The Beach Boys Cover Database

An attempt to collect together all the covers of Beach Boys songs in one place.


All songs:

Other songs from:
You Need A Mess Of Help To Stand Alone

"You Need A Mess Of Help To Stand Alone"

(Brian Wilson / Jack Rieley)
Album: Carl And The Passions - "So Tough" (1972)
Listen to the The Beach Boys version: Youtube, Spotify

The database contains 3 covers of "You Need A Mess Of Help To Stand Alone".


Artist Album Year Listen Notes
Michael CarpenterHopefulness2001Youtube, SpotifyRock cover
HefnerThe Hymn For The Cigarettes EP1999Youtube, SpotifyRock cover with some lyrical alterations. A rehearsal is on some reissues of their album The Fidelity Wars.
John Hunter PhillipsIt's About Time2006Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.

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