Tag: Brian Wilson

Brian Wilson And Van Dyke Parks

Brian Wilson & Van Dyke Parks: Orange Crate Art (Omnivore Recordings)

In 1992, as Beach Boy Brian Wilson’s life once again turned tumultuous, his old friend Van Dyke Parks reached out to him and offered a chance to collaborate. Orange Crate Art, released in 1995 to little fanfare, has now been reissued with a bold and delightful expanded edition, and has stood the test of time.

The Beach Boys 1969 I'm Going Your Way

Song Of The Day: The Beach Boys, “I’m Going Your Way”

Taken from the Capitol Records release, The Beach Boys 1969: I’m Going Your Way.

EXCLUSIVE FIRST LISTEN: Murry Wilson & Snow, “Break Away”

We are extremely pleased to bring you an exclusive first listen to the archival release Murry Wilson & Snow, a heretofore unknown demo recording from 1969. Set aside your preconceived notions and enjoy a surprisingly good little number.

Song Of The Day: George Faulkner Sings Murry Wilson, “Happy, Happy Holiday”

Taken from the Bolt Records release, Murry Christmas!.

Song Of The Day: Jeffrey Foskett, “The Warmth Of The Sun”

Taken from the BMG release, Voices.

EXCLUSIVE WORLD PREMIERE: George Faulkner Sings Murry Wilson, “Te-e-e-e-ex-as”

We are extremely excited to bring you the first listen to a fascinating new project that is aimed to promote the underrated work of one of rock and roll’s unfortunate and misunderstood characters, Murry Wilson.

Song Of The Day: The Beach Boys, “Girl Don’t Tell Me”

Brian Wilson offers up a surprisingly mature song about a boy being secure in the fact that his summer romance is over. It’s a perfect finale as we head into Labor Day weekend and the start of a brand-new season.

Song Of The Day: The Beach Boys, “All Summer Long”

Having a fun summer? Starting tomorrow, it’s almost over–and here’s a lovely anthem to that point in the year…

The Beach Boys: Wake The World: The Friends Sessions (Capitol)

The first of two offerings in the annual Beach Boys copyright extension series, this alternate version of their album Friends is a beautiful and surprisingly essential collection that offers new depth to one of their most underrated albums.

Song Of The Day: The Beach Boys, “Girl Don’t Tell Me”

Brian Wilson offers up a surprisingly mature song about a boy being secure in the fact that his summer romance is over. It’s a perfect finale as we head into Labor Day weekend and the start of a brand-new season.