Articles tagged smile

Influential ‘lost’ album ‘Smile’ is officially released 44 years late

LOS ANGELES — “The Velvet Underground’s first album only sold 10,000 copies,” Brian Eno’s famous quote posits, “but everyone who bought it formed a band.”

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After finishing his long-lost ‘Smile,’ Beach Boys guru returns with a tribute to Los Angeles

Smiling liberated Brian Wilson. The act of completing his pop opus “Smile,” 37 years after he’d abandoned it, suddenly reopened the creative floodgates for the

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12 Oct 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Brian Wilson: Smile

Thirty-eight years. That’s how long it has taken for the album Smile to be completed. Conceptualized at the peak of the Beach Boys’ popularity

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10 Apr 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Jacky Terrasson: Smile

Around my way, they never figured on the French Kid making the Move. They never really talked about the French Kid. Sure, we all knew

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31 Dec 1994 // 11:03 PM

	The Jayhawks: Smile

There is a little sticker on the CD that says: “Named one of the most influential bands of the decade by Rolling Stone and Spin.”

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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