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The Floral Shirt Experience

3 days agoLifestyle / Shopping : Fash365

"To Wear a Floral Shirt is an Experience." -- Brian Wilson If you've got a sudden inner impulse to wear a floral shirt, then this is the outfit for you. Throw it on on a whim. And off you go. It's pretty without being fussy, elegant without being stuffy. Show More Summary

Brian Wilson Entrances Bristol on Eve of 'Pet Sounds' 50th Anniversary

The Beach Boys album Pet Sounds has been a milestone twice over. When it was released, 50 years ago today, it was rock & roll's coming of age: a sui generis album of healing songs about painful emotions, informed by jazz, hymns, Spectorian pop, classical music and exotica. In 2001,...

The Exchange podcast: Brian Wilson’s good vibes

The Beach Boys founder and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer took a break from his "Pet Sounds" 50th anniversary world tour to talk about the iconic album. Wilson shares his studio memories, discusses the pain of writing a new autobiography and offers perspective on music technology.

Hear Beach Boys' Tender Live 'God Only Knows' From 1966

May 16th will mark 50 years to the day that to the day that the Beach Boys released Pet Sounds. The album initially confused critics and fans, but went on to become a beloved pop masterpiece, which Brian Wilson is currently celebrating by performing the LP in its entirety. "It's a nostalgic feeling," Wilson tells...

Andre the Giant feature film reportedly in development

Biopics are as popular as they’ve ever been among movie studios. Typically, the preferred subject is a musician, as we’ve seen in recent months with N.W.A. (Straight Outta Compton), Brian Wilson (Love and Mercy) and Miles Davis (Miles Ahead). Show More Summary

Longtime Member of Beach Boy Brian Wilson's Band Convicted of Rape

Scott Bennett, a keyboardist who’s been collaborating with founding Beach Boy Brian Wilson since 1998 and has been a touring member of his band, was convicted of rape by instrumentation and sexual battery, according to Tulsaworld, via Rolling Stone. Read more...

Former Brian Wilson Band Member Convicted of Rape

Scott Bennett, a longtime (and now former) member of Brian Wilson's band and a close collaborator of the Beach Boys singer, was found guilty of rape by instrumentation and sexual battery on April 29th following a weeklong trial in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Bennett's sentencing will take place June 14th; the jury...

Brian Wilson expands 'Pet Sounds' tour, adds 2nd NYC date

As you probably know, Brian Wilson is touring Pet Sounds in full in honor of the album’s 50th anniversary. The first US date would have been at the Levitation festival in Austin this past weekend, but that was cancelled due to adverse...Show More Summary

Levitation Fest Cancelled Due To Weather

Levitation Fest, formerly known as Austin Psych Fest, managed to assemble quite an impressive roster for this year’s lineup, including Brian Wilson, Animal Collective, Caribou, and Oneohtrix Point Never. But unfortunately, it looks like we won’t actually get to see any of them perform — the fest was scheduled to kick off tomorrow at Austin’s […]

Stream Levitation Festival’s A Tribute To Pet Sounds Compilation (Stereogum Premiere)

There are very few people who deny the importance and general enjoyability of Pet Sounds. With his meticulous orchestration, arrangement, and attention to detail, Brian Wilson created a pivotal moment not only in the discography of the Beach Boys but in the canon of American pop music. So with Wilson set to perform the album […]

The Beautiful One: Prince & This Thing Called Life

If you told me that Keith Richards had died, I'd be devastated but pretty unsurprised. If you told me Brian Wilson had died, I'd curl up in a ball singing "Vegetables" to myself, but I'd feel somewhat prepared for it after years of watching his fragile mental state deteriorate. Show More Summary

Questlove, Erykah Badu, Flying Lotus, Chance the Rapper, Brian Wilson, More React to Prince's Death

This morning, Prince was found dead at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57. The cause of death has yet to be announced. Fans and collaborators have paid tribute to the icon across social media this afternoon. Below,...Show More Summary

Nile Rodgers, Brian Wilson, Spike Lee & more artists pay tribute to Prince

Also: Marc Almond, Carrie Brownstein, Questlove, The Mountain Goats, Nikki Sixx, Nigel Godrich, Chaka Khan, and more Continue reading…

Cosmonauts cover The Beach Boys' "Caroline No" on new 'Pet Sounds' tribute (listen)

As mentioned, there's a Pet Sounds tribute album being put out by Reverberation Appreciation Society, in conjunction with Brian Wilson performing the LP in full at this year's Levitation. (Black Angels, Morgan Delt, Boogarins, Night Beats among them... Continue reading…

Why I’m Running for Multnomah County Commission, District 1

By Brian Wilson. Brian is a candidate for Multnomah County Commission, District 1. I have lived and worked in Portland my entire life. I’ve seen the region grow and change over the years, but we have still managed to keep Portland a great place to live and raise a family. Show More Summary

The Beach Girl Behind the Beach Boys

last monthLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Early in 2015’s Love & Mercy, a film based on the life of Brian Wilson, a foxy blonde in cat’s-eye sunglasses addresses the Beach Boys leader. “Hey, Brian? I think you might have screwed up here,” she says, gesturing to the sheet music with her pencil. “You’ve got Lyle playing in D, ... More »

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