SONGS BY BYRDS COVERED BY OTHER ARTISTS

 

All written and recorded (1964-1973) by Byrds, including some songs members wrote/performed before joining Byrds; excluding bootlegs.

  Compiled by David Chirko, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada www.canartscene.com/members/dchirko

  MAY NOT BE REPRODUCED IN ANY MANNER.

  

 

 

“All The Things”

 

Miracle Legion  Time Between (various)  1993

Robert Wiersma  Robert Wiersma  2002

 

 

"Bag Full Of Money"

 

Roger McGuinn*  Born To Rock & Roll  1991

Roger McGuinn*  Roger McGuinn  2004

Roger McGuinn*  Roger McGuinn/Peace On You  2004

 

 

“Ballad Of Easy Rider”

 

Totte Bergstrom  Totte Bergstrom  1996

Fairport Convention  Chronicles  2005

Fairport Convention  Sandy Denny No More Sad Refrains-The Anthology  2000

Fairport Convention  Richard Thompson  Guitar & Vocal 1967-1976  1991

Fairport Convention  Unhalfbricking (Extra Tracks)  2003

Percy Faith Orchestra  Held Over!/Leaving On A Jet Plane  2004

Percy Faith Orchestra  I'll Take Romance (Box Set)  2004

Percy Faith Orchestra  Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head  1970 (vinyl, 1st arrangement)

James Last  Meine Schonsten Ertolge  1995

James Last  James Last  2004

Roger McGuinn*  Easy Rider (Soundtrack)  2000

Grant McLennan  Horsebreaker Star  1995

Mr. Hyde  Mr. Hyde  2000

Odetta  1969 (vinyl single)

Jane Saunders  Poetic Justice  1999 

Camper van Chadbourne  Used Record Pile  1999

Robert Wiersma  Robert Wiersma  2002

Kathryn Williams  Relations  2004

 

 

“Born To Rock and Roll”

 

Roger McGuinn*  Roger McGuinn  1991

Roger McGuinn*  Roger McGuinn & Band  2004

 

 

“Boston”

 

Flamingo  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Lyres  Those Lyres  1995

 

 

"Captain Soul"

 

Living End  Psychedelic Microdots, Vol. 2: Texas Twisted (various)  1994

 

 

“Change Is Now”

 

Giant Sand  Eight Miles High (various)  2003  (free CD with Uncut magazine)

Giant Sand  Selections Circa 1990-2000  2001

Giant Sand  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“Changing Heart”

 

Einstein’s Sister  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

 

 

“Chestnut Mare”

 

Icicle Works  Eight Miles High (various)  2003  (free CD with Uncut magazine)

Icicle Works  The Best Of The Icicle Works  2001

Icicle Works  Time Between (various)  1993

Roger McGuinn*  Live From Mars  1996

Roger McGuinn*  Roger McGuinn & Band  2004

Roger McGuinn’s Thunderbyrd*  3 Byrds Land In London (various)  1997

 

 

“Citizen Kane”

 

Skip Battin*  Navigator  1981 (vinyl; CD?)

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Live From Amsterdam 1985  1997

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Live From Europe  1986

Flying Buritto Brothers*  Relix Records Best Of  1995

Kim Fowley  Hotel Insomnia  1992

Rogers/Nienhaus Band with Skip Battin*  Empty Room  1996

 

 

“Draft Morning”

 

Chills  Time Between (various)  1993

Coal Porters  The Chris Hillman Tribute Concerts  2001

 

 

“Drug Store Truck Drivin’ Man”

 

Joan Baez/Jeffrey Shurtleff  Woodstock: Music from the Original Soundtrack and More (Live) (various)  2003

Joan Baez/Jeffrey Shurtleff  Woodstock: 3 Days Of Peace And Music The 25th Anniversary Collection (various) (Box Set)  1994

Coal Porters  Gram Parsons Tribute Concert  1998

Jason & The Scorchers  Clear Impetuous Morning  1996

Gram Parsons*  Anthology: Sacred Hearts & Fallen Angels  2001

Gram Parsons*  Warm Evenings, Pale Mornings, Bottled Blues: 1969-1973  1994

Gram Parsons & The Fallen Angels*  Live 1973  1997  

 

 

“Eight Miles High”

 

Gli Astrali  Viaggio allucinogeno  1995

Art Gallery  Sounds From The Electric Lounge (various)  1998

Baby Grand  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Byrdhouse*  Vol. 1-Split Enz & Beyond  1999

Chart Flow  Dj Morpheus Presents Lysergic Factory (various)  1997

Dave Cloud & The Gospel Of Power  Napoleon of Temperance  2006

Crosby Pevar Raymond*  Live At The Wiltern  1999

Crowded House with Roger McGuinn (Byrdhouse)*  Eight Miles High (various)  2003  (free CD with Uncut magazine)

Crowded House with Roger McGuinn (Byrdhouse)*  I Feel Possessed  1989 (CD single with bonus tracks)

Crowded House with Roger McGuinn (Byrdhouse)*  Weather With You  1989 (CD single with bonus tracks)

East Of Eden  Mercator Projected  2004

Floating Bridge  Floating Bridge  1998

Folkswingers  The Acoustic Highway Collection: The Road To Country Rock  1996

Folkswingers  Raga Rock  2007

Golden Earring  The Complete Naked Truth  1994

Golden Earring  Eight Miles High  2001

Golden Earring  Fully Naked  2001

Golden Earring  Live  2001

Golden Earring  Naked Truth  1999

Golden Earring  Red Bullet Years  2002

Joe Goldmark  All Hat - No Cattle  1999

Hang Ups  Comin' Through  1993

Hang Ups  Du Huskers: The Twin Cities Replay Zen Arcade (various)  1993

Steve Hillage  L  2006

Chris Hillman*  The Other Side  2005

Robyn Hitchcock  Greatest Hits  1996

Steve Hunter  Swept Away  2003

Husker Du  Duck And Cover (various)  1990  

Husker Du  Eight Miles High/Makes No Sense At All (extended play)  1990

Husker Du  Seven-Inch Wonders Of The World (various)  1987 (cassette)

Hustlers  Hustlers  2003

Kennedys  Songs of the Open Road  2006

Killermeters  Metric Noise  1997

Leo Kottke  The Best  1995

Leo Kottke  Hear The Wind Howl  1996

Leo Kottke  The Leo Kottke Anthology (Box Set)  1997

Leo Kottke  Mudlark  1995

Leather-Coated Minds  A Trip Down Sunset Strip  2006

Lighthouse  Lighthouse  1969 (vinyl)

Lighthouse  Live  1996

Magic Mushroom Band  Singles & Rarities  2004

Magic Mushroom Band  Spaced Out: V.3: Outtakes & Spacecakes  2004

Steve Marcus  Tomorrow Never Knows  2003

Ron Martin & Friends  The Circle  2005

Roger McGuinn*  Live From Mars  1996

McGuinn, Clark and Hillman*  BBC Classic Tracks  1991

Neil Merryweather  Space Rangers  1995

Moffs  Time Between (various)  1993

Myracle Brah  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Pocket Songs  Sing The Hits Of The Doors & The Byrds  1999

Ride  Through The Looking Glass 1967 (various)  1990

Rockfour  For Fans Only  2003

Roxy Music  Flesh & Blood  1989

Horst-Peter Schmidt  Back To The Roots  1990

Shockabilly  Ghost Of Shockabilly  1989

Shockabilly  Live--Just Beautiful  2001

Dave Stewart and Barbara Gaskin  Spin  2000

Supersister  Present From Nancy/To The Highest Bidder  1998

THA SAYME  Flower Power/Byrds Medley (vinyl single)  1983

Three  Carl Palmer Anthology: Do You Wanna Play, Carl? (various)  2001

Three  To The Power Of Three  1998

Ventures  Best Collection (1960-1977)  2000

Ventures  Best Of Pop Sounds/Go With The Ventures  1996

Ventures  Go Go With The Ventures/Batman Theme  1996

Ventures  EP Collection (Box Set)  1996

Ventures  Sixties Guitar Party  2004

David West, et al  Eight Miles High A Bluegrass Tribute To The Byrds  2001

 

 

“Everybody’s Been Burned”

 

Eugene Chadbourne  Young At Heart/Forgiven  2000

Sebadoh  Eight Miles High (various)  2003  (free CD with Uncut magazine)

Sebadoh  Sebadoh vs Helmet  1995

Sebadoh  Smash Your Head On The Punk Rock  1992

Thin White Rope  Ruby Sea/Squatter's Rights  1998

Thin White Rope  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“5D”

 

Flamin' Groovies  Bust Out At Full Speed: The Sire Years (Box Set)  2006

Flamin’ Groovies  Jumpin' In The Night  1997

Live Skull  Dusted  1994

 

 

“Full Circle Song”

 

Byron Berline Band  Clark/Parsons Tribute Album  2001

Gene Clark*  Roadmaster  1992

Gene Clark*  American Dreamer  1992

Dan Fogelberg  Full Circle  2003

Happydeadmen (with Joe Algeri)  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

 

 

“Get To You”

 

Edna’s Goldfish  The Elements Of Transition  1999

Nice  BBC Sessions  2002

 

 

“The Girl With No Name”

 

 Coal Porters  The Chris Hillman Tribute Concerts  2001

 

 

“Gunga Din”

Gene Parsons*  In Concert--I Hope They Let Us In  2001

Plainsong  Voices Electric  1994

 

 

“Have You Seen Her Face”

 

Marshall Crenshaw  My Truck Is Home  1994

Different Faces  Signature  2003

Sex Clark Five  Strum & Drum  1996

Southern Culture on the Skids  Countrypolitan Favorites  2007

David West, et al  Eight Miles High A Bluegrass Tribute To The Byrds  2001

 

 

“He Was A Friend Of Mine” 1

 

Dave And The Customs  Byrds Won't Fly Today (various, vinyl)  2002

Reasonable Facsimile  Brain Shadows, Vol. 2 (various)  1994

Branco Selvaggio  Riders Of The Universe  1992

Billy Bob Thornton  Private Radio  2001

 

 

“Here Without You”

 

April Aloisio  Easy To Love  1997

Gene Clark and Carla Olson*  Silhouetted In Light  1997

Friendly Injun  You Can't Hide Your Love Forever (various)  2002

Andrew Gold  Leftovers  2003

Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey  Mavericks  1995

Kennedys  Evolver  2000

Kennedys  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Ron Martin & Friends  The Circle  2005

Shade Tree  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Sui Generis  Sinfonia Para Adolescentes  2001

Symmetry Of Sound  No No No (various)  1999

Richard Thompson  More Guitar  2003

Thompson/Gregson and Collister  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“Hickory Wind” 2

 

Joan Baez  Carry It On (Soundtrack)  1996

Joan Baez  The Contemporary Ballad Book  1991

Joan Baez  David's Album  1995

Joan Baez  The Joan Baez Country Music Album  1987

Byron Berline Band  Clark/Parsons Tribute Album  2001

BR5-49  Both Sides Now: Best Of Americana 2002 (various)  2002

BR5-49  BR5-49  1996

Gena Britt, Lorraine Jordan, Beth Lawrence, Angela Oudean & Jeanette Williams  Back to the Well (various: "Daughters of Bluegrass")  2006

Burrito Deluxe  Georgia Peach  2003

Romana Church & Carolina Road  Carolina Memories  2001

Coal Porters  Gram Parsons Tribute Concert  1998

John Duffey  Always In Style: A Classic Collection  2000

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Cabin Fever  1991

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Live In Europe  1997

(groups unlisted)  Bluegrass Worlds  (various)

Emmylou Harris  Blue Kentucky Girl  1989

Mike Headrick  Steels On Wheels  2004

Chris Hillman*  Morning Sky  1991

Carl Jackson (with Ricky Skaggs & Leslie Satcher)  The Gram Parsons Notebook: The Last Whippoorwill (various)  2000

Jeff and Janet  Jesus Built A Ship To Sing A Song To  1993

Sneaky Pete Kleinow  Legend & Legacy  2000

Laughing Gravy  a Tribute to Gram Parsons  2006

Johnny McEvoy  Sings Country & Irish  1998

Lisa Miller  Pushover  2004 

Bob Mould & Vic Chestnutt  Conmemorativo: A Tribute To Gram Parsons (various)  1993

Idha Ovelius  Melody Inn  1994

Gram Parsons*  The Complete Reprise Sessions  2005

Gram Parsons*  Gram Parsons  1982 (CD?)

Gram Parsons*  Grievous Angel  1990

Grant-Lee Phillips  Acoustic 04 (various)  2004

Grant-Lee Phillips  Virginia Creeper  2004

Johnathan Rice  Trouble Is Real  2005

Seldom Scene  Bluegrass: The World's Greatest Show (various)  1993

Sally Spring  Mockingbird  2006

Swingin' Haymakers  For Rent  1994

Thompson/Gregson and Collister  Time Between (various)  1993

Gillian Welch  Grand Theft Parsons Soundtrack  2004

Gillian Welch  Return Of The Grievous Angel A Tribute To Gram Parsons (various)  1999

David West, et al  Eight Miles High A Bluegrass Tribute To The Byrds  2001

 

 

“I Knew I’d Want You”

 

Bobby Sutliff  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Thin White Rope  Ruby Sea/Squatters Rights  1998

Thin White Rope  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“I See You”

 

Yes  Yes (1st LP)  1994

 

 

“If You’re Gone”

 

Rich Hopkins & Luminarios  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Mike Johnson  Where Am I  1994

Henry Kaiser-Glenn Phillips  Guitar Party  2003

 

 

“I’ll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

Bobby Bare  Sleep Whenever I Fall  1978 (vinyl)

Barracudas  Plane View Of The Barracudas  1995

Barracudas  60's Garage: Vol. 2-Green Crystal Ties  1998

Byron Berline Band  Clark/Parsons Tribute Album  2001

Reno Bo  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Cadillac, Flash & The Continental Kids  Drivetime  1994

Charly Garcia  Filosofa Barata y Zapatos de Goma  1990

Gene Clark*  This Byrd Has Flown  1995

Gene Clark*  Firebyrd  1997

Gene Clark and Carla Olson*  Silhouetted In Light  1997

Dinosaur Jr.  Time Between (various)  1993

Elf Power  (7 inch single)  2003

Flamin' Groovies  Bust Out At Full Speed: The Sire Years (Box Set)  2006

Flamin’ Groovies  Eight Miles High (various)  2003  (free CD with Uncut magazine)

Flamin' Groovies  Grease: The Complete Skydog Singles Collection  1998

Flamin’ Groovies  Now  1997

Flamin’ Groovies  Sixteen Tunes The Gold Star Tapes & More  1995

Four Of Us  Friday At The Hideout: Boss Detroit Garage (various)  2001

International Submarine Band  Back At Home  2000

Inyo  Weird Solitude  2004

Les Sauterelles  The Columbia Recordings 1965-1967  2002

Little America  Fairgrounds  1989

Little America  Little America/Fairgrounds  2005

Malkmus/Pavement  Feast Of Stephen  2002?

Merrymakers  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Juice Newton  Old Flame (vinyl)  1985

Don Nix  Gone Too Long  1976 (vinyl)

Novas  The Sump'n Else Tapes  1996

Tom Petty  Full Moon Fever  1989

Johnny Rivers  L.A. Reggae/Blue Suede Shoes (Medley)  2005

Johnny Rivers  Reinvention Highway  2004

Katey Sagal  Room  2004

Horst-Peter Schmidt  Back To The Roots  1990

Shaggs  Wink  2004

Sons Of Hercules  Get Lost  1999

Three O’Clock  Baroque Hoedown  1983 (?vinyl)

David West, et al  Eight Miles High A Bluegrass Tribute To The Byrds  2001

Robert Wiersma  Robert Wiersma  2002

 

 

“It Happens Each Day”

 

Static  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“It Won’t Be Wrong”

 

Briks  Acid Visions: The Complete Collection, Vol. 3 (various) (Box Set)  1993

Chapterhouse  A Taste Of...3rd Stone Records Volume 2 (various)  1997

Chapterhouse  It Won't Be Wrong (various)  1992

Chapterhouse  Through The Looking Glass 1965 (various)  1992

Flamin' Groovies  Bust Out At Full Speed: The Sire Years (Box Set)  2006

Flamin’ Groovies  Jumpin' In The Night  1997

David Mccallum  Music Is A Part Of Me/Music - A Bit Of Me   2001

Stowaways  Green Crystal Ties, Vol. 4: Mind Expanding Psychedelia (various)  1998

Stowaways  In Our Time  1995

 

 

“It’s No Use”

 

Chords  So Far Away  1980

Locksley  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Raik's Progress  Sewer Rat Love Chant  2003

 

 

“Just A Season”

 

Terry Melcher  Byrd Parts (various)  1998

Terry Melcher  Terry Melcher  1998

 

 

“King Apathy III”

 

Barracudas  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“Lady Friend”

 

Flamin' Groovies  Bust Out At Full Speed: The Sire Years (Box Set)  2006

Flamin’ Groovies  Jumpin' In The Night  1997  

Flamin’ Groovies   Rockin' At The Roadhouse  1995

Posies  Nice Cheekbones & A  2001

Static  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“Laughing”

 

David Crosby*  If I Could Only Remember My Name  1988

Crosby-Nash*  Another Stoney Evening  1998

Crosby, Stills & Nash*  CSN (Box Set)  1991

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young*  4 Way Street  1992

 

 

“Lazy Days”

 

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Anthology 1969-72  2000

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Burrito Deluxe  1991

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Out Of The Blue  1996

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Sin City: The Very Best Of  2002

Flying Burrito Brothers*  20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection  2001

 

 

“Lover Of The Bayou”

 

Roger McGuinn*  Roger McGuinn & Band  2004

Roger McGuinn’s Thunderbyrd*  3 Byrds Land In London (various)  1997

Horst-Peter Schmidt  Back To The Roots  1990

 

 

“Mr. Spaceman”

 

Alvin & The Chipmunks  The A Files: Alien Songs-THE CHIPMUNKS  1998

Totte Bergstrom  In His Own Way  2000

Jimmy Buffet/The Muppets  Kermit Unpigged  1994

Cowlicks  C.W.A.  2005

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Cabin Fever  1989 

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Relix Records Best Of  1995

(groups unlisted [original cast, various artists-stage productions] )  Return To The Forbidden Planet: Soundtrack  1995

Mambo Taxi  All Kindsa Girls V1-4 (various)  2001

Roger McGuinn*  Live From Mars  1996

McGuinn, Clark and Hillman*  BBC Classic Tracks  1991

Roger McGuinn’s Thunderbyrd*  3 Byrds Land In London (various)  1997

Rose Melberg  Portola  1998

Miracle Legion  Eight Miles High (various)  2003  (free CD with Uncut magazine)

Miracle Legion  Out To Play  1992  (CD single)

Miracle Legion  Time Between (various)  1993

Al Perkins (with Hillman & McGuinn, this song)  Snapshots  2003

Pocket Songs  Sing The Hits Of The Doors & The Byrds  1999

Purdymouth  Just Don't Kiss Her  2002

Rhubarb’s Revenge  Confessions Of A Big Lanky Dope  1998

Horst-Peter Schmidt  Back To The Roots  1990

Scooby Doo & The Alien Invaders  Scooby Doo & The Alien Invaders Soundtrack  2000

Sharon, Lois & Bram  Toddler's Next Steps: Earth, Moon & Stars (various)  2002

Velvet Crush  A Single Odessey  2001

David West, et al  Eight Miles High A Bluegrass Tribute To The Byrds  2001

 

 

“Nashville West”

 

Nashville West*  Nashville West featuring Clarence White  1997

Branco Selvaggio  Riders Of The Universe  1992

Unicorn  Live Boulder Colorado (unreleased)  1974

 

 

“One Hundred Years From Now”

 

Byron Berline Band  Clark/Parsons Tribute Album  2001

Coal Porters  Gram Parsons Tribute Concert  1998

Flying Burrito Brothers*  Out Of The Blue  1996

Mike Headrick  Steels On Wheels  2004

Stephen McCarthy  Conmemorativo: A Tribute To Gram Parsons (various)  1993

Velvet Crush  A Single Odessey  2001

Velvet Crush  Teenage Symphonies to God (+ 3 bonus tracks)  1998

Wilco  Grand Theft Parsons Soundtrack  2004

Wilco  Return Of The Grievous Angel A Tribute To Gram Parsons (various)  1999

 

 

“One In A Hundred”

 

Quarter After  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Pamela Richardson  Spaghetti Midwestern  2003

Saturnine  American Kestrel  2001

 

 

“Precious Kate”

 

Kim Fowley  Hotel Insomnia  1992

 

 

“The Reason Why”

 

Walter Egan  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Gosdin Brothers  (vinyl single)  1966

 

 

“Renaissance Fair”

 

Human Instinct  Singles 1966-1971  2000

Orange Bicycle  Hyacinth Threads: The Morgan Blue Town Recordings  2001

 

 

“Set You Free This Time”

 

Pat Buchanan & John Jorgenson  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Gene Clark and Carla Olson*  Silhouetted In Light  1997

Thomas Denver Jonsson  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Sui Generis  Sinfonia Para Adolescentes  2001

 

 

“She Don’t Care About Time”

 

Autumn Leaves  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Cateran  Time Between (various)  1993

Gene Clark and Carla Olson*  Silhouetted In Light  1997

Cryan’ Shames  Sugar & Spice  2002

Flamin’ Groovies  Sixteen Tunes The Goldstar Tapes & More  1995

Flamin’ Groovies  Grease: The Complete Skydog Singles Collection  1998

Golden Rough with Joe Pernice  You Can't Hide Your Love Forever (various)  2002

Grip Weeds  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Lowen & Navarro  Live Wire  1997

Scavengers  The IGL Rock Story: Part One, 1965-1967 (various)  1994

Sex Clark Five  BBC/Peel Session  2000

 

 

“She Has A Way”

 

Idea  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

 

 

"She's The Kind Of Girl"

 

Hello Saferide & Maia Hirasawa  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various) [as "He's The Kind Of Boy"]  2006

 

 

“So You Want To Be A Rock’n’Roll Star”

 

Anno Domini  On this New Day  2006

Black Oak Arkansas  Hot & Nasty: The Best Of Black Oak Arkansas  1992

Black Oak Arkansas  Jim Dandy  1996

British Lions  Live & Rare  1999

Coal Porters  The Chris Hillman Tribute Concerts  2001

Counting Crows  Across A Wire-Live In New York  1998  (substituted for 1st verse of "Mr. Jones")

Crowded House with Roger McGuinn (Byrdhouse)*  I Feel Possessed  1989 (CD single with bonus tracks)

Crowded House with Roger McGuinn (Byrdhouse)*  Weather With You  1989 (CD single with bonus tracks)

Les Fradkin  Goin' Back  2006

Garageland  Last Exit to Garageland  2003

Goodness  Live: Tacoma, WA 6/19/04  2004

Roger McGuinn*  Live From Mars  1996

McGuinn, Clark and Hillman*  BBC Classic Tracks  1991

Megajam 5  Megajam 5  1997

Move  Movements  1997

Move  Shazam  2001

Move  Hits & Rarities Singles A's & B's  1999

Move  Something Else From The Move  1999

Nazareth  Close Enough For Rock'N'Roll  2001

Nazareth  Snaz  2002

Wake Ooloo  Stop the Ride  1996

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers  Anthology-Through The Years  2000

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers  The Martell Foundation-The Ultimate Rock Album  1992

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers  Pack Up The Plantation (Live)  1990

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers  Playback (Box)  1995

Pocket Songs  Sing The Hits Of The Doors & The Byrds  1999

Roxette  Room Service letras de canciones  2001

Royal Guardsmen  Anthology  1995

Royal Guardsmen  Best Of  1998

Royal Guardsmen  Return Of The Red Baron/Snoopy  2001

Sally & Michelle  Sally & Michelle (?)  1995

Patti Smith  The Patti Smith Masters: The Collective (Box Set)  1996

Patti Smith  Wave  1996

Sneaky Pete, Battin & Mantoan*  Live In Italy  1985  (?vinyl)

Sun Dragon  Ritchie Blackmore Getaway: 60's Groups & Sessions  2005

Tahiti 80  Puzzle  2000

THA SAYME  Flower Power/Byrds Medley (vinyl single)  1983

Simon Turner  California Revisited  (various/incorporated-medley, vinyl single)  1973

Unrest  Fuck Pussy Galore (And All Her Friends)  1993

David West, et al  Eight Miles High A Bluegrass Tribute To The Byrds  2001

Ron Wood  Not For Beginners  2002

 

 

“Stranger In A Strange Land”

 

Blackburn & Snow  Something Good For Your Head  1999

 

 

“Thoughts And Words”

 

Primevals  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“Tiffany Queen”

 

Roger McGuinn’s Thunderbyrd*  3 Byrds Land In London (various)  1997

 

 

“Time Between”

 

Coal Porters  The Chris Hillman Tribute Concerts  2001

Desert Rose Band*  The Desert Rose Band  1987

Desert Rose Band*  Traditional  1993

Leo Koster Band  After the Break  2005

Mock Turtles  Time Between (various)  1993

Plainsong  On Air  2001

Plainsong  Plainsong  2005

David West, et al  Eight Miles High A Bluegrass Tribute To The Byrds  2001

 

 

“Tomorrow Is A Long Ways Away”

 

Steve Wynn  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

 

 

“Triad”

 

Crosby-Nash*  Another Stoney Evening  1998

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young*  4 Way Street  1992

Icicle Works  Eight Miles High (various)  2003  (free CD with Uncut magazine)

Icicle Works  The Best Of The Icicle Works  2001

Icicle Works  Time Between (various)  1993

Jefferson Airplane  Best Of Grace Slick  1999

Jefferson Airplane  Best Of (remastered)  2001

Jefferson Airplane  Crown Of Creation  1998

Jefferson Airplane  Ignition  2001

Jefferson Airplane  Journey  1999

Jefferson Airplane  2400 Fulton Street  1990

Mark Murphy  Songbook  1999

 

 

“Tribal Gathering”

 

Primevals  Time Between (various)  1993

 

 

“Why”

 

Mock Turtles  Time Between (various)  1993

Mustangs  (single)  196?

Tomorrow  Psychedelia At Abbey Road 1965-1969 (various)  1998

Tomorrow  Tomorrow featuring Keith West  1999

 

 

“The World Turns All Around Her”

 

Bill Lloyd  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Johnny Winter  Livin' In Blues  1997

Johnny Winter  Texas Blues  1999

Johnny Winter  38-32-29 Blues  2002

 

 

“You Movin’”

 

Mayflies USA  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

 

 

“You Showed Me”

 

Joe Algeri & Grant Ferstat  The World Turns All Around Him - a tribute to Gene Clark (various)  2006

Steve Almaas and Ali Smith  You Showed Me  2006

Jim Basnight Band  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

Hannah Fury  Subterfuge  2006

Lightning Seeds  Austin Powers Soundtrack (various)  1997

Lightning Seeds  Dizzy Heights  1997

Lightning Seeds  Fresh Hits '97 (various)  1997

Lightning Seeds  Jollification/Dizzy Heights  2000

Lightning Seeds  Like You Do...Best Of  1997

Lightning Seeds  The Greatest Dance Album In The World (various)  199

Roger McGuinn*  Live From Mars  1996

Hugo Montenegro  Moog Power  2004

Salt ‘n Pepa  Black's Magic  1990

Salt ‘n Pepa  Hot Ladies Of The 90's-Dazzling Divas (various)  1994

3 Balls of Fire  Firepower  2002

Turtles  Absolutely The Best Of The 60's (various)  2002

Turtles  Back 2 Back: Turtles and Jan & Dean  2000

Turtles  Battle of the Bands: The Turtles Golden Hits/ The Lovin' Spoonful Greatest Hits  1999

Turtles  Best Of The Turtles: Golden Archives  1997

Turtles  California Gold Happy Together Again Live  1994

Turtles  Classic Hits  2002

Turtles  Golden Hits  1999

Turtles  Happy Together (+ 5 bonus tracks)  1997

Turtles  Happy Together: The Very Best Of The Turtles  2005

Turtles  Love Songs  1995

Turtles  The Most Of The Turtles  1999

Turtles  Music To Shag By (various)  1999

Turtles  Present The Battle Of The Bands  1994

Turtles  Solid Zinc: The Turtles Anthology  2002

Turtles  The Story Of Rock'n Roll: 30 Years of Rock'n Roll  1995

Turtles  Sunshine Days Pop Classics Of The '60s, Vol. 1 (various)  1997

Turtles  The Turtles Best You Showed Me  2000

Turtles  The Turtles Captured Live  1992

Turtles  30 Years Of Rock N Roll: Happy Together (Box)  1995

Turtles  20 Greatest Hits  1987

Turtles  You Showed Me The Turtles Best  2000

 

 

“You Won’t Have To Cry”

 

Frank ‘Jackson’ Blake  Full Circle: A Tribute To Gene Clark (various)  2000

 

 

 

Number Of Songs: 60

Minus * (excluding songs only covered by bands featuring former Byrds): 55

 

Number Of Artists: 247 [including 2 “(groups unlisted)”]

Minus *: 225

 

Number Of Entries: 451

 

1 Version of traditional song with Jim (Roger) McGuinn’s lyrics.

2 May have originally been written by Sylvia Sammons, with Gram Parsons redoing it a bit.

* Artist/group features former (or future) Byrd(s)

N.B. Some albums have yet to be released on CD, therefore vinyl release is listed

 

 

ALPHABETICAL LISTING OF ARTISTS (* a former Byrd involved) WHO COVERED SONGS BY THE BYRDS AND NUMBER OF

 DIFFERENT SONGS THEY COVERED WITH LIST OF SONGS (# in brackets after song are number of different albums same song is on if

 more than 1)

 

 

 

 

Joe Algeri & Grant Ferstat - 1

 

     "You Showed Me"

 

 

Steve Almaas and Ali Smith - 1

 

     "You Showed Me"

 

 

April Aloisio - 1

 

     "Here Without You"

 

 

Alvin & The Chipmunks - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Anno Domini - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star""

 

 

Art Gallery - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Gli Astrali - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Autumn Leaves - 1

 

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Joan Baez - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind" (4)

 

 

Joan Baez/Jeffrey Shurtleff - 1

 

     "Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man" (2)

 

 

Baby Grand - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Bobby Bare - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Barracudas - 2

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better" (2)

     "King Apathy III"

 

 

Jim Basnight Band - 1

 

     "You Showed Me"

 

 

Skip Battin* - 1

 

     "Citizen Cane"

 

 

Totte Bergstrom - 2

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Byron Berline Band - 4

 

     "Full Circle Song"

     "Hickory Wind"

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

     "One Hundred Years From Now"

 

 

Black Oak Arkansas - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star" (2)

 

 

Blackburn & Snow - 1

 

     "Stranger In A Strange Land"

 

 

Frank ‘Jackson’ Blake - 1

 

     "You Won't Have To Cry"

 

 

Reno Bo - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

    

BR5-49 - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind" (2)

 

 

Briks - 1

 

     "It Won't Be Wrong"

 

 

British Lions - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Gena Britt, Lorraine Jordan, Beth Lawrence, Angela Oudean & Jeanette Williams - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Pat Buchanan & John Jorgenson - 1

 

     "Set You Free This Time"

 

 

Jimmy Buffet/The Muppets - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Burrito Deluxe - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Byrdhouse* (Crowded House with Roger McGuinn*) - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Cadillac, Flash & The Continental Kids - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Cateran - 1

 

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Eugene Chadbourne - 1

 

     "Everybody's Been Burned"

 

 

Chapterhouse - 1

 

     "It Won't Be Wrong" (3)

 

 

Chart Flow - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Chills - 1

 

     "Draft Morning"

 

 

Chords - 1

 

     "It's No Use"

 

 

Romana Church & Carolina Road - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Gene Clark* - 2

 

     "Full Circle Song" (2)

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better" (2)

 

 

Gene Clark and Carla Olson* - 4

 

     "Here Without You"

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

     "Set You Free This Time"

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Dave Cloud & The Gospel Of Power - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Coal Porters - 7

 

     "Draft Morning"

     "Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man"

     "The Girl With No Name"

     "Hickory Wind"

     "One Hundred Years From Now"

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

     "Time Between"

 

 

Counting Crows -1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Cowlicks - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Marshall Crenshaw - 1

 

     "Have You Seen Her Face"

 

 

David Crosby* - 1

 

     "Laughing"

 

 

Crosby-Nash* - 2

 

     "Laughing"

     "Triad"

 

 

Crosby Pevar Raymond* - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

    

 

Crosby, Stills & Nash* - 1

 

     "Laughing"

 

 

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young* - 2

 

     "Laughing"

     "Triad"

 

 

Crowded House with Roger McGuinn* (Byrdhouse)* - 2

 

     "Eight Miles High" (3)

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star" (2)

 

 

Cryan’ Shames - 1

 

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Dave And The Customs - 1

 

     "He Was A Friend Of Mine"

 

 

Desert Rose Band* - 1

 

     "Time Between" (2)

 

 

Different Faces - 1

 

     "Have You Seen Her Face"

 

 

Dinosaur Jr. - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

John Duffey - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

East Of Eden - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Edna’s Goldfish - 1

 

     "Get To You"

 

 

Walter Egan - 1

 

     "The Reason Why"

 

 

Einstein’s Sister – 1

 

     "Changing Heart"

 

 

Elf Power - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Fairport Convention - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider" (4)

 

 

Percy Faith Orchestra - 1

 

     "Ballad Of easy Rider" (3

 

 

Flamin’ Groovies - 5

 

     "5D" (2)

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better" (5)

     "It Won't Be Wrong" (2)

     "Lady Friend" (3)

     "She Don't Care About Time" (2)

 

 

Flamingo - 1

 

     "Boston"

 

 

Floating Bridge - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Flying Burrito Brothers* - 5

 

     "Citizen Cane" (3)

     "Hickory Wind" (2)

     "Lazy Days" (5)

     "Mr. Spaceman" (2)

     "One Hundred Years From Now"

 

 

Dan Fogelberg - 1

 

     "Full Circle Song"

 

 

Folkswingers - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Four Of Us - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Kim Fowley - 2

 

     "Citizen Cane"

     "Precious Kate"

 

 

Les Fradkin - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

     

Friendly Injun - 1

 

     "Here Without You"

 

 

Hannah Fury - 1

 

     "You Showed Me"

 

 

Garageland  - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Charly Garcia - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Giant Sand - 1

 

     "Change Is Now" (3)

 

 

Andrew Gold - 1

 

     "Here Without You"

 

 

Golden Earring - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (6)

    

 

Golden Rough with Joe Pernice - 1

 

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Joe Goldmark - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Goodness - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Gosdin Brothers - 1

 

     "The Reason Why"

 

 

Grip Weeds - 1

 

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Hang Ups - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (2)

 

 

Happydeadmen (with Joe Algeri) - 1

 

     "Full Circle Song"

 

 

Emmylou Harris - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Mike Headrick - 2

 

     "Hickory Wind"

     "One Hundred Years From Now"

 

 

Hello Saferide & Maia Hirasawa - 1

 

     "She's The Kind Of Girl"

 

 

Steve Hillage - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Chris Hillman* - 2

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Robyn Hitchcock - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey - 1

 

     "Here Without You"

 

 

Rich Hopkins & Luminarios - 1

 

     "If You're Gone"

 

 

Human Instinct - 1

 

     "Renaissance Fair"

 

 

Steve Hunter - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Husker Du - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (3)

 

 

Hustlers - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Icicle Works - 2

 

     "Chestnut Mare" (3)

     "Triad" (3)

 

 

Idea - 1

 

     "She Has A Way"

 

 

International Submarine Band - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Inyo - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Carl Jackson (with Ricky Skaggs & Leslie Satcher) - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Jason & The Scorchers - 1

 

     "Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man"

 

 

Jeff and Janet - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Jefferson Airplane - 1

 

     "Triad" (6)

 

 

Mike Johnson - 1

 

     "If You're Gone"

 

 

Thomas Denver Jonsson - 1

 

     "Set You Free This Time"

 

 

Henry Kaiser-Glenn Phillips - 1

 

     "If You're Gone"

 

 

Kennedys - 2

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "Here Without You" (2)

 

 

Killermeters - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Sneaky Pete Kleinow - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Leo Koster Band - 1

 

     "Time Between"

 

 

Leo Kottke - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (4)

 

 

James Last - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider" (2)

 

 

Laughing Gravy - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Leather-Coated Minds - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Les Sauterelles - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Lighthouse - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (2)

 

 

Lightning Seeds - 1

 

     "You Showed Me" (6)

 

 

Little America - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better" (2)

 

 

Live Skull - 1

 

     "5D"

 

 

Living End - 1

 

     "Captain Soul"

 

 

Bill Lloyd - 1

 

     "The World Turns All Around Her"

 

 

Locksley - 1

 

     "It's No Use"

 

 

Lowen  & Navarro - 1

 

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Lyres - 1

 

     "Boston"

 

 

Magic Mushroom Band - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (2)

 

 

Malkmus/Pavement - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Mambo Taxi - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Steve Marcus - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Ron Martin & Friends - 2

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "Here Without You"

 

 

Mayflies USA – 1

 

     "You Movin'"

 

 

David Mccallum - 1

 

     "It Won't Be Wrong"

 

 

Stephen McCarthy - 1

 

     "One Hundred Years From Now"

 

 

Johnny McEvoy - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Roger McGuinn* - 9

 

     "Bag Full Of Money" (3)

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

     "Born To Rock and Roll" (2)

     "Chestnut Mare" (2)

     "Eight Miles High"

     "Lover Of The Bayou"

     "Mr. Spaceman"

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

     "You Showed Me"

 

 

McGuinn, Clark and Hillman* - 3

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "Mr. Spaceman"

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Roger McGuinn’s Thunderbyrd* - 4

 

     "Chestnut Mare"

     "Lover Of The Bayou"

     "Mr. Spaceman"

     "Tiffany Queen"

 

 

Grant McLennan - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

 

 

Megajam 5 - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Rose Melberg - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Terry Melcher - 1

 

     "Just A Season" (2)

 

 

Merrymakers - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Neil Merryweather - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Lisa Miller - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Miracle Legion - 2

 

     "All The Things"

     "Mr. Spaceman" (3)

 

 

Mock Turtles - 2

 

     "Time Between"

     "Why"

 

 

Moffs - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Hugo Montenegro - 1

 

     "You Showed Me"

 

 

Bob Mould & Vic Chestnutt - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Move - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star" (4)

 

 

Mr. Hyde - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

 

 

Mark Murphy - 1

 

     "Triad"

 

 

Mustangs - 1

 

     "Why"

 

 

Myracle Brah - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Nashville West* - 1

 

     "Nashville West"

 

 

Nazareth - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Juice Newton - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Nice - 1

 

     "Get To You"

 

 

Don Nix - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Novas - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Odetta - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

 

 

Wake Ooloo - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Orange Bicycle - 1

 

     "Renaissance Fair"

 

 

Idha Ovelius - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Gene Parsons* - 1

 

     "Gunga Din"

 

 

Gram Parsons* - 2

 

     "Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man" (2)

     "Hickory Wind" (3)

 

 

Gram Parsons & The Fallen Angels* - 1

 

     "Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man"

 

 

Al Perkins - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Tom Petty - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star" (4)

 

 

Grant-Lee Phillips - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind" (2)

 

 

Plainsong - 2

 

     "Gunga Din"

     "Time Between" (2)

 

 

Pocket Songs - 3

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "Mr. Spaceman"

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Posies - 1

 

     "Lady Friend"

 

 

Primevals - 2

 

     "Thoughts And Words"

     "Tribal Gathering"

 

 

Purdymouth - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Quarter After - 1

 

     "One In A Hundred"

 

 

Raik's Progress - 1

 

     "It's No Use"

 

 

Reasonable Facsimile - 1

 

     "He Was A Friend Of Mine"

 

 

Rhubarb’s Revenge - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Johnathan Rice - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Pamela Richardson - 1

 

     "One In A Hundred"

 

 

Ride - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Johnny Rivers - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better" (2)

 

 

Rockfour - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Rogers/Nienhaus Band with Skip Battin* - 1

 

     "Citizen Cane"

 

 

Roxette - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Roxy Music - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Royal Guardsmen - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star" (3)

 

 

Katey Sagal - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Sally & Michelle - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Salt ‘n Pepa - 1

 

     "You Showed Me" (2)

 

 

Saturnine - 1

 

     "One In A Hundred"

 

 

Jane Saunders - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

 

 

Scavengers - 1

 

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Horst-Peter Schmidt - 4

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

     "Lover Of The Bayou"

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Scooby Doo & The Alien Invaders - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Sebadoh - 1

 

     "Everybody's Been Burned" (3)

 

 

Seldom Scene - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Branco Selvaggio - 2

 

     "He Was A Friend Of Mine"

     "Nashville West"

 

 

Sex Clark Five - 2

 

     "Have You Seen Her Face"

     "She Don't Care About Time"

 

 

Shade Tree - 1

 

     "Here Without You"

 

 

Shaggs -1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Sharon, Lois & Bram - 1

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

 

 

Shockabilly - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (2))

 

 

Patti Smith - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star" (2)

 

 

Sneaky Pete, Battin & Mantoan* - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Sons Of Hercules - 1

   

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Southern Culture on the Skids - 1

 

     "Have You Seen Her Face"

 

 

Sally Spring - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Static - 2

 

     "It Happens Each Day"

     "Lady Friend"

 

 

Dave Stewart and Barbara Gaskin - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Stowaways - 1

 

     "It Won't Be Wrong" (2)

 

 

Sui Generis - 2

 

     "Here Without You"

     "Set You Free This Time"

 

 

Sun Dragon - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Supersister - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High"

 

 

Bobby Sutliff - 1

 

     "I Knew I'd Want You"

 

 

Swingin' Haymakers - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Symmetry Of Sound - 1

 

     "Here Without You"

 

 

Tahiti 80 - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

THA SAYME - 2

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Thin White Rope - 2

 

     "Everybody's Been Burned" (2)

     "I Knew I'd Want You" (2)

 

 

Richard Thompson - 1

 

     "Here Without You"

    

 

Thompson/Gregson and Collister – 2

 

     "Here Without You"

     "Hickory Wind"

 

 

Billy Bob Thornton - 1

 

     "He Was A Friend Of Mine"

 

 

Three - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (2)

 

 

3 Balls of Fire - 1

 

     "You Showed Me"

 

 

Three O’Clock - 1

 

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Tomorrow - 1

 

     "Why" (2)

 

 

Simon Turner - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Turtles - 1

 

     "You Showed Me" (21)

 

 

Unicorn - 1

 

     "Nashville West"

 

 

Unrest - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Camper van Chadbourne - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

 

 

Velvet Crush - 2

 

     "Mr. Spaceman"

     "One Hundred Years From Now" (2)

 

 

Ventures - 1

 

     "Eight Miles High" (5)

 

 

Gillian Welch - 1

 

     "Hickory Wind" (2)

 

 

David West, et al - 7

 

     "Eight Miles High"

     "Have You Seen Her Face"

     "Hickory Wind"

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

     "Mr. Spaceman"

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

     "Time Between"

 

 

Robert Wiersma - 3

 

     "All The Things"

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

     "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

 

 

Wilco - 1

 

     "One Hundred Years From Now" (2)

 

 

Kathryn Williams - 1

 

     "Ballad Of Easy Rider"

 

 

Johnny Winter – 1

 

     "The World Turns All Around Her" (3)

 

 

Ron Wood - 1

 

     "So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star"

 

 

Steve Wynn - 1

 

     "Tomorrow Is A Long Ways Away"

 

 

Yes - 1

 

     "I See You"

 

 

 

A ”BYRDS’ EYE” VIEW OF ALL THE SONGS COVERED / WRITER(S) / ORIGINAL ALBUM EARLIEST VERSION OF

  SONGS TAKEN FROM / DATE FIRST RECORDED

 

“All The Things”  (Roger McGuinn/Jacques Levy)  Untitled  May, 1970

"Bag Full Of Money"  (Roger McGuinn/Jacques Levy)  Farther Along  July, 1972

“Ballad Of Easy Rider”  (Roger McGuinn)  Ballad Of Easy Rider  June 18, 1969

“Born To Rock and Roll”  (Roger McGuinn)  Byrds  October, 1972-February, 1973

“Boston”  (Gene Clark)  Preflyte  August, 1964

"Captain Soul"  (Chris Hillman/David Crosby/Michael Clarke/Roger McGuinn)  Fifth Dimension  May 18, 1966

“Change Is Now”  (Chris Hillman/Roger McGuinn)  Notorious Byrd Brothers  August 30, 1967

“Changing Heart”  (Gene Clark)  Byrds  Late 1972

“Chestnut Mare”  (Roger McGuinn/Jacques Levy)  Untitled  June 4, 1970

“Citizen Cane”  (Skip Battin/Kim Fowley)  Byrdmaniax  January 11, 1971

“Draft Morning”  (David Crosby/Chris Hillman/Roger McGuinn)  Notorious Byrd Brothers  August 2, 1967

“Drug Store Truck Drivin’ Man”  (Roger McGuinn/Gram Parsons)  Dr. Byrds & Mr. Hyde  October 8, 1968

“Eight Miles High”  (Gene Clark/Roger McGuinn/David Crosby)  Fifth Dimension  (Gene Clark/Roger McGuinn/David Crosby) 

   December 22, 1965

“Everybody’s Been Burned”  (David Crosby)  Younger Than Yesterday  December 7, 1966

“5D (Fifth Dimension)”  (Roger McGuinn)  Fifth Dimension  May 25, 1966

“Full Circle Song”  (Gene Clark)  Byrds  Late 1972

“Get To You”  (Chris Hillman [or Gene Clarke?]/Roger McGuinn)  Notorious Byrd Brothers  November 13, 1967

“The Girl With No Name”  (Chris Hillman)  Younger Than Yesterday  December 8, 1966

“Gunga Din”  (Gene Parsons)  Ballad Of Easy Rider  July 24, 1969

“Have You Seen Her Face”  (Chris Hillman)  Younger Than Yesterday  November 29, 1966

“He Was A Friend Of Mine”  (Roger McGuinn/Anonymous)  [see “1” above]  Turn! Turn! Turn!  November 1, 1965

“Here Without You”  (Gene Clark)  Preflyte  August, 1964 

“Hickory Wind”  (Gram Parsons/Bob Buchanan)  [see “2” above]  Sweetheart Of The Rodeo  March 9, 1968

“I Knew I’d Want You”  (Gene Clark)  Preflyte  August, 1964

“I See You”  (Roger McGuinn/David Crosby)  Fifth Dimension  May 19, 1966

“If You’re Gone”  (Gene Clark)  Turn! Turn! Turn!  October 20, 1965

“I’ll Feel A Whole Lot Better”  (Gene Clark)  Mr. Tambourine Man  April 14, 1965

“It Happens Each Day”  (David Crosby)  Younger Than Yesterday  December 8, 1966

“It Won’t Be Wrong”  (Roger McGuinn/Harvey Gerst)  In The Beginning  August, 1964

“It’s No Use”  (Gene Clark/Roger McGuinn)  In The Beginning  August, 1964

“Just A Season”  (Roger McGuinn/Jacques Levy)  Untitled  June 4, 1970

“King Apathy III”  (Roger McGuinn)  Dr. Byrds & Mr. Hyde  October 7, 1968

“Lady Friend”  (David Crosby)  Younger Than Yesterday  April 26, 1967

“Laughing”  (David Crosby)  Byrds  October, 1972-February, 1973

“Lazy Days”  (Gram Parsons)  Sweetheart Of The Rodeo  March 11, 1968

“Lover Of The Bayou”  (Roger McGuinn/Jacques Levy)  Untitled  February 28, 1970

“Mr. Spaceman”  (Roger McGuinn)  Fifth Dimension  April 29, 1966

“Nashville West”  (Gene Parsons/Clarence White)  Dr. Byrds & Mr. Hyde  October 15, 1968

“One Hundred Years From Now”  (Gram Parsons)  Sweetheart Of The Rodeo  May 27, 1968

“One In A Hundred”  (Gene Clark)  Roadmaster (Gene Clark album with two songs by Byrds)  February-April 1, 1971

“Precious Kate”  (Kim Fowley/Skip Battin)  Farther Along  July 28, 1971

“The Reason Why”  (Gene Clark)  Preflyte  August, 1964

“Renaissance Fair”  (David Crosby/Roger McGuinn)  Younger Than Yesterday  December 6, 1966

“Set You Free This Time”  (Gene Clark)  Turn! Turn! Turn!  September 16, 1965

“She Don’t Care About Time”  (Gene Clark)  Turn! Turn! Turn!  June 28, 1965

“She Has A Way”  (Gene Clark)  Preflyte  August, 1964

"She's The Kind Of Girl"  (Gene Clark)  Roadmaster (Gene Clark album with two songs by Byrds)  May 12-July 10, 1970

“So You Want To Be A Rock’n’Roll Star”  (Roger McGuinn/Chris Hillman)  Younger Than Yesterday  November 28, 1966

“Stranger In A Strange Land”  (David Crosby)  Turn! Turn! Turn!  September 18, 1965

“Thoughts And Words”  (Chris Hillman)  Younger Than Yesterday  December 6, 1966

“Tiffany Queen”  (Roger McGuinn)  Farther Along  July 25, 1971

“Time Between”  (Chris Hillman)  Younger Than Yesterday  November 30, 1966

“Tomorrow Is A Long Ways Away”  (Gene Clark/David Crosby/Roger McGuinn)  In The Beginning  August, 1964

“Triad”  (David Crosby)  Notorious Byrd Brothers  August 17, 1967

“Tribal Gathering”  (David Crosby/Chris Hillman)  Notorious Byrd Brothers  August 16, 1967

“Why”  (Roger McGuinn/David Crosby)  Fifth Dimension  December 22, 1965

“The World Turns All Around Her”  (Gene Clark)  Turn! Turn! Turn!  August 23, 1965

“You Movin’”  (Gene Clark)  Preflyte  August, 1964

“You Showed Me”  (Roger McGuinn/Gene Clark)  Preflyte  August, 1964

“You Won’t Have To Cry”  (Roger McGuinn/Gene Clark)  In The Beginning  August, 1964

 

Please Note: “Roger McGuinn” was originally known (until 1967) as “Jim McGuinn”

 

 

MOST COVERED SONGS BY NUMBER OF ARTISTS (3 or more)

 

"Eight Miles High" – 45

"Hickory Wind" -- 30

"I’ll Feel A Whole Lot Better" – 30

"So You Want To Be A Rock’n’Roll Star" – 29

"Mr. Spaceman" – 21

"Ballad Of Easy Rider" – 13

"Here Without You" -- 12

"She Don't Care About Time" -- 10

"You Showed Me" -- 10

"One Hundred Years From Now" – 7

"Time Between" -- 6

"Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man" -- 5

"Have You Seen Her Face" -- 5

"It Won't Be Wrong" -- 5

"Triad" -- 5

"Citizen Kane" -- 4

"Full Circle Song" -- 4

"He Was A Friend Of Mine" -- 4

"Laughing" -- 4

"Set You Free This Time" -- 4

"Chestnut Mare" -- 3

"Everybody's Been Burned" -- 3

"If You're Gone" -- 3

"It's No Use" -- 3

"Lady Friend" -- 3

"Nashville West" -- 3

"One In A Hundred" -- 3

"Why" -- 3

 

 

SONG APPEARING ON GREATEST NUMBER OF ALBUMS BY ONE ARTIST

 

“You Showed Me” – 21 albums - Turtles

 

 

INDIVIDUAL BYRDS WHO WROTE MOST SONGS COVERED (individually or collectively)

 

Roger McGuinn – 26

Gene Clark – 19

David Crosby – 14

Chris Hillman – 10

Gram Parsons – 4

 

 

INDIVIDUAL BYRDS WITH MOST TRIBUTE ALBUMS DEVOTED TO THEM (individually or with another Byrd)

 

Gram Parsons – 8 (including a motion picture soundtrack; excluding a DVD tribute)  (Also, Emmylou Harris devoted her song, "Boulder To 

 Birmingham"--originally on her album, Pieces Of The Sky, 1975--to him); (has had about a half dozen books written about him and his music) 

Gene Clark – 4  (Also, Teenage Fanclub devoted their song, "Gene Clark"--originally on their album, Thirteen, 1993--to him); (has had one book

 written about him and his music)

Clarence White – 2 (including an anthology, with his participation)

Chris Hillman – 1

 

 

ARTISTS (without any ex-Byrds involved) WHO COVERED GREATEST NUMBER OF SONGS BY BYRDS

 

Coal Porters – 7

David West, et al - 7

Flamin’ Groovies – 5

Byron Berline Band – 4

Horst-Peter Schmidt – 4

 

 

ENSEMBLES FEATURING FORMER BYRD(S) WHO COVERED GREATEST NUMBER OF THEIR OWN SONGS (whether or

 not they wrote Byrds song covered)

 

Roger McGuinn – 9

Flying Burrito Brothers – 5

Roger McGuinn’s Thunderbyrd – 4

Gene Clark and Carla Olson – 4

McGuinn, Clark and Hillman -- 3

Chris Hillman -- 2

 

 

NUMBER OF COVERS PER ALBUM EARLIEST VERSIONS OF SONGS ORIGINALLY TAKEN FROM

 

Younger Than Yesterday -- 9

Preflyte -- 7

Fifth Dimension -- 6

Turn! Turn! Turn! -- 6

Notorious Byrd Brothers -- 5

In The Beginning -- 4

Untitled -- 4

Byrds -- 4

Dr. Byrds & Mr. Hyde -- 3

Sweetheart Of The Rodeo – 3

Farther Along -- 3

Ballad Of Easy Rider -- 2

Roadmaster* -- 2 *Gene Clark album with two songs by Byrds

Mr. Tambourine Man -- 1

Byrdmaniax – 1

 

 

ADDENDUM

 

ByrdBrains - Byrds tribute band (there were eight);

Byrds Celebration - Byrds tribute band;

Byrds Of A Feather - Byrds tribute band;

Byrdz - Byrds tribute band from Great Britain;

Captain Soul - the name of a U.K. pop band;

Different Faces - Byrds imitation band from Germany (three listed here, but there may be scores of them);

Gene Clark & The Byrds Tribute Band - later became unofficial Byrds;

Eight Miles High - the name of a German indie band;

"Eight Miles High" - Lemon Pipers' song "Through With Youu" possesses in its melody traces of this song;

"Fido" - Beastie Boys' "Body Movin'" (Fatboy Slim Remix) borrow samples from this song;

"Fido" - DJ Shadow's "The Number Song" (Cut Chemist Remix) borrow samples from this song;

"5D" (Fifth Dimension)" - Move's song "The Last Thing On My Mind" has backing track emulating this song;

Hickory Windbreakers - name of a country-rock trio from Buffalo, New York;

"I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better" - Badger's songs "Every Other Sunday" and "Tonight I Feel Like Ringo Starr" reprise chord progression of this 

 song;

"It's Still Me" by Starbyrd is paean to Roger McGuinn's 12 string guitar.

"One Hundred Years From Now" - Rolling Stones' song "Torn And Frayed" imitates guitar work of this song;

Second Flyght - Byrds tribute band

Starbyrd - Byrds imitation band;

Starry Eyed and Laughing - Byrds imitation band from England.

Sweethearts Of The Rodeo - name of a country-rock duo featuring sisters Kristine Arnold & Janis Gill;

"Thoughts and Words" - Move's song "The Last Thing On My Mind" has backwards guitar like this song;

Time Betweens - name of a Byrds tribute band;

"Tribal Gathering" - Stooge's song "1969" utilizes bbridge from this song;

"You Showed Me" - U2's song "The Playboy Mansion" utilizes samples from this song;

Younger Than Yesterday - name of a Byrds tribute band (featuring former members of Byrds Celebration);