Beach Boys Re-Play

Beach Boys Re-Play

Southern California has a new senior citizen employment program. The Beach Boys will embark on a 50-date 50th Anniversary Reunion Tour starting in February in support of “Celebration,” their new album. Group frontman Brian Wilson will turn 70 during the tour.

“Daddy, who are the ‘Beach Boys,’ and what’s an ‘album’?”

More:

“The Beach Boys Announce 50th Anniversary Reunion, New Album and Tour” (press release)

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3 Responses to “Beach Boys Re-Play”

  1. Mike Licht Says:

    UPDATES:

    Mitch from NYC notes that, in the interests of Truth in Advertising, the group should tour as the Beach Geezers.

    The Beach Boys sing about surfing, drag racing, and chicks in bikinis. The Beach Geezers sing about water aerobics, paratransit, and waking up next to The Little Old Lady From Pasadena.

    More:

    “Mike Love ‘Looking Forward’ to Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Tour,” Patrick Doyle, Rolling Stone

    “The Beach Boys: The Harmony Is Endless After All,” NPR

  2. Sean Says:

    I don’t get why everyone is dogging on the beach boys. They’re legends and they don’t deserve all this crap!

  3. Mike Licht Says:

    Sean wrote:

    I don’t get why everyone is dogging on the beach boys.

    It’s because they’re boys no more, and haven’t been for many decades. They seem to be singing just fine.

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