As we wish Al Jardine a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘The Beach Boys At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American musician and singer Al Jardine a Happy 78th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : The Beach Boys CREDITSPhoto : Do512Audio : Wouldn't It Be Nice . Good Vibrations . God Only Knows . I Get Around . Sloop John B . California Girls . Kokomo . Little Saint Nick . Barbara Ann . Surfin' U.S.A. . Video : Good Vibrations . Don't Worry Baby . Barbara…

Capitol release The Beach Boys’ ‘All Summer Long,’ their sixth album featuring ‘I Get Around’ (1964)

The Beach Boys' 'All Summer Long' feat. 'I Get Around' is their sixth studio album released on July 13, 1964 by Capitol.1 . I Get Around (Live, 2013) 2 . Little Honda 3 . Wendy (1964) Track Listing : 1.I Get Around (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:14 . 2.All Summer Long (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:08 . 3.Hushabye (Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman) - 02:41 . 4.Little Honda (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) -…

Columbia publish ‘Chicago VII’ which is Chicago’s ….sixth album (1974)

Chicago's 'Chicago VII' is their sixth studio (double) album produced by James William Guercio and released on March 11, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Prelude To Aire (Danny Seraphine) - 02:47 . 2.Aire (Danny Seraphine, Walter Parazaider, James Pankow) - 06:27 . 3.Devil'S Sweet (Danny Seraphine, Walter Parazaider) - 010:07 . 4.Italian From New York (Robert Lamm) - 04:14 . 5.Hanky Panky…

Capitol Records publish ‘Today!’ The Beach Boys’ eighth album (1965)

The Beach Boys' 'Today!' is their eighth studio album produced by Brian Wilson and released on March 8, 1965 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Do You Wanna Dance? (Bobby Freeman) - 02:19 . 2.Good To My Baby (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:16 . 3.Don'T Hurt My Little Sister (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:07 . 4.When I Grow Up (To Be A Man) (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:01 . 5.Help Me, Ronda (Brian…

The Beach Boys release their nineteenth album : ‘Holland’ featuring ‘Sail On, Sailor’ (1973)

The Beach Boys' 'Holland' feat. 'Sail On, Sailor' is their nineteenth studio album, so titled since it was recorded mostly in the Netherlands during the summer 1972 and released on January 8, 1973 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Sail On, Sailor (Brian Wilson, Tandyn Almer, Ray Kennedy, Jack Rieley, Van Dyke Parks) - 03:19 . 2.Steamboat (Dennis Wilson, Jack Rieley) - 04:33 . 3.California Saga: Big…

Columbia publish Bob Dylan’s seventeenth album : ‘Desire’ featuring ‘Hurricane’ and ‘Mozambique’ (1976)

Bob Dylan's 'Desire' is his seventeenth studio album produced by Don Devito and released on January 5, 1976 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Hurricane (Bob Dylan, Jacques Levy) - 08:33 . 2.Isis (Bob Dylan, Jacques Levy) - 06:58 . 3.Mozambique (Bob Dylan, Jacques Levy) - 03:00 . 4.One More Cup Of Coffee (Valley Below) (Bob Dylan) - 03:43 . 5.Oh, Sister (Bob Dylan, Jacques Levy) - 04:05 .…

The The release their second album : ‘Infected’ (1986)

The The's 'Infected' is their second studio album produced by Warne Livesey, Matt Johnson, Roli Mosimann & Gary Langan and released on November 17, 1986 by Some Bizzare / EpicTrack Listing : 1.Infected (Matt Johnson) - 04:49 . 2.Out Of The Blue (Into The Fire) (Matt Johnson) - 05:10 . 3.Heartland (Matt Johnson) - 05:01 . 4.Angels Of Deception (Matt Johnson) - 04:37 . 5.Sweet Bird Of Truth…

The Beach Boys release ‘Smiley Smile,’ their twelfth album featuring ‘Heroes and Villains’ (1967)

The Beach Boys 'Smiley Smile' is their twelfth studio album released on September 18, 1967 by Brother/Capitol.Track listing : 1.Heroes and Villains (Brian Wilson, Van Dyke Parks) - 03:37 . 2.Vegetables (Brian Wilson, Van Dyke Parks) - 02:07 . 3.Fall Breaks and Back to Winter (W. Woodpecker Symphony) - 02:15 . 4.She's Goin' Bald (Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Van Dyke Parks) - 02:15 . 5.Little Pad…

Capitol publish The Beach Boys’ third album : ‘Surfer Girl’ featuring ‘Little Deuce Coupe’ (1963)

The Beach Boys' 'Surfer Girl' is their third studio album (the first produced by Brian Wilson) and released on September 16, 1963 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Surfer Girl (Brian Wilson) - 02:26 . 2.Catch A Wave (B. Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:07 . 3.The Surfer Moon (Brian Wilson) - 02:11 . 4.South Bay Surfer (Stephen Foster, Brian Wilson, Carl Wilson, Al Jardine) - 01:45 . 5.The Rocking Surfer…

Beach Boys release their seventeenth album : ‘Surf’s Up’

Beach Boys 'Surf's Up' is their seventeenth studio album released on August 30, 1971 by Reprise / EMI.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Go Near The Water (Mike Love, Al Jardine) - 02:39 . 2.Long Promised Road (Carl Wilson, Jack Rieley) - 03:30 . 3.Take A Load Off Your Feet (Al Jardine, Brian Wilson, Gary Winfrey) - 02:29 . 4.Disney Girls (1957) (Bruce Johnston) - 04:07 . 5.Student Demonstration Time (Jerry…

Happy Birthday Brian Wilson

June 20, 1942 - Brian Wilson, American musician, singer, songwriter and co-founder of the Beach Boys is 80. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . Talk about SMILE 2 . Heroes & Villians (1971) 3 . Sloop John B (1976) 4 . Do it Again (1987) 5 . I Sleep Alone 6 . Love and Mercy (Today Show, 1991) 7 . Do it Again (TV 1995) 8 . Lay Down Burden (Live) 9 . Caroline No (1999) 10 . Wouldn't It Be Nice…

On TV today, The Beach Boys at ‘Fridays’ (1980)

June 20, 1980 - you do not want to miss Bruce Johnston, Al Jardine, Mike Love, Carl Wilson and Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys performing three songs at "Fridays" hosted by Jack Burns on ABC<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/beach_boys.jpg' alt='The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds' width='190' height='161'/>

NBC tapes The Beach Boys live (1964)

March 14, 1964 - NBC will tape The Beach Boys - that is Brian Wilson (b), Carl Wilson (g), Dennis Wilson (d), Mike Love (voc) and Al Jardine (g) - during a private concert that will also present the Beatles and Lesley Gore at NBC Television Studios in Burbank, CA

We Remember Dennis Wilson

December 28, 1983 - Dennis Carl Wilson simply known as Dennis Wilson, American musician, singer, co-founder & drummer of the Beach Boys passed away aged 39. He is remembered.Released on September 18, 1967, "Smiley Smile" is the twelfth studio album by the Beach Boys. >> The Beach Boys' 'All Summer Long' feat. 'I Get Around' is their sixth studio album released on July 13, 1964 by…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 36/52

Peter Gabriel, Echo and the Bunnymen, Pet Shop Boys, Gary Numan, Pretenders, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Kate Bush, Miles Davis, The Beach Boys, Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, Pat BenatarThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 323 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Peter Gabriel . Shock The Monkey Lifted from : Charisma…