THE BEACH BOYS’ ‘PET SOUNDS’ TURNS 50
The Beach Boys and Capitol/UMe Celebrate Iconic Album’s Golden Anniversary with Special Commemorative Editions and Exclusive Merchandise The Beach Boys’ iconic 1966 album, Pet Sounds, is universally hailed as one of popular music’s most important recordings of all time. May 16 marks the acclaimed album’s 50th anniversary, and to commemorate the milestone, The Beach Boys and Capitol/UMe will release special expanded editions of the recorded masterpiece, as well as aRead story
Sounds Of Summer Makes Its Vinyl Debut
Certified triple platinum in the U.S., Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys presents 30 of the band’s biggest hits in one collection. Making its vinyl debut with this 2LP release in a gatefold package, Sounds Of Summer packs 30 Top 40 charting U.S. singles, including 13 Top 10 hits and four Number One smashes, “I Get Around,” “Help Me, Rhonda,” “Good Vibrations,” and “Kokomo.” Since itsRead story
Mike Love – GOOD VIBRATIONS: My Life As A Beach Boy
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of “Good Vibrations” this year, Mike Love’s book “GOOD VIBRATIONS: My Life As A Beach Boy” is now available for pre-order. GOOD VIBRATIONS: My Life As A Beach Boy “For over 50 years, many have supported and appreciated our music. I have ridden incredible waves of ups and downs, turbulence and serenity, changes in technology and world events. But as I recount my life and shareRead story
Mike Love To Release Memoir ‘Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy’
“It’s the 50th anniversary of ‘Good Vibrations,’ perfect timing for Love’s memoir, though it certainly goes beyond that immortal Beach Boys hit. Love discusses his five-decade tenure with the group, recalls his various bandmates, and reveals the stories behind many of his famous lyrics.” Review by Library Journal, read more here. Love’s memoir will be released in September. Revisit “Good Vibrations” from the album Smiley Smile here.
Beach Boys Perform Tribute to Nancy Reagan
The Beach Boys performed a tribute to Nancy Reagan. Watch it here.
Perform on Stage with The Beach Boys and Enjoy 4 Tickets to a Show
You and 3 guests can meet and perform on stage with the legendary Beach Boys at a show during the 2016 Summer Tour here.
Brian Wilson Announces Pet Sounds 50th Anniversary Tour Dates
Brian Wilson has announced a 2016 world tour to celebrate and perform the iconic album Pet Sounds for a final time, in honor of its 50th anniversary. Originally released on May 16, 1966, Pet Sounds is universally hailed as one of the greatest albums of all time. With more than 70 dates being confirmed, and several previously announced dates selling out in record time, Wilson and his band willRead story
Watch The Beach Boys perform, “(You’ll Never Be) Alone on Christmas Day”, Today on The CW at 8pm
The Beach Boys will perform “(You’ll Never Be) Alone on Christmas Day” at the Hollywood Christmas Parade airing today, December 11th on The CW at 8pm.
Listen to the band Phoenix and Bill Murray Cover Lost Beach Boys Holiday Song
Hear the lost Beach Boys song “Alone On Christmas Day” covered by the band Phoenix and special guest Bill Murray now on Rolling Stone and watch the Netflix special, ‘A Very Murray Christmas’ featuring the song. Find more holiday songs by The Beach Boys here and listen here!
Mike Love Holiday Radio on iHeartRadio
Mike Love is hosting a Holiday Radio station on iHeart radio. He introduces the songs and comments on holiday memories. Listen to Mike Love’s curated holiday station featuring his playlist of songs and personal Christmas memories here!
THE BEACH BOYS’ MIKE LOVE DEBUTS NEW HOLIDAY SINGLE
THE BEACH BOYS’ MIKE LOVE DEBUTS NEW HOLIDAY SINGLE “(YOU’LL NEVER BE) ALONE ON CHRISTMAS DAY” LOS ANGELES, CA: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member and Grammy®-award-winning singer and songwriter, Mike Love is releasing “(You’ll Never Be) Alone on Christmas Day.” The upbeat holiday track was written by Love, best known as the lead singer and co-founder of The Beach Boys, and is produced by multiple Grammy® award winningRead story
‘Beach Boys Party!’ 50th Anniversary Album
CELEBRATING THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1965 ALBUM ‘BEACH BOYS’ PARTY!’ THE RECORD TO BE REMIXED, REMASTERED AND EXPANDED WITHOUT OVERDUBBED FESTIVITIES FOR ‘BEACH BOYS’ PARTY! UNCOVERED AND UNPLUGGED’
Mike Love and Bruce Johnston Talk The Beach Boys With The Observer
Mike Love & Bruce Johnston reflect on their life in The Beach Boys in an interview with The Observer. Read it here: http://bit.ly/BeachBoysObserver
Good Vibrations with Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos
The Beach Boys were the main event Sunday night at the Nisownger Performing Arts Center during a benefit concert held for the Niswonger Children’s Hospital in Johnson City. However, that didn’t stop Denver Broncos quarterback and University of Tennessee legend Peyton Manning from getting in the spotlight with Mike Love. Read the full story and see the photos here: http://www.greenevillesun.com/news/local_news/good-vibrations/image_8d2a9d34-2917-558c-8b57-00a8814d8c5a.html
Watch The Fendertones Perform “Surf’s Up” Featuring Members of The Beach Boys
Watch The Fendertones Perform “Surf’s Up” Featuring Members of The Beach Boys “Although it was difficult scheduling everyone’s contributions, I’m really happy it worked out! The Fendertones and everyone involved are spectacular musicians and first class individuals.. Surf’s Up!! Peace & Love” -Mike Love
The Beach Boys: Manchester Apollo & Royal Albert Hall
Check out this review of the Beach Boys’ performances at the Manchester Apollo and the Royal Albert Hall The Beach Boys: Manchester Apollo 27/5/15 and Royal Albert Hall 31/5/15 June 3, 2015. Author: Andrew Hickey One of the many myths people think they “know” about the current touring Beach Boys is that they are a nostalgia act, who just perform the hits. This is certainly something one sees repeated onRead story
The Beach Boys At Manchester O2 Apollo
Review: The Beach Boys At Manchester O2 Apollo “There are some bands that you literally pray you get the chance to see at some point in your lifetime. For me, The Beach Boys, were one of those…” Read the full article here: http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/whats-on/music-nightlife-news/review-beach-boys-manchester-apollo-9343794
THE BEACH BOYS CELEBRATE “SUMMER DAYS & SUMMER NIGHTS” WITH UK TOUR MAY 27th – JUNE 4th
THE BEACH BOYS CELEBRATE 50 YEARS OF “SUMMER DAYS & SUMMER NIGHTS” WITH UNFORGETTABLE UK TOUR MAY 27th – JUNE 4th ROYAL ALBERT HALL DATES WILL FEATURE GRAMMY & OSCAR WINNING ARTIST CHRISTOPHER CROSS & STELLAR LINE-UP OF LONDON MUSICIANS Legendary Beach Boys Guitarist David Marks Joining for UK Leg Summer Days (and Summer Nights!!) being re-released on Vinyl Summer 2015 LOS ANGELES, CA, MAY 20, 2015 — “America’sRead story
Win A Chance To Sing On Stage
Here’s your chance to sing a Beach Boys song on stage May 16th at the Jacksonville, FL show! Details on how to enter here: http://www.jaxsymphony.org/contents/the-beach-boys-sing-onstage-contest.html
“The Beach Boys prove there is plenty of musical horsepower left under the hood in Easton”
“The Beach Boys prove there is plenty of musical horsepower left under the hood in Easton” – Read the rest of The Beach Boys Easton show review and see photos here: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/music/index.ssf/2015/04/the_beach_boys_prove_there_is.html
“Calipopacana” by Kylie Hughes ft. cameo appearance by Mike Love
Check out the debut of the video “Calipopacana” by Kylie Hughes featuring a cameo appearance by Mike Love. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hmz_mbEONIc
THE BEACH BOYS’ 1966 MASTERPIECE, PET SOUNDS, DEBUTS ON BLU-RAY AUDIO
THE BEACH BOYS’ 1966 MASTERPIECE, PET SOUNDS, DEBUTS ON BLU-RAY AUDIO ON MAY 26, WITH HIGH RESOLUTION STEREO AND MONO MIXES, AND A NEW 5.1 SURROUND MIX FOR EXPANDED ALBUM Five Beach Boys Albums Reissued Today on 180-Gram Vinyl Los Angeles – March 31, 2015 – The Beach Boys’ acclaimed 1966 album, Pet Sounds, will make its Blu-ray Audio debut on May 26. The Capitol/UMe release presentsRead story
BRIAN WILSON ANNOUNCES “NO PIER PRESSURE TOUR”
BRIAN WILSON ANNOUNCES “NO PIER PRESSURE TOUR” TO MORE THAN 15 U.S. CITIES WILSON, CO-FOUNDER OF THE BEACH BOYS, WILL BE JOINED BY FORMER BANDMATES AL JARDINE AND BLONDIE CHAPLIN, PLUS SPECIAL GUEST, RODRIGUEZ Wilson’s No Pier Pressure Album to be Released April 7 by Capitol Records Hollywood, California – March 5, 2015 – Music legend Brian Wilson will hit the road this summer with hisRead story
Indian Ranch, Webster, MA
It may be freezing cold out now, but we’re looking ahead to warmer days already and so should you, Massachusetts! We’ll be returning to Indian Ranch in Webster, MA on Sunday, August 16th 2pm – Tickets go on sale tomorrow (Wed 1/21) at 10am. http://www.etix.com/ticket/online/performanceSearch.jsp?performance_id=2252260
KEEP AN EYE ON SUMMER 1964
KEEP AN EYE ON SUMMER THE BEACH BOYS 1964 “Keep An Eye On Summer”: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/keep-eye-on-summer-beach-boys/id942040096 “The Beach Boys Live In Sacramento 1964”: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/beach-boys-live-in-sacramento/id942017956 Produced by Mark Linett & Alan Boyd Mixed and mastered by Mark Linett at Your Place Or Mine Recording Original recordings produced by Brian Wilson Sessionography and research by Craig Slowinski Special Thanks: Betty Collignon, Margaret Gwynne & Jihae Simmons Production Assistant: Diva Ward Brother RecordsRead story
Advancing a cure for ALS!
Everyone can do their part to contribute to raising awareness and advancing a cure for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Many of you have seen the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and whether you choose to do that or not, the great takeaway is everyone can help. You can learn more about this devastating neurodegenerative disease here: http://www.alsa.org/ On August 26, 2014, at Ravinia in Chicago, in front ofRead story
Exceptional Beach Boys fan had rock star moment on stage!
An exceptional Beach Boys fan had an unexpected rock star moment on stage at the June 11th concert in Mississippi! Check out his article about his inspirational Beach Boy experience! “My name is Gerald Christian. I am 31 years old and I currently live in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. My parents are both teachers and growing up, my dad was a coach, so I have been an athlete since I could pickRead story
Beach Boys Perform At Boston Pops for July 4th! Watch here!
Watch The Beach Boys exclusive performance from the Boston Pops July 4th Fireworks Spectacular on demand to keep the celebration going: http://bostonpopsjuly4th.org/ It’s only available for a limited time (until 7/28), so be sure to watch!
The Beach Boys at The LA Arboretum June 22nd
Get Tickets Here or by going to http://www.pasadenasymphony-pops.org/the-beach-boys-at-the-la-arboretum
The Beach Boys on The Queen Latifah Show
Check out The Beach Boys on The Queen Latifah Show – This Friday, February 21st. Mike will talk about receiving the Ella Award, The Beach Boys upcoming tour, and celebrating 50 years of Fun, Fun, Fun. For local listings, check here: http://queenlatifah.com/wp-content/plugins/where-to-watch/public/assets/where-to-watch-q.pdf
The 21st Ella Awards to Honor Mike Love
THE 21st ELLA AWARDS TO HONOR MIKE LOVE LEAD SINGER AND CO-FOUNDER OF THE BEACH BOYS AT GALA FILLED WITH SPECIAL PERFORMANCES “So You Think You Can Dance” Producer Nigel Lythgoe and Legendary Backup Singers The Waters Family Also Honored at Gala The 21st ELLA Awards will be held Thursday, February 20th at the Beverly Hilton LOS ANGELES, CA, FEBRUARY 13, 2014 – The Society of Singers is proud toRead story
“Made In California” – Available Now!
The wait is over. The much anticipated, 6 CD, career defining box set for The Beach Boys is available now. This box set features over 7 hours of music and a stunning yearbook filled with never before seen photos, quotes, and messages from all The Beach Boys. Check out the unboxing video so you can view all the goods included! Made In California – Unboxing Video Buy now from iTunesRead story
“Made In California” Reviews and Exclusives
Just before the release of “Made in California” on August 27, 2013, several publications are offering their reviews of the 6-CD career-spanning package with exclusive listens to some never-before-released Beach Boys’ tracks. Rolling Stone previews ‘Wendy': http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/the-beach-boys-look-back-with-wendy-20130820 MSN showcases ‘Only With You': http://social.entertainment.msn.com/music/blogs/post–beach-boys-fans-have-got-it-made Plus more from Yahoo! Music and The AV Club. http://smarturl.it/bbmadeincalifornia
Win a copy of “Made In California”
CONTEST Win a copy of The Beach Boys’ career-spanning box set Made In California By The A.V. Club Staff August 20, 2013 The 50th anniversary celebration of The Beach Boys is coming to a close, but not without one last blowout collection. Made In California is a six-disc set spanning the group’s entire career, from early demos to major hits to a plethora of unreleased tracks. There’s an entire discRead story
Music Video & Guitar Solo Competitions!
THE BEACH BOYS AND TONGAL TO HOST MUSIC VIDEO AND GUITAR SOLO COMPETITIONS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FENDER® The Beach Boys’ New Career-Spanning ‘MADE IN CALIFORNIA’ Collection Celebrates the Legendary Band’s 50th Anniversary, Includes Previously Unreleased Songs Los Angeles, California – July 30, 2013 – Tongal (http://tongal.com), the world’s leading resource for community-based creative, has teamed with The Beach Boys and Fender for music video and guitar solo competitions. Celebrating theRead story
Pre-Order “Made In California” and Get A Free Download!
*PRE-ORDER “MADE IN CALIFORNIA” AND THE BEACH BOYS WILL SEND YOU A PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED TRACK THAT IS INCLUDED ON THE CAREER-SPANNING BOX SET “MADE IN CALIFORNIA”. *THE BOX SET DOES NOT STREET UNTIL AUGUST 27TH, BUT YOU CAN GET A TRACK NOW! *“MADE IN CALIFORNIA” IS A 6 CD SET OF MORE THAN 7 HOURS OF MUSIC, INCLUDING OVER 60 PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED SONGS, OUTTAKES, DEMOS, MIXES AND LIVE TRACKS. THERead story
The Beach Boys Announce Deluxe, 6 CD Career Spanning Collection!
THE BEACH BOYS ANNOUNCE DELUXE, SIX-CD COLLECTION TO CAP 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION http://smarturl.it/BBMadeInCalifornia ‘MADE IN CALIFORNIA’ TO BE RELEASED AUGUST 27 BY CAPITOL/UMe Career-Spanning Set Features Beach Boys Classics and More Than 60 Previously Unreleased Songs, Home Demos, Alternate Mixes, and Live Recordings, Presented in a Yearbook-Inspired Hardbound Book Los Angeles, California – June 11, 2013 – The Beach Boys have opened their archives for a new career-spanning, six-CD collectionRead story
“I Get Around” – Live Video
Last year marked a major milestone – 50 years – for The Beach Boys. Last week, the live album “Live – The 50th Anniversary Tour” debuted in stores and online. To continue the celebration, a new video has been created for “I Get Around” using highlights from the tour! Check it out and let us know what you think in the comments section. Watch “I Get Around” on Vevo “LiveRead story
The Beach Boys: Live – The 50th Anniversary
Check out the new 50th Anniversary highlight reel on YouTube and on our video page! The live album is available now on iTunes
50th Anniversary Concert Collection Coming May 21st
THE BEACH BOYS ANNOUNCE NEW 50TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT COLLECTION TO BE RELEASED MAY 21 BY CAPITOL/UME, ‘LIVE – THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR’ “When memory sings harmony” – The New York Times The live album is available now on iTunes Los Angeles, California – April 15, 2013 – The founding members of The Beach Boys, one of the world’s most legendary bands in popular music history, reunited in 2012 for aRead story
The Beach Boys 2013 Tour Dates
Keep checking back here for date announcements. The Beach Boys are led by founding member Mike Love and Bruce Johnston (who has been a member since 1965 after Brian Wilson retired from touring with the band), who along with Christian Love, Randell Kirsch, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill and Scott Totten continue the legacy of the iconic American band.
SMILE Sessions box wins Grammy
Congratulations to the Beach Boys on their win the Grammy for Best Historical Album! 45 years after its initial creation, fans and band celebrate this honor. Read more:
New Single Sizzle Reel
The Sizzle Reel for the new Beach Boys single “That’s Why God Made The Radio” has been released! Check it out now!
You Are Invited
You are invited to a free Beach Boys reunion concert event in Central Park live on Good Morning America!
The Beach Boys on QVC
If you didn’t catch the Beach Boys performance on QVC yesterday, it’s not too late to watch it and order your exclusive package online.
Pre-Order That’s Why God Made The Radio- In Stores June 5!
Pre-order your copy of “That’s Why God Made The Radio” Today from Amazon and iTunes today! “That’s Why God Made the Radio” will be in stores and available online June 5th!
The Beach Boys Zine Pack Now Available!
The Beach Boys Zine Pack is now available at Walmart online and in all Walmart stores.
That’s Why God Made The Radio on Spotify
Listen to the new Beach Boys single – “That’s Why God Made The Radio” now on Spotify!
The Beach Boys Announce New Album And Single
THE BEACH BOYS LAUNCH NEW SINGLE AND ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM DETAILS: ‘THAT’S WHY GOD MADE THE RADIO’ TO BE RELEASED JUNE 5 BY CAPITOL/EMI
Beach Boys Song Appears On An Episode Of Mad Men
“I Just Wasn’t Made For These Times” from Pet Sounds appeared on an episode of Mad Men that aired on April 22. Check out the full details here.
The Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Tour Starts Next Week!
The Beach Boys are all geared up and ready for the band’s 50th Anniversary tour which will kick off next week! Stay tuned to the Beach Boys.com for all the latest news!
The Beach Boys Perform at Dodgers Stadium
The Beach Boys performed at the Los Angeles Dodgers opening day ceremony on April 10, 2012. The Beach Boys performed “Surfer Girl” and the National Anthem for the very first time in their career.