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New Releases: The Beach Boys, Neil Young, Joe Walsh & Big Reissues

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. In what may be the best week all year for classic rock releases, we’ve […]

06/05/2012

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New Releases: Books About The Beach Boys, Neil Young & Springsteen

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again.

05/30/2012

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The Beach Boys Bring California Dreamin’ To NYC On Reunion Tour

About an hour into their set at New York’s Beacon Theatre last night (May 10), the Beach Boys hit their stride, like a surfer catching that big, juicy wave. Though the band’s members – who […]

05/10/2012

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The Beach Boys Take Over Fallon’s Late Night With Three Performances, Interview

On last night’s episode of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, the reunited Beach Boys dominated the show, performing not just new single “That’s Why God Made The Radio” but also two classics, 1966’s “Wouldn’t It […]

05/08/2012

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“The Wrecking Crew” And The Lost Art Of Studio Recording

Is recording “live” in the studio a lost art? Filmmaker Denny Tedesco thinks it may be. He’s directed The Wrecking Crew, a documentary about the group of musicians that included drummer Hal Blaine, bassist Carol […]

04/27/2012

JACK’s Inside Track: The Beach Boys

Fifty years worth of Surfin’ Safaris?? Brian Wilson’s sanity isn’t that old, but he’s functioning enough to embark on The Beach Boys 50th Anniversary tour this year! Let’s hope Dr. Eugene Landy doesn’t have to […]

01/04/2012

Beach Boys Brian Wilson Reimagines Gershwin

The Gershwin vault is a musical Holy Grail, a metaphorical repository of more than 100 unfinished songs and fragments of songs written by legendary composer [lastfm]George Gershwin[/lastfm] and his brother Ira. Last year, the Gershwin […]

08/18/2010

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