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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


The Daily Cut: David Lee Roth "California Girls"

David Lee Roth: “California Girls”

ALBUM:  Crazy from the Heat EP

YEARS:  late 1984 (single), early 1985 (EP)

WRITERS:  Brian Wilson and Mike Love

Peaked at number-three on the Billboard Hot 100 and also hit number-three on their Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. 160 more words


Some new comments on Posts

New comments published today on two stories:-

Jim Cobley comments on the announcement of Tony Garner’s death, click here;

Mike Love comments on the All Saints Pastoral Centre at London Colney, click here;

All Saints Pastoral Centre

Beach, Shark

Last word on the Beach Boys: here they are at the Fillmore East with Bill Graham watching from the wings.

Mike Love is an asshole.

Our Daily Bread 153: Cloud


Cloud   ‘Zen Summer’   (Paper Trail Records)  April 7th 2015

If Tyler Taormina’s last album Comfort Songs was a nod in the direction of The Beach Boys during their sobering pinning… 495 more words

Animal Collective

March 15 in history

44 BC Julius Ceasar was stabbed to death by Marcus Junius Brutus, Gaius Cassius Longinus, Decimus Junius Brutus and several other Roman senators on the… 503 more words