Good Vibrations: Episode 36 — Dave "Ghosty" Wills interviews David Beard
In this special episode, Ghosty interviews David about the Wilson family's heritage, the longstanding relationship between Brian Wilson and Mike Love, and the music that's of particular importance to both.
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Sam Hollander has written and/or produced over 20 US Top 40 Pop Hits, as well as numerous worldwide smashes, including Panic! at the Disco's worldwide #1 "High Hopes." In 2019, he held the #1 position on the Billboard Rock Songwriters chart for nine weeks, a year-end record. Sam has also worked with Mike Love on the Reason For The Season and 12 Sides Of Summer albums.
This episode has a little bit of everything!
Episode 12 — Chuck Berry tribute with special guest Dean Torrence
Honoring Chuck Berry's influence on The Beach Boys and their music, Jan & Dean's Dean Torrence recounts the story behind Brian Wilson giving he and cohort Jan Berry the song "Surf City," while Brian continued to work on The Beach Boys hit song, "Surfin' U.S.A.," which featured a lifted melody from Chuck Berry's "Sweet Little 16."
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