Beach Boys

Elizabeth Banks and John Cusack in 'Love & Mercy.' (Photo credit: Francois Duhamel)

As Brian Wilson and John Cusack Explain, ‘Love & Mercy’ Is No Run-of-the-Mill Biopic

Wilson feels the film ‘Love & Mercy,’ which explores two vital points in his life, is ‘factual.’ And he approves. ‘It took me back to when I actually recorded the music.’

06/05/2015

Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy Fallon Singing ‘Barbara Ann’ with Wax Statues of Himself Is a Little Creepy

It’s cool and fun for Jimmy Fallon…until it’s not.

03/27/2015

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Watch Paul Dano & John Cusack Transform Into Brian Wilson in ‘Love & Mercy’ Trailer

A new trailer gives fans a sneak peek at actors Paul Dano and John Cusack transforming into Brian Wilson.

02/26/2015

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13 Songs That Will Make You Cry Icicles This Winter

This playlist is best listened to while wearing a parka and holding a nice mug of hot chocolate. No mini marshmallows though. This way you get a taste of what true seasonal affectiveness disorder is like.

01/20/2015

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Brian Wilson, Pharrell, Sam Smith, Elton John, Lorde and One Direction Among All-Star Cast on Beach Boys’ ‘God Only Knows’ Remake: Watch

Florence Welch, Dave Grohl, Brian May and Chrissie Hynde are also among the marquee musicians involved in the charity single.

10/08/2014

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Inside This Week’s ‘Secret’ Beatles and Beach Boys Releases

Strangely, neither The Beatles Bootleg Recordings 1963 nor the Beach Boys’ The Big Beat 1963 even had press releases to announce their existence, and aren’t even mentioned on either band’s official website or Facebook page.

12/20/2013

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Beach Boys ‘Smile’ Wins Best Historical Album GRAMMY

Beach Boys fans had to wait decades for The Smile Sessions box set to be released. Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, along with compilation co-producers Alan Boyd, Mark Linett and Dennis Wolfe and mastering engineer Mark […]

02/10/2013

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No (Mike) Love At Upcoming Brian Wilson Concert

Brian Wilson has just announced, via his website, an upcoming concert at the Fraze Pavilion in Kettering, Ohio, on July 25. Interestingly, the post also mentions that “special guests Al Jardine and David Marks will be performing with Brian.”

01/22/2013

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Could It Happen: A Chicago Reunion With Peter Cetera

The Chicago business is still a healthy one: like The Beach Boys, they tour every year to large crowds. But also like The Beach Boys, reuniting with their ex-frontman would be a huge event that would get the band more media attention than they’ve had in years, and would probably be a big enough deal to lead to a tour headlining the venues where they usually split the bill.

09/13/2012

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Beach Boys Are ‘Doin’ It Again’ With New DVD, Greatest Hits Collections

The band is celebrating 50 years with a new DVD.

08/08/2012

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