Having already designated reliever Brian Wilson for assignment, the Los Angeles Dodgers decided to release the 32-year-old. Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times broke news of the move: Wilson had a strong first season with the Dodgers, posting a 0.66 earned run average and striking out 13 batters in 13.2 innings. Show More Summary
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With his oversized beard, tattoo-covered arms and bizarre persona, Brian Wilson was made for Hollywood. He just couldn't get enough hitters out.
Think it’s not a very different world under the Dodgers’ new management team? Then you’d better hitch up the britches and get ready for an entirely new kind of wild ride.
He still gets his $9.5 million, but it won't come to him in a Dodgers' uniform. The Dodgers have designated reliever Brian Wilson for assignment, and are being very honest about why they are doing it. Wilson was signed by the previous...Show More Summary
BRIAN WILSON, 32, reliever.
Brian Wilson makes a number of valid points about the intervention of Unite in the race to elect a new Scottish Labour leader. What business is it of Len McCluskey to tell his members who they should vote for as Labour's branch office...Show More Summary
Next week will see the release of The Art of McCartney, a 34-track tribute to the Beatles songwriter that features covers from an incredible lineup of legendary artists, including Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Smokey Robinson, B.B. King, Willie Nelson, The Cure, Allen Toussaint, and more. Show More Summary
New star-studded tribute album also features Billy Joel, Alice Cooper, Barry Gibb, Roger Daltrey, Yusuf Islam, and more.
When the Paul McCartney tribute album The Art Of McCartney was announced two months ago, we marveled at the staggering array of rock stars who were lined up to participate, including forebears B.B. King and Allen Toussaint, ’60s peers Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, and Roger Daltrey, and later stars from Billy Joel to Chrissie Hynde [...]
Brian Wilson, the former MP, is an amiable and intelligent man in my experience, but if you ask me his almost pathological dislike of the SNP means that Brian often fails to see the woods for the trees. For example, in this article for The Scotsman Brian glosses over the reasons why the former Labour leader, Johann Lamont, resigned from her post. Show More Summary
In addition to extending a qualifying offer to Hanley Ramirez, the Dodgers announced on Monday that Brian Wilson would return next season and Scott Elbert wouldn’t.
I enjoyed this reworking of the famous Beach Boys hit 'God Only Knows' which was made to accompany the launch of a new BBC music channel and in a nice touch the original songwriter, Brian Wilson, makes not just one but two appearances - one which involves a tiger jumping on to his grand piano for some reason. Show More Summary
It’s one of the most recognizable songs of the 1960s and the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows” got the celebrity treatment as BBC Music launched this week. With the song’s writer Brian Wilson at the helm, artists like One Direction, Stevie...Show More Summary
The BBC managed to put together one of the greatest "supergroups" of all time: 27 famous artists who came together to perform Beach Boys classic "God Only Knows." Brian Wilson is there, of course, but other singers include Stevie Wonder, Pharrell Williams, Lorde, Kylie Minogue, Dave Grohl, Elton John, Chris...
One Direction, Stevie Wonder and Pharrell are among more than two dozen stars who united for the remake of acclaimed singer-songwriter Brian Wilson's "God Only Knows."
Elton John, Sam Smith, Paul Simon, Florence Welch, Chrissie Hynde, One Direction, Stevie Wonder, Pharrell, Jake Bugg, Lorde, Emeli Sandé, Chris Martin, Kylie Minogue, Paloma Faith, Brian May, Dave Grohl, and Brian Wilson are among the stars teaming up for...
Does Brian Wilson know who Lorde is? Or why there's a tiger on his piano? This lavish video boasts an array of stars performing Wilson's 1966 Beach Boys classic "God Only Knows" to help launch BBC Music, described by the company as "an...Show More Summary
Plus: Florence Welch, Sam Smith, Chris Martin, and Brian Wilson himself.
The BBC describes its new initiative BBC Music as “an ambitious wave of new programmes, innovative partnerships and ground-breaking music initiatives that amount to the BBC’s strongest commitment to music in 30 years.” To mark the launch, the media conglomerate commissioned this music video featuring an all-star lineup singing the Beach Boys’ classic “God Only [...]