Artists covering songs by [traditional]

1 The Beach Boys 1663
2 Grateful Dead 1538
3 Dark Star Orchestra 1006
4 The Avett Brothers 774
5 Bob Dylan 655
6 Brian Wilson 555
7 Van Morrison 519
8 Dropkick Murphys 490
9 Yonder Mountain String Band 450
10 Robert Plant 437
11 Hot Tuna 413
12 The Pogues 395
13 Ratdog 330
14 The Dubliners 296
15 Carbon Leaf 260
16 Jimmy Page & Robert Plant 241
17 Willie Nelson 230
18 Old Crow Medicine Show 228
19 Joan Baez 227
20 Phil Lesh & Friends 224
21 The Radiators 221
22 Tom Jones 219
23 Elvis Presley 209
24 The Brian Setzer Orchestra 204
25 Bruce Springsteen 198
26 Johnny Cash 189
27 Thin Lizzy 183
28 Fairport Convention 182
29 Jorma Kaukonen 176
30 The Dublin Legends 175
31 Black Star Riders 174
32 Hugh Laurie 168
33 Richard Thompson 164
34 John Fogerty 163
35 Los Lobos 160
  Stevie Ray Vaughan 160
37 Ian Anderson 157
38 Jerry Garcia Band 154
  Neil Diamond 154
40 Eric Burdon & the Animals 143
41 Fiddler’s Green 133
  James Taylor 133
43 Kult 132
44 Jerry Garcia & John Kahn 128
45 Jaroslav Hutka 127
46 The String Cheese Incident 126
47 The Oak Ridge Boys 124
48 Roger McGuinn 123
49 Jethro Tull 121
50 Meat Puppets 120
  Robert Hunter 120
52 Dolly Parton 117
  The Cannons 117
54 The Corrs 115
  The Waterboys 115
56 Cowboy Junkies 113
57 The Notting Hillbillies 111
58 Irish Moutarde 110
59 Furthur 109
  Orthodox Celts 109
61 The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem 106
62 Martin Sexton 104
63 The High Kings 101
64 B.B. King 96
65 John Mellencamp 94
66 Mark Lanegan 91
67 Phish 89
68 Dave Rawlings Machine 87
69 The Broken Circle Breakdown Bluegrass Band 83
70 Mark Knopfler 81
71 Carolina Chocolate Drops 78
  Me First and the Gimme Gimmes 78
73 Jerry Garcia & David Grisman 77
74 The Charlie Daniels Band 76
75 The Felice Brothers 75
76 Rapalje 74
77 Metallica 72
78 Max Creek 71
  Ed Sheeran 71
80 Traffic 70
  Playing Dead 70
82 Shane MacGowan and The Popes 69
  The White Stripes 69
84 Little Feat 68
85 Moonalice 66
86 Billy Bragg & Joe Henry 63
87 The Dead 62
88 16 Horsepower 61
89 New Riders of the Purple Sage 60
90 Gillian Welch 58
  Robert Plant & Alison Krauss 58
  Richard Shindell 58
93 Mike Oldfield 57
  Bruce Hornsby 57
  Al Jardine 57
96 Arlo Guthrie 56
97 The Black Crowes 54
98 Bad Temper Joe 52
  Glen Hansard 52
100 The Clancy Brothers & Robbie O'Connell 51
  Uncle Tupelo 51
  Barenaked Ladies 51
  Jars of Clay 51
104 Andy Coe Band 49
  Petruska András 49
106 The Allman Brothers Band 48
107 Hank Williams III 47
  Sting 47
  Joe Russo's Almost Dead 47
  Shackled 47
111 Lila Downs 46
  Preservation Hall Jazz Band 46
  Eric Peter Schwartz 46
  The Derek Trucks Band 46
  Faith Assembly Worship 46
  Art Garfunkel 46
117 The Seldom Scene 45
118 Die Toten Hosen 44
  The Byrds 44
120 Deer Tick 42
  Makem & Spain Brothers 42
  The Wood Brothers 42
123 Jimmyjohn McCabe 41
124 Bob Weir 40
  Dead & Company 40
126 Jon Wilks 39
  Donovan 39
128 The Toy Dolls 38
  Chris Robinson Brotherhood 38
  The Fray 38
  Chris Robinson & The New Earth Mud 38
  Bethel Music 38
133 Big Brother & the Holding Company 37
  Mickey Hart 37
  Il Novecento 37
  The Other Ones 37
137 Dr. John 36
  Leon Russell 36
  Leftover Salmon 36
  Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 36
141 Acid Drinkers 35
  Pete Seeger 35
  Elvis Costello 35
  Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 35
145 Doc Watson 34
  Warren Haynes 34
  Andrea Gioe 34
  The Gutter Twins 34
  Mudcrutch 34
  Loreena McKennitt 34
  Forgotten Space 34
  Sifon 34
153 Nightwish 33
  Tommy Makem 33
  Dax Riggs 33
  P. Mobil 33
  Mannheim Steamroller 33
158 Widespread Panic 32
  System of a Down 32
  North Mississippi Allstars 32
161 Authority Zero 31
162 Reel Big Fish 30
  Dick Dale 30
  Fantastic Negrito 30
  Shane MacGowan 30
  Greenrose Faire 30
  Ian Gillan 30
168 The Gaslight Anthem 29
  U2 29
  The Twilight Singers 29
  Kazuya Yoshii 29
  Cat Power 29
173 Odetta 28
  Gordon Lightfoot 28
  The Clancy Brothers and Louis Killen 28
  Greg Dulli 28
  moe. 28
178 Alison Krauss & Union Station 27
  Jackie Greene 27
  Tito & Tarantula 27
  Old & In the Way 27
  Paddy and the Rats 27
  Jerry Lee Lewis 27
184 Tedeschi Trucks Band 26
  Liam Clancy 26
  Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang 26
187 Tracy Chapman 25
  The Animals 25
189 Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews & Orleans Avenue 24
  Ricky Skaggs 24
  Sweet Savage 24
  Frank Turner 24
193 Lyle Lovett 23
  Todd Snider 23
  The Devil Makes Three 23
  Ben Folds 23
197 Chris Kavanagh 22
  Kristin Hersh 22
  John Otway & The Big Band 22
  Ronan Keating 22
  Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes 22
  Jeff Beck & Brian Wilson 22
  R.E.M. 22
  Aquarium Rescue Unit 22
205 Mariah Carey 21
  Ry Cooder, Sharon White & Ricky Skaggs 21
  Beck 21
  Alison Krauss 21
  Rhiannon Giddens 21
  Gary Hoey 21
  Amy Helm 21
  Various Artists 21
  Trey Anastasio Band 21
  Barry Manilow 21
  Tears for Fears 21
216 The Hollies 20
  Santiano 20
  Kenny Rogers 20
  Big Leg Emma 20
  The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band 20
221 Screaming Trees 19
  Béla Fleck and the Flecktones 19
  The Mantras 19
  John Otway 19
  Punch Brothers 19
  David Lindley 19
227 Fats Domino 18
  Sinéad O’Connor 18
  Tommy Makem & Liam Clancy 18
  John Martyn 18
  Simon James Chisholm 18
  Belako 18
  Charlie Hustle & The Pickers 18
  Judy Collins 18
  Jorma Kaukonen Band 18
  Rufus Wainwright 18
  Poet Section 18
  Sailor 18
  Fabrizio De André 18
  Mark Seymour 18
241 Gregg Allman 17
  Blunderbuster 17
  David Bromberg 17
  The Alarm 17
  Steeleye Span 17
  Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band 17
247 Eric Bibb 16
  Great Big Sea 16
  Diamanda Galás 16
  Zucchero 16
  Crowder 16
  Eagles 16
  Johnny Rivers 16
254 Victorian Trout Conspiracy 15
  Sarah Connor 15
  Mike Giammarco 15
  Moriarty 15
  Elvis Costello and the Sugarcanes 15
  Pacific Panic 15
  Marlon Williams 15
  Mr. Irish Bastard 15
262 Billy Joel 14
  Lyle Lovett and His Large Band 14
  Jeff Tweedy 14
  Merle Haggard 14
  Mavis Staples 14
  The Swell Season 14
  Joan Baez feat. Indigo Girls 14
  Peter Mulvey 14
  Jefferson Starship 14
  Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan 14
  Bruce Hornsby & The Range 14
  Judy Garland 14
  Peppe Voltarelli 14
275 Nick Vasic 13
  Banjo Band Ivana Mládka 13
  Santana 13
  Celtic Woman 13
  Ricky Warwick 13
  The Deno Blues Gang 13
  Wilco 13
  Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby 13
  George Jones 13
  The Stray Birds 13
  The Smashing Pumpkins 13
  Dave Alvin 13
  The National 13
  Ryan Smith 13
  Carrie Underwood 13
  Dalriada 13
  Taj Mahal 13
  Ben Miller Band 13
  Indigo Girls 13
  Cesare Carugi 13
295 Jamey Johnson 12
  7 Walkers 12
  Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives 12
  Jefferson Airplane 12
  The Gun Club 12
  The Tubes 12
  NEEDTOBREATHE 12
  Jeff Buckley 12
  Benjamin Booker 12
  Blue Dogs 12
  Tom Waits 12
  Relient K 12
  Keller Williams 12
  Yo La Tengo 12
  Steve Earle 12
310 David Rawlings 11
  Voltage Worship 11
  Mumford & Sons 11
  Christy Moore 11
  Damien Dempsey 11
  David Garrett 11
  Rag’n’Bone Man 11
  The Wailin’ Jennys 11
  Aaron Neville 11
  Robert Randolph & The Family Band 11
  Nina Simone 11
  Mentallica 11
  Mike Gordon 11
  Human Nature 11
324 The Young Dubliners 10
  Gov’t Mule 10
  Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen 10
  Elliott Murphy 10
  Elton John & Billy Joel 10
  Willie Watson 10
  Buddy Guy 10
  The David Grisman Quintet 10
  The Rasmus 10
  mewithoutYou 10
  Karel Gott 10
  Colin Hay 10
  Eric Burdon 10
  Zmysł 10
  Yak 10
  The Marshall Tucker Band 10
  Chumbawamba 10
  Augustines 10
  The Mountain Goats 10
  The Kentucky Headhunters 10
344 Victoria de los Ángeles 9
  Michael McDonald 9
  The Weavers 9
  Brian Setzer 9
  Mahalia Jackson 9
  The Eric Steckel Band 9
  Dave Van Ronk 9
  Rockstar Racecar 9
  Joe Walsh 9
  Auróra 9
  The Animals and Friends 9
  They Might Be Giants 9
  AC/DC 9
  David Bromberg Band 9
  Tracy Grammer 9
  The Coward Brothers 9
  Reverend Horton Heat 9
  Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott 9
  Martha Tilston 9
  All About Eve 9
  Becoming the Archetype 9
  Olivia Newton‐John 9
  Erasure 9
  José Feliciano 9
  Fury 9
  Five Finger Death Punch 9
  Ed Kuepper 9
  The Meandering Cranberries 9
  Jeff Lang 9
  New Terminal Boy 9
  Eric Clapton 9
  Cruachan 9
  Twisted Sister 9
  Grace Potter & the Nocturnals 9
  Herbert Grönemeyer 9
  Black Velvet Band 9
  Led Zeppelin 9
  Beatrice 9
382 Steve Earle & The Dukes 8
  Melissa Etheridge 8
  Stu Allen & Mars Hotel 8
  Eddie From Ohio 8
  The Hooters 8
  Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers 8
  Lisa Loeb 8
  The Big Wu 8
  Newspring Worship 8
  Chris King Robinson 8
  Martijn Kentie 8
  The Quebe Sisters 8
  Paul Robeson 8
  Colorblind Dilemma 8
  Greg Keelor 8
  Shawn Mullins 8
  Melvin Seals & JGB (With Toni Brown) 8
  Levellers 8
  Sarah McLachlan 8
  Martina McBride 8
  Seasick Steve 8
  Vapors of Morphine 8
  Kingfish 8
  Rednex 8
  Delta Rae 8
  Daniel Landa 8
  Ely Guerra 8
  Chris de Burgh 8
  Happy Ol’ McWeasel 8
  Bill Haley & His Comets 8
  Allen Toussaint 8
  Rick Wakeman 8
  Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 8
  Amy Bleu 8
  Les Bateliers 8
  David Nelson Band 8
  Rock the World 8
  Normaal 8
  Soul Coughing 8
  Sufjan Stevens 8
422 Supersuckers 7
  Strangefolk 7
  Dan Bern 7
  Richard & Linda Thompson 7
  The Flying Burrito Brothers 7
  Uli Jon Roth 7
  Home Free 7
  Vlatko Stefanovski 7
  Blue Ties 7
  The Tossers 7
  Buddy Dee 7
  Rodriguez 7
  Roaring Jack 7
  Journey 7
  Rolls Rock 7
  Uncle John's Band 7
  Marian Anderson 7
  Blackberry Smoke 7
  Nick Lowe 7
  Emmylou Harris 7
  Lau 7
  Pearl Jam 7
  Marillion 7
  Scrum 7
  Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder 7
  Electron 7
  Toto 7
449 Katy Perry 6
  Peter Rowan 6
  Joan Shelley 6
  Sammy Davis Jr. 6
  Eric Bell Band 6
  Alabama 6
  Who & Why 6
  Northlake Baptist Church Choir 6
  Casey Neill 6
  Wovenhand 6
  Buckethead 6
  Hayseed Dixie 6
  Judah & The Lion 6
  Eddie Vedder 6
  The Word 6
  Wayne Newton 6
  Glen Campbell 6
  Half Past Five 6
  Ramin Karimloo 6
  Alestorm 6
  The Blind Boys of Alabama 6
  The Barra MacNeils 6
  Eva & Manu 6
  Schoolboy 6
  The Seekers 6
  Tears for Beers 6
  Gaelic Storm 6
  Josh Ritter 6
  The Painted Roses 6
  Gryphon 6
  John Doe 6
  KISS 6
  Chris Tomlin 6
  Bay City Rollers 6
  Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton 6
  Cyndi Lauper 6
  Paul Brady 6
  Aoife O’Donovan 6
  Charlie Hustle & The Grifters 6
  Gillian Welch & David Rawlings 6
  Negramaro 6
  Badfish 6
  Manassas 6
  Brian Setzer ’68 Comeback Special 6
  The Mavericks 6
  Leonard Cohen 6
  Jonathan Coulton 6
  Ed Kuepper & Jeff Wegener 6
497 Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra 5
  McGuinn, Clark & Hillman 5
  Harry Connick, Jr. 5
  Lasten Hautausmaa 5
  Stephen Kellogg and The Sixers 5
  The Neville Brothers 5
  Neil Young 5
  Bonnaroo Superjam 5
  Charles Mingus 5
  The Statler Brothers 5
  Marty Stuart 5
  Peter Lipa 5
  Leningrad Cowboys 5
  The Branford Marsalis Quartet 5
  The Ventures 5
  Nick Oliveri 5
  The Siegfrieds 5
  Andrea Bocelli 5
  Alela Diane 5
  Gretchen Wilson 5
  Marianne Faithfull 5
  Bobby Mahoney 5
  Natalie Merchant 5
  Zebra 5
  Gordon Stone 5
  Jamie N Commons 5
  Reverend Gary Davis 5
  Me’Shell NdegéOcello 5
  Brian Downey 5
  Greensky Bluegrass 5
  Patti Smith 5
  Ten11 5
  Elliott Smith 5
  Belfast Food 5
  Rosa Cedrón 5
  Eric Johnson 5
  Los Fergusongs 5
  Adam Faucett 5
  Straight No Chaser 5
  Olympic 5
  The Dirty Dozen Brass Band 5
  Brookwood Worship 5
  Phil Wickham 5
  The Max Weinberg 7 5
  Tori Amos 5
  The Cowsills 5
  Bill Callahan 5
  Urban Guerillas 5
  Tom Sweeney 5
  Blodwyn Pig 5
  The Kingston Trio 5
  Letz Zep 5
  Forever Fool 5
  Wynonna 5
  Øystein Sunde 5
  Wayne Hussey 5
  Trans‐Siberian Orchestra 5
  Mike Love 5
  Bobby “Blue” Bland 5
  Grace & Tony 5
  The Disco Biscuits 5
  Ash Grunwald 5
  The Del McCoury Band 5
  The Spencer Davis Group 5
  Jerry Garcia 5
  Steel Panther 5
  The Magpie Salute 5
  Nolwenn Leroy 5
  Elvis Costello & The Imposters 5
  Alan Cox 5
  Leon Redbone 5
  The Band 5
  The Low Anthem 5
570 Over the Rhine 4
  Jerry Douglas 4
  Charlie Hall 4
  The Pentangle 4
  Sandy Denny 4
  Pandora's Box 4
  Carolyn Hester 4
  Black Sabbath 4
  Colm Wilkinson 4
  Jorma Kaukonen Trio 4
  Lauryn Hill 4
  The Killers 4
  Railroad Earth 4
  Red Hot Chili Peppers 4
  Peter, Paul & Mary 4
  Ethel 4
  Rory Gallagher 4
  Cassandra Wilson 4
  Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams 4
  Modena City Ramblers 4
  Queen 4
  Vengeance 4
  Ian Moore 4
  Valous 4
  Ricky Ross 4
  Petra 4
  Space 4
  Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe 4
  Mediæval Bæbes 4
  Kari Jobe 4
  Colter Wall 4
  Rory Block 4
  Robert Earl Keen 4
  Billy Bragg 4
  The Knitters 4
  Counting Crows 4
  Monsieur Periné 4
  Pungent Stench 4
  Rick Danko 4
  Gene Clark 4
  Dave Alvin and the Guilty Men 4
  Pixies 4
  Mr. Blotto 4
  Volatus 4
  Dead Rock West 4
  Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys 4
  Michael W. Smith 4
  Scorpions 4
  The Police 4
  Steve Poltz 4
  Charlie Louvin 4
  Primal Fear 4
  Makem & Spain 4
  Simon & Garfunkel 4
  John Hiatt and Lyle Lovett 4
  Mutual Admiration Society 4
  Neal Morse 4
  The Wiggles 4
  Firkin 4
  My Morning Jacket 4
  Bob Dylan & Tom Petty 4
  Kenny G 4
  Lucero 4
  Rhythm Devils 4
  Alison Moyet 4
  David Marks 4
  Steve Winwood 4
  Justin Townes Earle 4
  Cara Dillon 4
  Rea Garvey 4
  Muddy Magnolias 4
  The Chieftains 4
  Hiss Golden Messenger 4
  Dandelion Revenge 4
  Gorilla Rodeo! 4
  Lynyrd Skynyrd 4
  Travis Tritt 4
  Alasdair Roberts 4
  Adam Faith 4
  Melvin Seals 4
  Sloppy and the Joes 4
  John Scofield 4
  Die Ärzte 4
  The Codetalkers with Col. Bruce Hampton 4
  Bonnie “Prince” Billy 4
  Leo Kottke 4
  Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals 4
  Kelly Joe Phelps 4
  Maria Muldaur 4
  Clancy, O'Connell & Clancy 4
  Christopher Paul Stelling 4
  Little Richard 4
  Puddles Pity Party 4
  Totální nasazení 4
  Martha & Rufus Wainwright 4
  Glasvegas 4
  Mike Peters 4
  Dr. John & the Lower 911 4
  Will Bozarth 4
  Anders Osborne 4
  The Washington Squares 4
  Vaud and the Villains 4
  Hugues Aufray 4
  Coppelius 4
  Conrad Keely 4
675 Manfred Mann’s Earth Band 3
  Tommy Emmanuel 3
  Levin Brothers 3
  Rowwen Hèze 3
  Willie Nelson & Asleep at the Wheel 3
  The Kennedys 3
  The Duhks 3
  The Waltons 3
  Robyn Hitchcock 3
  The Airplane Family and Friends 3
  Great American String Band 3
  Ruthie Foster 3
  Tom Rush 3
  Casey Neill & The Norway Rats 3
  Bill Monroe 3
  Trombone Shorty 3
  Neil Young & Crazy Horse 3
  ADX 3
  Umphrey’s McGee 3
  Kermit Ruffins & The Barbecue Swingers 3
  Richard Benson 3
  Erland and the Carnival 3
  The Ten Tenors 3
  Paweł Kukiz 3
  Blues Traveler 3
  Hot Club of Cowtown 3
  Trampled by Turtles 3
  Grace Potter 3
  Peter Bryngelsson 3
  Head for the Hills 3
  Ekoostik Hookah 3
  Liam Gleason 3
  Boyband 3
  The Deep Dark Woods 3
  Mississippi John Hurt 3
  Juliet Simms 3
  Chris Robinson 3
  Haley Reinhart 3
  Crowded House 3
  Alex Bleeker and the Freaks 3
  Ally the Fiddle 3
  Cracker 3
  Radar Hill 3
  Dean Torrence 3
  Phil Ochs 3
  Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra 3
  Andrew King 3
  Alex Chilton 3
  Mick Jagger 3
  Amanda Palmer 3
  The Fab Faux 3
  Rich Robinson 3
  Mosaic MSC 3
  Heymoonshaker 3
  Ash Five 3
  Kid Rock 3
  The Men That Will Not Be Blamed for Nothing 3
  Natalia Przybysz 3
  The Wallflowers 3
  Sam Amidon 3
  Amos Lee 3
  Hey Rosetta! 3
  The Four Voices 3
  Bryan Ferry 3
  Karnataka 3
  Serj Tankian 3
  Nina Hagen 3
  Johnny Logan 3
  Dickey Betts 3
  Rhiannon Giddens & Dirk Powell Duo 3
  June Tabor & Oysterband 3
  Hot Potato Band 3
  Bachman–Turner Overdrive 3
  Matt Maher 3
  Mac Powell 3
  Red House Painters 3
  The Digital Age 3
  Leon Russell and Edgar Winter 3
  Phil Lee 3
  Hoyt Axton 3
  Drivin’ N’ Cryin’ 3
  Jeffrey Foucault 3
  Tex Perkins & The Tennessee Four 3
  Soledad 3
  The Richard Thompson Band 3
  Ella Fitzgerald 3
  Obsidian Kingdom 3
  The Chills 3
  Tanita Tikaram 3
  Patrick Wolf 3
  Iris DeMent 3
  Soul Asylum 3
  Randy Jackson 3
  Prince 3
  John Denver 3
  Mandolin Orange 3
  Leaves’ Eyes 3
  Mary Chapin Carpenter 3
  The Best of Britain 3
  Streetlight Manifesto 3
  John Wesley Harding 3
  David J 3
  Blueground Undergrass 3
  Clap Your Hands Say Yeah 3
  Taj Mahal Trio 3
  Earls of Leicester 3
  Lucinda Williams 3
  Jane’s Addiction 3
  Jake Armerding 3
  Purpleland 3
  Herman van Veen 3
  The Carter Family 3
  NAH 3
  Sha Na Na 3
  Erja Lyytinen 3
  Aqueous 3
  The Surf City Allstar Band 3
  Hot Buttered Rum 3
  Peter Belli 3
  American Idol Ensemble 3
  Happoradio 3
  Carl Perkins 3
  The Unlikely Candidates 3
  Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin 3
  Luxuslärm 3
  Amythyst Kiah 3
  The Dawn 3
  Danny Vaughn 3
  Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick 3
  Sublime 3
  Sandi Thom 3
  Matt Nathanson 3
  Broeder Dieleman 3
  T‐Bone Burnett 3
  Caitlin Harnett 3
810 Barry Melton 2