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♫ Kokomo ♫

I liked the Beach Boys well enough in their heyday, the 1960s, but then their “fifteen minutes of fame”  (actually around 4 years) came to an end, and for me, life got real very fast, and by 1988, I had been married, divorced, and was struggling with three jobs trying to support three children, one severely disabled, and earn a Master’s degree.  977 more words

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The Infinite Jukebox: The Beach Boys' 'California Girls'

In those long ago, sunlit years of my youth, otherwise known as 1977, I was out of work and broke, broker than I have been since. 865 more words

Soundtrack Of A Lifetime

The BEACH BOYS - " The Albums You Should Own "

For some bands, it’s an awesome to try and collate what their best album is. For instance Do you prefer Abbey Road, Revolver, or Sgt. Peppers?  5,394 more words

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Song Of The Day: The Beach Boys, "All Summer Long"

With the beginning of August  slowly creeping upon us, that only means one thing–the summer is soon to be winding down; school starts back up, life returns to “normal,” and all is right with the world!   60 more words

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New The Beach Boys Album This Week - YES :

It is always a good thing when the greatest American band of them all releases a new collection, I mean we might have bought all these songs a million times but there is always magic in them being put together in different ways, or on this occasion, with different sonics. 146 more words

The BEACH BOYS - " Carl And The Passions So Tough " Released on 15th May 1972

Where next after the album Surf’s Up?That was the question for The Beach Boys as they sailed the uncertain commercial waters of the early 1970s. 683 more words

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Help me Rhonda. The real story.

Original publish date:  February 20, 2015

This week marks the 50th anniversary of a song that is considered by many to be a rock ‘n roll classic, by others as an an ear-worm impossible to forget and to me an anthem to my lovely wife. 2,225 more words

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