1970, Golden Stag Festival

In December 1965, The Beatles released Rubber Soul, an album which enthralled Brian Wilson. Until then, each Beach Boys album (like most rock albums) contained a few “filler tracks” like cover songs or even stitched-together comedy bits. Wilson found Rubber Soul filled with all-original songs and, more importantly, all good ones, none of them filler.   Read More …

The Beach Boys are an American rock band, formed in 1961 in Hawthorne, California. The group was initially composed of brothers Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson, their cousin Mike Love, and friend Al Jardine. Now:

The founding members of The Beach Boys will reunite for a global 50th Anniversary Celebration in 2012. Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston and David Marks will come together for a new studio album and commemorative catalog releases with Capitol/EMI and a 50-date international tour to begin in April with a headlining performance   Read More …

“Magic Moments” “The Magic Kiss” “This Magic Moment” “Those Magic Changes” “Do You Believe in Magic?”

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It’s a marshmallow world in the winter When the snow comes to cover the ground It’s the time for play It’s a whipped cream day I wait for it the whole year around Now those marshmallow clouds being friendly In the arms of the ever-green-trees And the sun is red like a pumpkin hay It’s   Read More …

I have often walked down this street before But the pavement always stayed beneath my feet before All at once am I several stories high Knowing I’m on the street where you live Are there lilac trees in the heart of town Can you hear a lark in any other part of town Does enchantment   Read More …