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Brian Wilson Released by Dodgers: Latest Details and Reaction

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

Wednesday news and notes: 12.17.14

Sony hacking fallout gets more serious. LAPD adopts body cameras for 7,000 officers and will reform its crime stats methods. Court-appointed panel will monitor LA jails. Dov Charney out at American Apparel. Dodgers axe Brian Wilson. Plus more.

Brian Wilson is designated for assignment by Dodgers

With his oversized beard, tattoo-covered arms and bizarre persona, Brian Wilson was made for Hollywood. He just couldn't get enough hitters out.

Dodgers designate Brian Wilson for assignment

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.

Brian Wilson designated for assignment by Dodgers

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

Labour Dinosaurs

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

Hear Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, and More Cover Paul McCartney

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

The Cure, Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson sing on The Art of McCartney — listen

New star-studded tribute album also features Billy Joel, Alice Cooper, Barry Gibb, Roger Daltrey, Yusuf Islam, and more.

Stream The Art Of McCartney Tribute Album Featuring New Covers By Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, Brian Wilson, The Cure, & More

2 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

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 [...]

Centre of Gravity

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

Brian Wilson will return to Dodgers in 2015, Scott Elbert won't

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

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.

God Only Knows

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

BBC Music Brings Together Coldplay, One Direction, Lorde & Pharrell for “God Only Knows” Cover: Watch Here!

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

'Impossible Orchestra' Performs Beach Boys Classic

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...

'God Only Knows' Remade for Charity; Stevie Wonder, One Direction, Pharrell and More Redo Beach Boys Classic

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."

Sam Smith, Kylie, Elton John, One Direction and Others Unite for All-Star Charity Single: VIDEO

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

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...

The BBC Rolls Out a Galaxy of Stars (and a Tiger) in This Lavish Cover of 'God Only Knows'

3 months agoMarketing / Advertising : AdFreak

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

Watch Stevie Wonder, Pharrell, Chris Martin, Lorde & More Sing “God Only Knows” With Brian Wilson

3 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

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 [...]

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