The Beach Boys’ newest studio album, “That’s Why God Made The Radio,” is more than good. It is, in a word, phenomenal.
A lot has been written over the last 50 years about The Beach Boys. While the group has had more downs than ups in recent years, its fan base remains as loyal as ever.
We don’t have a museum or awards ceremony, but Goldmine does have a desire to honor deserving musicians and an alternative to the Rock Hall.
Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston and David Marks will record a new studio album, reissue the band’s back catalog and tour internationally.
The decades-long wait will soon be over. Original Beach Boys Al Jardine, Mike Love, and Brian Wilson have teamed up with Capitol/EMI to collect and compile the band’s legendary 1966-’67 sessions for the never-completed “SMiLE” album.
“The Boys of Summer” is a 14-song CD collection that brings together Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Carl Wilson, Dennis Wilson and Jan & Dean for the first time in their long history.
Not all the right Beach Boys were on hand for the photo shoot for the “Summer Days (And Summer Nights!!)” album cover. Here are the photos, too!
Endless touring and recording was the regimen for The Beach Boys in 1965, and although Al Jardine missed the album cover’s photo shoot he still remembers those days fondly.
If you are a fan of rock ‘n’ roll history then the Rock Con festival in New Jersey is the place you want to be. On three days — July 30 through August 1 — the festival promotes itself as the “Weekend …
Long overlooked, the Beach Boys’ 1968 album Friends embodies the group’s California summer aesthetic.