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From Surfin' to Siberia: 1.17 - 1.23

Well, after spending the last couple of weeks noting the lack of visiting artists, we have a a nice influx of visitors this week, including stellar jazz artists, as well as artists from Guinea, West Africa, Siberia, California, and Russia. 1,766 more words

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Almost Summer - Celebration with Mike Love

Chart Position: 28

  • From the film Almost Summer
  • Written by Mike Love, Brian Wilson and Al Jardine
  • Lead vocals: Mike Love
  • Keyboards: Ron Altbach, Gary Griffin…
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The Beach Boys: 1967-Sunshine Tomorrow 2: The Studio Sessions (Capitol Records)

Over the past few years, one of the biggest thrills for Beach Boys fans has been their end-of-the-year copyright releases, resulting in legal bootlegs from the band’s official archives. 544 more words

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Classic Rock Almanac September 3, 2017


2010-ELO cellist Mike Edwards dies at 62 when a bale of hay rolls down a hill and smashes into the van he’s driving in rural England. 381 more words


September 3 in history

36 BC  In the Battle of Naulochus, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, admiral of Octavian, defeated Sextus Pompeius, son of Pompey, thus ending Pompeian resistance to the Second Triumvirate. 694 more words


The Beach Boys Ultimate Playlist


For my own use, I decided to begin compiling a complete, chronological* list of every Beach Boys studio recording that currently circulates. This list includes solo recordings as well. 5,152 more words

Brian Wilson - Hammersmith

Brian Wilson and his band play Pet Sounds (complete), in the second half of their set at the Hammersmith Apollo, Hammersmith, London.  Beach Boy collaborator and member Al Jardine and his son Matt, performed with him.