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American Influences: Glen Campbell

I just read some sad news. The Great American Entertainer, Glen Campbell, has been placed by his family in an Alzheimer’s Care Facility, after a valiant three year battle with the dreaded destroyer of lives. 959 more words

Entertainment

I Don't Believe In Love

I Don’t Believe In Love

By Maurie Nord

I don’t believe in Love.

I believe in Brian Wilson and

A better Land of  Love

Old fashioned… 84 more words

NaPoWriMo

The Beach Boys Will Play in Newport this Summer

The Beach Boys will be surfing into the Newport Concert Series at the Newport Yachting Center this summer. The band will perform on Aug. 16 and they go on sale at noon on Thursday.  196 more words

Local News

Almost One Of The Ten Best Albums Of All Time

And this quite possibly really should be there. Twenty eight minutes of perfection, of perfectly crafted pop songs, simply magnificent. And this is probably the second-best pop song of all time. 123 more words

Music

THE DUMBING DOWN OF US

This is one of those unpalatable, indigestible ideas that has stuck in my craw many times before, often when I’ve just surrendered to bedtime sometime after midnight. 695 more words

Author G. A. De Forest

Six Guitars

I own six guitars.  Six of the best friends I have.

John Denver was my inspiration for buying the first guitar.  John and a woman named Kate who sang and played a red Gibson Hummingbird. 292 more words

God Only Knows

Who: Beach Boys
When: 1967
What: boyish harmonizing, beach babes, dreamy surf rock
Quote: Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to the beach, going to Disneyland, having fun.

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