The Beach Boys Cover Database

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Little Honda

"Little Honda"

(Brian Wilson / Mike Love)
Album: All Summer Long (1964)
Listen to the The Beach Boys version: Youtube, Spotify

The database contains 73 covers of "Little Honda".


Artist Album Year Listen Notes
Ōsama (王様)
(covered as "浜っ子伝説")
浜っ子伝説~ビーチボーイズ 日本語直訳メドレ single1996YoutubeJapanese "direct translation" medley of "Surfin' U.S.A."/"Fun, Fun, Fun"/"I Get Around"/"Surfer Girl"/"Good Vibrations"/"Little Honda"/"California Girls"/"God Only Knows"/"Wouldn't It Be Nice".
The 45'sSecrets And Whispers EP1981YoutubePower pop cover.
Atlantis Együttes
(covered as "Little Honda (Angolul)")
Atlantis Együttes1966YoutubeStraightforward cover
BamalamaLaudat Rulaa Näin single1978Finnish lyrics by Vesa Enne.
The Beach Boys
(covered as "Medley Part One: Uptempo")
The Beach Boys Medley single1981A (badly edited) medley consisting of "Good Vibrations"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"I Get Around"/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"Little Honda"/"Hawaii"/"409"/"Noble Surfer"/"Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Shut Down"/"Surfin' Safari"/"Barbara Ann"/"Surfin' U.S.A."/"Fun, Fun, Fun". Released as a single with Part Two (Ballads), and also a significantly shorter single version was released. This version was the B-side to the British "Wouldn't It Be Nice" re-release in 1990.
The Big Town BoysThe Big Town Boys1966
Bob CatsSplish-Splash single1980
Pat BooneBeach Girl1964YoutubeStraightforward cover. Features Bruce on backing vocals.
The BuddiesThe Buddies & The Compacts1965SpotifyStraightforward cover
California
(covered as "Summer Fun Medley")
Summer Fun Medley single1981YoutubeMedley of "Surfin' U.S.A."/"Little Honda"/"Catch A Wave"/"Fun, Fun, Fun"/"I Get Around"/"Barbara Ann"/"Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"California Girls"/"Good Vibrations".
Carpenters
(covered as "Oldies Medley")
Live In Japan1974YoutubeLive oldies medley, featuring "Little Honda"/"The End Of The World"/"Runaway"/"Da Doo Ron Ron"/"Leader Of The Pack"/"Johnny Angel"/"Book Of Love"/"Shuboom"/"Daddy's Home"/"Johnny B. Goode".
Charlie & The Hot WheelsYoutubePunk cover.
The CheepskatesWaiting For Ünta (Live In Berlin '88)1989SpotifyGarage rock cover
The Chesterfield KingsSurfin' Rampage1997
CosomonautsNew Psychic Denim2011Youtube, SpotifyGarage rock cover.
Les CousinsThe Cousins Live1964YoutubeStraightforward cover
The DelltonesThe Dellies' Burst Out1965
The DemonicsDemons On Wheels2000YoutubePunk cover
Digger & The PussycatsLive At World Cup 2006 EP2006Live recording.
DoveMagic To Do1974Released as a single in 1973.
ExpulsadosAltoparlantes2001Youtube, SpotifyPunk cover.
The Fire BirdsLe Mans1971
Die Firestone-BandDance-Party Im Riverboat Berlin1965YoutubeStraightforward cover.
Jeffrey FoskettThe Best Of Jeffrey Foskett2016Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
H-BurnsThe Lo-Fi Series2015
HaggishShanka Wankha2008Youtube, SpotifyPunk cover.
HarmonyHarmony1980
Hellzephyrs Poporkester
(covered as "Faster")
Hellzephyr's Kalabalik1983
The Highways (ザ・ハイウェイズ)Best Hit '651965
The HondellsGo Little Honda1964Youtube, SpotifyAlmost note for note cover, that went to number 9 in the US.
The Jalopy FiveDraggin And Surfin1965YoutubeStraightforward cover
Jan & DeanCommand Performance1965Youtube, SpotifyLive performance.
Col Joye And The Joy BoysThe Exciting Big Beat!!! The Best Hit Parade1965
Just 4 FunRen 601990Youtube, SpotifyPop rock cover
Kungens MänGreatest Hits Vol. 3
Lasse StefanzVagabond2007Youtube, SpotifyPop rock cover
Little Boo And The VirginsSweet Dreams1996
Little Green HondasLive At The Zap Club (Cabaret Poetry Music)1985YoutubeLive ukulele and kazoo cover.
Mike LoveMike Love, Bruce Johnston and David Marks Of The Beach Boys Salute NASCAR1996Re-recording with Adrian Baker. Neither David or Bruce seem to appear on the track.
The MarsadeesThe Marsadees1967Straight-forward cover.
Mi-Ke
(covered as "Dance³ Medley")
太陽の下のサーフィン・Japan1992Japanese cover.

Medley of "Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Little Honda"/"G.T.O."/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"The Little Old Lady From Pasadena".
The MustangsDartell Stomp1964YoutubeOrgan instrumental
The NeanderthalsI Saw The Neanderthals Live At Mono2005Surf cover performed by cavemen.
Jack O. & The TearjerkersThe Art Of The Motorcycle - Songs Of The Open Road2005Youtube, SpotifyGarage rock cover
The PastFabulous2004
Penny ArcadeIntroducing... Penny Arcade1978
Plus FourBeat Bis Zum Wecken1965
The Plus FourBudget Punk Party Vol. 651999
Los Pumas
(covered as "Pequeña Honda")
Canciones De Nuestro Tiempo EP1968SpotifyRock cover. Spanish lyrics by Clavero.
The QueersBubblegum Dreams EP1996YoutubePunk cover.
RämounsRockaway Beach Boys2009Youtube, SpotifyPunk cover, in the style of the Ramones.
Red SquaresPeople Get Ready1998Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
The ScramblersLittle Honda Featuring GTO1964YoutubeStraightforward cover
Sea Cruise
(covered as "Beach Boys Medley")
Sea Cruise1978Youtube12 minute disco medley, consisting of "Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Do You Wanna Dance"/"Surfin' U.S.A."/"I Get Around"/"Wendy"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"Surfer Girl"/"Fun, Fun, Fun"/"Good Vibrations"/"Little Honda"/"Shut Down"/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"California Girls"/"Summer Finale".
Shock TreatmentShock Treatment EP1992Youtube, SpotifyPunk cover
Slam Up!¡Barrenando! EP1999Punk cover.
Sonic Surf CityBeach Bop1990Youtube, SpotifyPunk cover
Special Feature
(covered as "Honda")
Street Sounds2003SpotifyA capella cover.
SquaresHere We Go Again1975Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
Steff
(covered as "He, Little Blondie")
He, Little Blondie single1965YoutubeGerman lyrics by Jean Nicolas.
Die Strandjungs
(covered as "Motorradfahr'n")
Surfen Auf'm Baggersee single1984YoutubeGerman lyrics by Guntmar Feuerstein.
The Super StocksSchool Is A Drag1964Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover.
The SurfsidersThe Surfsiders Sing The Beach Boys Songbook1965Notoriously bad cover.
Svart SnöBellyache And Acideyes1998
Sweet FreedomSweet Freedom1980
Tommy And The RocketsLet's Have Fun (In The Summer Sun)2017Youtube, SpotifyPop/punk cover.
The Top Ten AllstarsLittle Honda single1967
TravoltasTravoltas' Party!2003Youtube, SpotifyBeach Boys' Party! style cover.
Unknown
(covered as "Cocktail "Crocodile Twist"")
Ce Soir On Danse Vol. 91998Disco medley of "Crocodile Rock" / "I Get Around" / "Little Honda" / "Les Marionnettes" / "Surf City" / "The Little Old Lady From Pasadena" / "Fun, Fun, Fun" / "Crocodile Rock".
Susy ValenteLittle Honda single1997
Jerry WilliamsJerrys Höjdare1984
Jerry Williams & RoadworkToo Fast To Live, Too Young To Die1977
Yo La TengoI Can Hear The Heart Beating As One1997Youtube, SpotifyA cover drenched in guitar distortion. Title track of an 1997 EP, which also contained a live version.

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