Hailed as America’s band, The Beach Boys gave the world so much more than the surf-pop that made their name – as the best Beach Boys songs reveal.
Ten historic quotes from the first decade or so of Brian and the Beach Boys’ worldwide acclaim.
How the group followed 'Surf's Up,' as they negotiated the uncertain commercial waters of the early 1970s.
Glen's four-month spell ends as Bruce Johnston takes over in Brian Wilson's touring role.
The Beach Boys music is the soundtrack to Southern California, but Mike Love's lyrics did a good deal to create the Californian Dream.
The group were climbing the charts with 'Fun, Fun, Fun' as the LP it opened, 'Shut Down Volume 2,' was released on March 2, 1964.
The Beach Boys ‘Fun, Fun, Fun’ is one of their best-loved numbers, and a highlight of their live shows for the past 50 years.
With their February 1969 album, ‘20/20,’ The Beach Boys consolidated their career to date while hinting at what lay ahead…
It may not have been one of the group's most commercially successful LPs, but 'Holland' was, and remains, an admirable, self-contained and cohesive body of songs.
In celebration of the late Beach Boys singer, a look back over some of Carl’s greatest performances.
The Beach Boys’ ‘Good Vibrations’ is one of those singles that defines the 60s, topping the charts on both sides of the Atlantic.
As well as creating their own classics, the group had a knack for reinventing other people’s songs, as our playlist shows.
The group's landmark 1971 album 'Surf's Up' was both socially relevant and evocative of their initial glory.
The reputation of the 1970 album among the group's fans and media has only grown in later years.
'It's OK' was another summer anthem and another hit from the band's revitalising 1976 album.