The Beach Boys Cover Database

The Spirit Of Rock & Roll

"The Spirit Of Rock & Roll"

(Brian Wilson / Gary Usher / Tom Kelly)
Brian Wilson song
Album: The Beach Boys: 25 Years Together TV show (1987)
Listen to the Brian Wilson version: YoutubeCovers: 3

Originally written during the Usher-Wilson sessions that predate his first solo album, and was recorded for the Hawaii 25th anniversary TV special. Then was on the tracklisting for Sweet Insanity with vocals by Bob Dylan. A re-recorded version saw release for the 2006 Hallmark compilation Songs From Here & Back.

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.
Artist Album Year ListenNotes
Coconut GroveNet Sounds 4
Cameron Michael ParkesA Tribute To Brian Wilson2004
Brian WilsonSongs From Here & Back2006YoutubeRe-recording

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