirkpatrick
(covered as "Surf's Up")
Surf's Up single1981YoutubeMedley of "Little Deuce Coupe"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"California Girls"/"Good Vibrations"/"In My Room"/"Surfer Girl"/"Don't Worry Baby"/"Wendy"/"I Get Around"/"Barbara Ann"/"Shut Down"/"409"/"Catch A Wave"/"Surfin' Safari"/"Surfin' U.S.A."/"Fun, Fun, Fun".
The Langley Schools Music ProjectInnocence & Despair2001Youtube, Spotify60-child choir singing. Originally recorded (and released) in 1977.
Jimmy LittleLife's What You Make Of It2004Youtube, SpotifyFolk cover.
Lisa LoebLullaby Girl2017
Bruno Marchal
(covered as "Dans Tes Yeux")
Présente La Moi EP1965YoutubeFrench lyrics by André Salvet.
Bill Medley feat. Brian Wilson and Phil EverlyDamn Near Righteous2007Youtube, SpotifyFeatures Brian Wilson on backing vocals.
Jody MillerHome Of The Brave1965Youtube, SpotifyB-side to the "The Fever" single.

Appears on the No-Go Showboat - 20 Beach Boys Cover Songs compilation album.
R. Stevie MooreThe North1978Youtube, SpotifyGuitar instrumetal
Musicians Union BandMusicians Union Band1971YoutubeReleased as a single in the Netherlands, where it spent four weeks in the Top 40, peaking at 14.
(covered as "Beach Boy's Medley")
Live "One" - Recorded Live At Joe's Fish Market And SaloonLive medley of "Surfin' U.S.A."/"In My Room"/"I Get Around".
Papa Doo Run RunGreenifornia2008Youtube, SpotifyAcoustic cover.
Papa Doo Run RunCalifornia Project1985YoutubeStraightforward cover.
The QuietschboysLittle Saint Nick / In My Room single
RämounsRockaway Beach Boys2009Youtube, SpotifyPunk cover, in the style of the Ramones.
Rockabye Baby!Lullaby Renditions Of The Beach Boys2006Youtube, SpotifyInstrumental lullaby.
Linda RonstadtDedicated To The One I Love1996Youtube, SpotifyAcoustic cover.
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(covered as "The Water Planet Suite")
Symphonic Sounds: Music Of The Beach Boys1998A 23 minute long orchestral medley of "Heroes And Villains"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"Wouldn't It Be Nice/"God Only Knows"/"Surfer Girl"/"In My Room"/"The Warmth Of The Sun"/"All Summer Long"/"You Still Believe In Me"/"Caroline, No"/"Good Vibrations".

Arranged by Bob Alcivar, produced by Bruce Johnston.
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(covered as "Overture")
Symphonic Sounds: Music Of The Beach Boys1998Orchestral medley of "California Girls"/"Sloop John B."/"Surfer Girl"/"God Only Knows/"In My Room/"Don't Worry Baby"/"Please Let Me Wonder"/"Friends"/"The Warmth Of The Sun"/"All Summer Long"/"California Girls"/"Good Vibrations.

Produced by Bruce Johnston. Arranged by Bob Alcivar.
SagittariusBlue Marble1969YoutubeStraightforward cover by co-writer Gary Usher's band. This version was also co-produced by Usher, and released as a single.
Marilyn ScottWouldn't It Be Nice (A Jazz Portrait Of Brian Wilson)1997
Shadowy Men On A Shadowy PlanetDim The Lights, Chill The Ham1991SpotifyInstrumental cover.
Fred SimonFred Simon's Interpretation Of The Beach Boys2003CD BabySolo piano version
The StrangersIn My Room / Never On Sunday single1965
Billy SullivanAll-American Popster2001SpotifyStraightforward cover. Bonus track on the album.
The Surf City AllstarsAcoustic Vibrations2009Youtube, SpotifyAcoustic cover.
Pat Surface and The Boundary Water BoysCanoe Grass Revival2009Youtube, SpotifyFolk cover, also featured on Surface's 2013 album Little FolkSongs
Sydney Children's ChoirHappy Feet2006From the original score of the movie Happy Feet.
(covered as "Beachboys Medley")
Något Som Hände1978Medley of "California Girls"/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"In My Room"/"The Warmth Of The Sun"/"Help Me, Rhonda".
Trygve Thue
(covered as "I Mitt Rom")
Jeg - En Beach Boy1994Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover, Norwegian lyrics by Gustav Lorentzen.
Tielman BrothersEast & West1965SpotifyStraightforward cover.
Time PoolsBeach Boys Gone Country2007Youtube, SpotifyInstrumental country cover.
The Top Ten AllstarsSweet Beat And Fun, Fun, Fun!Live recording.
Gary UsherAdd Some Music To Your Day (A 1970 Symphonic Tribute To Brian Wilson)2001Instrumental arrangement, recorded in 1970.
Brian WilsonLive At The Roxy Theatre2000Live recording.
Wilson PhillipsCalifornia2004Youtube, SpotifyBrian plays piano and sings a couple of lines. (and says "That sounds great!" at the end).
Wreckless Eric & Amy RigbyTwo-Way Family Favourites2011Youtube, SpotifyPop/Rock cover.
Danny WrightHot Summer Nights1996Youtube, SpotifyPiano medley of "California Girls" and "In My Room".
Tammy Wynette and Brian WilsonTammy Wynette Remembered1998YoutubeDuet between Tammy and Brian. Originally recorded for the sequel to Stars And Stripes Vol. 1, which never came. Also appears on the Nashville Sounds documentary about the Star And Stripes recording sessions.
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