Get Becoming the Beach Boys, 1961–1963 PDF

By James B. Murphy

ISBN-10: 0786473657

ISBN-13: 9780786473656

They have been virtually The Pendletones—after the Pendleton wool shirts favorite on cold nights on the beach—then The Surfers, prior to being named The seashore Boys. yet what separated them from another teenage storage band without musical education? they'd uncooked expertise, endurance and a wellspring of creativity that introduced them on a mythical profession now in its 6th decade.
Following the musical imaginative and prescient of Brian Wilson, the seashore Boys combined airy vocal harmonies, searing electrical guitars and luxurious preparations into some of the most exact sounds within the historical past of well known tune. Drawing on unique interviews and newly exposed files, this ebook untangles the band’s convoluted early background and tells the tale of the way 5 boys from California shaped America’s maximum rock ’n’ roll band.

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