the beach boys
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.
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.
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.
These brothers made beautiful music together but also hated each other’s guts.
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?
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.
THE CASE: After 50 years on the stage, should classic rockers consider hanging it up over a little thing like a 70th birthday?
As 2012 comes to a close, we’re revisiting the year’s biggest stories through the lens of some of our station’s biggest artists. Status: Reunited… sort of New Albums Released: One (That’s Why God Made The […]
The theme of this year’s nominations could be taken in a number of ways, but when you look at the contenders up for all-powerful Album of the Year category, one thing is certain: it’s the year of the underdogs and the newcomers.
The new DVD, titled The Beach Boys Live In Concert – 50th Anniversary Tour, features hours of concert footage including tons of the band’s hit songs, album cuts and even some new ones – plus interviews with the boys and much more. Brian Wilson is quoted in the trailer, saying how happy he is that this concert was captured on film “so that everyone, whether you were there or not, will be able to see what an historical event it was.”