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Why Does the Beach Boys' 'Pet Sounds' Still Have Its Hold on Us?
15 May 2016 // 9:00 PM
Fifty years on, Brian Wilson’s emotive musings on love, loss, and loneliness have proven to be truly timeless.
1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music
5 Feb 2015 // 8:05 PM
The year 1965 saw many musical developments, a significant one of which is Brian Wilson's development from poet laureate of high school to baroque visionary.
The End of the Beach Boys' Summer
6 Aug 2013 // 5:40 PM
Then and now, the ethical questions that arise here involve the choice to turn this troubled phase of Brian Wilson's life and career into entertainment.
The Personal Accounts of The Beach Boys Make This Documentary Worthwhile
26 Sep 2016 // 8:45 PM
Classic Albums: Pet Sounds expands the mythos of one musician to an entire group, and in doing so, allows us to see the project in a different, equally compelling light.
The Beach Boys: Becoming the Beach Boys
25 Aug 2016 // 8:30 PM
Becoming the Beach Boys offers a comprehensive glimpse into the embryonic stages of one of America’s finest pop groups.
NYC Randomness: 'Love & Mercy' Panel + 'Skin Wars' Fashion Event
11 Jun 2015 // 5:00 AM
Some photos of Brian Wilson and John Cusack discussing Love & Mercy and of a Skin Wars body-painting fashion show.
The 12 Best Brian Wilson Songs
20 May 2015 // 3:00 AM
In addition to his recent album, No Pier Pressure, Brian Wilson is about to have a biopic about him released in theaters. The 12 songs below also form a vivid portrait of his life as a pop genius.
Beach Boy Brian Wilson says biopic ‘Love & Mercy’ gets it right
9 Apr 2015 // 8:24 AM
Brian Wilson has always seen the power of music as something that transcended mere entertainment.
Mike Love’s touring plans raise questions about group’s future
25 Sep 2012 // 7:35 AM
LOS ANGELES — Even on a day designed to celebrate 50 years of the signature harmonies of the Beach Boys, the notoriously fractious group couldn’t avoid