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Brian Wilson Visits Grammy Museum To Discuss “Long Promised Road”

Beach Boys founder Brian Wilson appeared at the Grammy Museum to talk about the new documentary film Long Promised Road, along with a panel that included director Brent Wilson, journalist Jason Fine, who has a prominent appearance in the film … Continue reading

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Love & Mercy, or, Escape from Landy: Brian Wilson’s Story

It is almost impossible for a diehard Beach Boys fan to watch Bill Pohlad’s “Love & Mercy” (released by Lionsgate 9/15/15 on DVD and DVD Blu-ray) with any sort of objective detachment. The Beach Boys’ world was (and still is, … Continue reading

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The Beach Boys’ Intimate Evening At The Grammy Museum

The Beach Boys’ 50th anniversary reunion has proved to be an unexpected windfall for long time fans. The 50-date tour reuniting Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, David Marks and Bruce Johnston, which ends next week in London, has been … Continue reading

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The Beach Boys at 50 Years: Santa Barbara County Bowl 5/27/12

In 1966 the Beach Boys released their masterpiece, album, Pet Sounds, now universally recognized as one of the greatest rock and roll recordings of all time. I will be dating myself here, but I was 1 in 1966. I didn’t … Continue reading

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‘Long Time No See’ – LOS ANGELES BEAT Exclusive Interview With Emitt Rhodes (Part 1 of 2)

Emitt Rhodes. If you already know who he is, then seeing his name in print is likely to get your eyes focused and locked-on like a bird of prey catching the movement of a twig in the foliage beneath a … Continue reading

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