The Beach Boys Cover Database


Love And Mercy
Brian Wilson cover

"Love And Mercy"

(Brian Wilson)
Brian Wilson song
Album: Brian Wilson (1988)
Listen to the Brian Wilson version: Youtube, SpotifyCovers: 11

Brian's signature solo song.


Studio coversAny studio recorded cover that doesn't fall into the other categories.
Live coversAny cover only performed live (including those released on live albums).
SamplesCover that samples the original track (or another cover)
Beach Boys & solo versionAny cover by The Beach Boys, either as a group or solo
MedleysCovers which are parts of medleys
"Bedroom" coversRecorded at home, for Youtube, etc.
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Artist Album Year ListenNotes
BMX BanditsWe're Gonna Shake You Down EP1996YoutubeLive acoustic recording from St Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow.

Appears on the reissue of the Theme Park album.
Dumb AngelsLove And Mercy single1988YoutubeIndie rock cover
Geoff UselessDon't Stop2010Youtube, SpotifyCountry rock cover
Golden SmogUntil You Came Along EP1998YoutubeAcoustic version recorded live on Vin Scelsa's Idiots Delight, April 14 1996.
LiberaNew Dawn2008Youtube, SpotifyChoral rendition. Also appears on Eternal - The Best Of Libera. They had previously performed it live when Brian was inducted at the Kennedy Center Honors.
J.D. SmithIn My Room: A Beach Boys Tribute For The Homeless Of California1993
Solid AirBeautiful World2017Youtube, SpotifyFolk version
Randy StonehillMaking God Smile (An Artists' Tribute To The Songs Of Beach Boy Brian Wilson)2002YoutubeAcoustic version
Brian WilsonWalking Down The Path Of Life single2005Youtube2005 re-recording, more reminiscient of the live arrangement. Was a bonus track on some editions of Brian's 2015 album No Pier Pressure.
Brian WilsonI Just Wasn't Made For These Times1995Youtube, SpotifyBrian's first re-recording. This version has a sparser arrangement.
Brian Wilson and The Boys Choir of HarlemAn All-Star Tribute To Brian Wilson2001YoutubeLive recording from the All-Star Tribute to Brian Wilson concert

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