Download e-book for kindle: Becoming the Beach Boys, 1961–1963 by James B. Murphy

By James B. Murphy

ISBN-10: 0786473657

ISBN-13: 9780786473656

They have been nearly The Pendletones—after the Pendleton wool shirts preferred on cold nights on the beach—then The Surfers, sooner than being named The seashore Boys. yet what separated them from some other teenage storage band without musical education? that they had uncooked expertise, endurance and a wellspring of creativity that introduced them on a mythical occupation 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 essentially the most unique sounds within the background of well known song. Drawing on unique interviews and newly exposed files, this booklet 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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