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5 Things You Need To Know About Today In Music History: 02/03/2016

Music history buffs grab a chair and let’s find out what happened today.

1) In 1964 The Beach Boys release “Fun, Fun Fun” on the same day The Beatles release “I Want To Hold Your Hand.” Over time both songs have proven to be huge hits, but when they were released “Fun, Fun, Fun” peaked at #5 and “I Want To Hold Your Hand” peaked at #44. 133 more words

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Forrest Gump: OST - Various Artists [#492]

I was never a fan of Tom Hank’s lumbering buffoon Forrest Gump. The film was a little too whimsical for my liking but I felt that the soundtrack was well researched and included a good few classic popular songs from the period of history in which the film is set. 21 more words

Various Artists

Carol Kaye: I Never Really Wanted to Do Studio Work

SKF NOTE: In the early 1980s, when I spoke with musician Carol Kaye, I felt incredibly fortunate. I still feel that way. I was working to put together a history of rock drummers that, at times, was tough to piece together. 1,759 more words

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Looking for Pet Sounds...

Being invited to San Diego as the last stop of my journey was a real treat. Not only would I have all the time in the world to let my body be washed by the Pacific waves. 226 more words

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A Conversation with Free Cake For Every Creature

Interview by Stephanie Holstein ’18

Free Cake For Every Creature is the project of Katie Bennett, who has been releasing amazing music for the past few years on… 1,509 more words

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Where The Desert Meets The Sea - Tribute to Beach Boys & Eagles

2016 promises to be a year of new opportunities for the Whittier Center Theater in Old Town Theater. A venue used mostly for LIVE community theater productions in this quiet little town, the theater dipped it’s toes into the cool and vast pool of the tribute band world in 2015 with two productions showcasing the best of these entertainers. 305 more words

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