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3AM Eternal: The Beach Boys "4th of July" (1970)/A Celebration Concert (1980)

This powerful unreleased ballad was one of Dennis Wilson‘s finest songwriting numbers, and features the angelic vocals of brother Carl. It was slated to be released on the band’s 1971 album  110 more words

Three AM Eternal

Review: Love and Mercy

This is what we do know…Brian Wilson, his brothers, Dennis, Carl and cousin Mike Love revolutionized the 60’s rock scene with their distinct vocal harmonies and lyrics as The Beach Boys and that they sold in excess of 100 million records worldwide making them one of the world’s best-selling bands of all time. 401 more words

Film Reviews

Love & Mercy (Bill Pohlad, 2015)

After The Beatles, The Beach Boys were the first band I really loved. I bought records that I couldn’t really play, committed an A&E Biography of Brian Wilson to memory (still looking for a way to put this skill on a resume), and I may have even fashioned some Beach Boys puppets out of popsicle sticks. 1,512 more words

Films

Epic Concerts: The Beach Boys - Live at Knebworth 1980

On a cold and rainy summer’s eve in mid-June in Knebworth, England, the capacity crowd, tightly controlled through an increased security team following the happenings of Led Zeppelin’s set the year prior, a California band, far away from home, took the stage as the headlining act and fully brought with them the sounds of summers past, American sounds of the 1960s and ’70s, on-point vocal harmonies, and some California sunshine into an otherwise overcast evening. 431 more words

Music

Two-Lane Blacktop

This semester I am enrolled in an American films of the seventies course at my school. The class is basically about how and why this strange time in American cinema came about and the landmark films that came out of it. 1,160 more words

Review

Nebula's Eddie Glass doubts that Hendrix's acid would still be good

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, AUG. 14, 2003

By Steve Newton

While preparing to interview Nebula guitarist-vocalist Eddie Glass, I honed in on his band’s Web site and came across a 1998 write-up from a concert at the Tattoo Bar in Forth Worth, Texas. 480 more words

American Made

Top 10 Beach Boys Songs Not From Pet Sounds/Smile/Smiley Smile:

1. I Need A Mess Of Help To Stand Alone
2. Never Learn Not To Love
3. Sail On Sailor
4. Surf’s Up
5. Little Bird… 17 more words