Tags » Dennis Wilson

CARL WILSON - " Beach Boy " December 21st 1946 - February 6th 1998

Carl Wilson is one of the most-loved and much-missed vocalists and musicians of his generation, whose glorious voice and authoritative guitar graced scores of great recordings. 703 more words


Album Review: Pond - "Man It feels Like Space Again"

This review originally appeared on Tonedeaf.com.au

Having already released three full length albums it seemed as though Pond were intent on being able to fly under the radar of the mid-noughtie’s psyche-rock resurgence. 1,145 more words

Album Review

"Cease to Exist" (Charles Manson 'music motive'/The Beach Boys association (2008. Documentary)


from Ryan Oksenberg 2 years ago

“Cease To Exist” (2008. Documentary) explores the music motive to the Manson murders and uncovers Charles Manson’s relationship with Beach Boys’ drummer Dennis Wilson and record producer Terry Melcher. 41 more words

SIGIHT (Song I'm Glad I Heard Today): Gene Clark "Strength of Strings"

One of the great tragedies of rock and roll was that founding Byrds singer/songwriter Gene Clark never sold any records outside of his all-too-brief membership in one of America’s pioneering rock bands. 396 more words

DECEMBER 31: Introducing the Beach Boys

ABOVE: The Beach Boys during an early recording session. Brian Wilson, the group’s leader, is the middle.

ON THIS DATE in 1961, the Beach Boys played their first paying gig at the Long Beach Municipal Stadium, earning $300. 161 more words