The Beach Boys created the 'California Dream' but beach music has its roots all over the US – or anywhere where there’s sand and restless spirits.
A virtual plaque ceremony, limited edition beers cans and more are also in the pipeline.
From grunge to indie rock, shoegaze to electronica, the best 90s alternative songs represent the eclectic spirit of the decade.
From stoner anthems to good-natured novelties, the best songs about marijuana are perfect for indulgers – or those with just a contact buzz.
Unlike most other eras, the notion of 90s music is hard to pin down. Oddball and eclectic, the decade defies easy categorisation, but it’s this cross-pollination of sounds that left a boundary-breaking...
Hound dogs, salty dogs, rain dogs, the mighty canine appears in countless songs and this list celebrates all the dogs who’ve been saluted in song.
Released after the tragedy of losing their frontman, Sublime’s self-titled third album remains testament to the unique sound the band created.
The Long Beach rock band was founded by Bradley Nowell, whose songwriting and genre-blending approach elevated the band to fame.
Director Elizabeth Banks said, "Their song is resonant and meaningful, and it kicks major ass.”
The song also features on the singer’s new album, 'Norman F_king Rockwell!', which is released tomorrow, 30 August.
The 10-track album includes the legendary skate-punks' signature hits, ‘What I Got’ ‘Wrong Way’, ‘Santeria’ and ‘Doin’ Time’.
The singer says: “Not a day goes by that I don’t listen to at least one Sublime song."
Sublime's landmark self-titled third album is getting a limited US only vinyl reissue and the band are paying video tribute to late frontman Bradley Nowell
As we anxiously count down the days until 22 April, check out some of the exclusive Record Store Day releases that have been announced for 2017.
With Metallica as its ambassadors, Record Store Day 2016 has been announced for 16 April and features must-have 7"s, LPs, box sets and coloured vinyl.