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Jimmy Fallon’s ‘First Drafts of Rock: The Beach Boys’ “Fun Fun Fun”

In his new feature on the Tonight Show, “First Drafts of Rock,” Fallon takes a look at an early version of The Beach Boys’ “Fun, Fun, Fun.”


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The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson Announces Solo U.S. Tour

Brian Wilson will celebrate summer with an extensive U.S. tour.


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This Week In History: The Beach Boys, Chic’s ‘Le Freak’ + Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band LIVE!

This week, Big Jay highlights The Beach Boys’ live album, Chic’s “Le Freak,” and Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band’s LIVE / 1975-1985 album!


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Star-Studded Cast Sings Beach Boys Classic “God Only Knows” To Launch BBC Music

Watch The Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows,” remade with the help of a few friends to celebrate the launch of BBC Music.


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This Week In History: The Beach Boys “Get Around,” The Commodores Are “Slippery When Wet” + the Flashdance Soundtrack Gives Thriller a Scare

This week, Big Jay highlights The Beach Boys’ chart-topping single, “I Get Around,” The Commodores’ first #1 hit soul single, “Slippery When Wet,” and the Flashdance Soundtrack gives Michael Jackson’s #1 “Thriller” a scare.


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This Week In History: “Help Me Rhonda,” Diana’s “Love Hangover” & Whitney Houston

This week, Big Jay highlights The Beach Boys’ “Help Me Rhonda,” Diana’s “Love Hangover” and Whitney Houston’s time at the top of the charts.


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20 Songs From The ’60s That Your Kids Should Know By Heart

These are twenty songs from the 1960s that, at one point in time, were the life of the party and now it’s up to you to teach them to your children and make them appreciate them.


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Top 5 Sibling Rivalries In The CBS-FM Hall Of Fame

These brothers made beautiful music together but also hated each other’s guts.


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Mike Love’s Beach Boys Or Brian Wilson And Friends: Who Is The Real Deal?

With the Beach Boys’ 50th anniversary tour firmly in the rear-view mirror of their little deuce coupe – and Mike Love effectively ditching his bandmates on the side of the road to drive off on his own – what is a Beach Boys fan to do in 2013?


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Paul Dano To Portray Young Brian Wilson In Biopic ‘Love & Mercy’

For years, a biopic based on the troubled and triumphant life of the Beach Boys’ creative mastermind, Brian Wilson, has been in the works. Now the film, titled Love & Mercy, is charging full speed ahead, casting actor Paul Dano in the role of young Wilson, according to The Hollywood Reporter.