The Beach Boys Cover Database

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


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No-Go Showboat

"No-Go Showboat"

(Brian Wilson / Roger Christian)
Album: Little Deuce Coupe (1963)
Listen to the The Beach Boys version: Youtube, Spotify

The database contains 4 covers of "No-Go Showboat".


Artist Album Year Listen Notes
The Chesterfield KingsSurfin' Rampage1997
Petula Clark
(covered as "J'ai Pas Le Temps")
Petula Clark1964French lyrics by André Salvet and Claude Carrère.

Appears on the No-Go Showboat - 20 Beach Boys Cover Songs compilation album.
Elliot Kendall with Sean Macreavy
(covered as "Heroes And Villains / No Go Showboat")
In My Room: A Beach Boys Tribute For The Homeless Of California1995Medley of "Heroes and Villains" and "No-Go Showboat".
The TimersNo Go Showboat / Competition Coupe single1963YoutubeReleased as a single, and lead track on the multi-artist French EP No Go Showboat. Almost certainly Brain singing the same parts here as he does on the original, while Gary Usher takes Mike's lower lead. In fact, this sounds a lot like the same backing track as well...

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