The Eagles' co-founder Glenn Frey's solo work soars Above The Clouds with a new career-spanning box set released through Geffen/USM on 11 May
The Beach Boys music is the soundtrack to Southern California, but it is Mike Love's lyrics that have done so much to create the Californian Dream.
We reDiscover the excellent first album by The Mamas And The Papas, If You Can Believe Your Eyes And Ears: the very essence of the California vocal sound.
The Beach Boys were already climbing the US charts again with 'Fun, Fun, Fun' as the LP it opened, Shut Down Volume 2, was released on 2 March 1964.
For the third single from 20/20, the Beach Boys turned to the catalogue of one of their biggest heroes, Phil Spector, with a cover of 'I Can Hear Music.'
Love makes the world go round, but love also goes round itself, in the grooves of the majority of the greatest pop songs ever made.
We're giving away no fewer than six albums from the 1970s and ‘80s catalogue of the mighty Beach Boys on vinyl!
Like all award shows, the Grammys are always bound to satisfy, surprise and rankle in equal measure, and there have been some surprising wins in the past.
Holland, released by the Beach Boys on 8 January 1973, was an admirable, self-contained and cohesive body of songs from start to finish.