Influence seems to be the main criteria for entrance into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
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.
He may not be a household name, but Stephen Kalinich has had his material recorded with Brian Wilson and Sir Paul McCartney — pretty good company.
Many consider the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame a joke, so how come Rock’s biggest pranksters are ignored?
NOW Magazine will present honor to Beach Boys mastermind on June 16 during NXNE Festival
Legendary Beach Boys collaborator teams with contemporary illustrators for his new series of singles
Almost every discussion about Brian Wilson and The Beach Boys has to begin with “Pet Sounds,” the album that changed everything for the group.
Johnny Rivers gave Rock & Roll’s best oldies new life and introduced the world to the songwriting genius of Jimmy Webb in a long, hit-filled career
Dave Brubeck, Brian Wilson, Roberta Flack, Johnny Winter and others are scheduled to perform at various New York venues throughout June
The third part of this four-part series continues with the author’s interviews with Phil Spector, Brian Wilson, Leonard Cohen, and others.