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Mike Love Wasn’t Happy With the Beach Boys Reunion
Plenty of Beach Boys fans are disappointed with the way the band’s much-ballyhooed 50th-anniversary tour, which ended with Brian Wilson, Al Jardine and David Marks “fired” from the lineup, and Mike Love continuing to perform with his own version of the group. But as it turns out…
Mike Love Wants Brian Wilson Back in the Beach Boys
Last year, as the Beach Boys‘ 50th-anniversary tour wrapped up, Mike Love announced that the group would be hitting the road again, but without original members Al Jardine, David Marks and leader Brian Wilson. This pretty much amounted to being fired, Wilson said at the time. ȁ…
Beach Boys ‘Made In California’ Box Set Announced
Last year, as the Beach Boys kicked off their 50th anniversary celebration, a multi-disc box set was supposed to be part of that. It was put on hold, until now. ‘Made In California’ was originally announced to be released in early 2012 as the kick off of the 50th celebration. A variety…
Brian Wilson on Future Beach Boys Reunions: ‘Doubt It’
Sunday night (Feb. 10) marked a milestone for the Beach Boys, who picked up their first-ever Grammy for the ‘Smile Sessions’ box set — but that doesn’t mean the recently renewed rift between Brian Wilson and Mike Love will be mended anytime soon. Wilson, on hand to collec…
30 Years Ago: Brian Wilson Fired from the Beach Boys
Last month, we watched the happy vibes surrounding the Beach Boys‘ 50th anniversary tour evaporate amidst reports that Mike Love had dismissed Brian Wilson and Al Jardine from the lineup. Of course, this isn’t the first time Wilson and Jardine have been fired from the band; in fact, Wi…
The Beach Boys Announce 50th Anniversary Tour DVD
The Beach Boys captured highlights of their 50th anniversary tour for a new DVD and Blu-ray set to be released on Nov. 20. ‘The Beach Boys: Live in Concert — 50th Anniversary Tour’ features 21 well-known hits and new songs from their ‘That’s Why God Made the Radio&…