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! 

I sit down again with my son Ethan, and we discuss four more of his favorite songs, why he likes the songs, and how much he loves John Stamos' cover of "Forever," and "Saturday Night" from Brian Wilson's No Pier Pressure album … among others.

[Airdate: 2020]

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I sit down with my son Ethan, and we discuss four of his favorite songs (and he has many), why he likes the songs, and his life on stage with his musical heroes, or, as he calls them, his friends. 

[Airdate: 2020]

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An audio excerpt from my conversation with Probyn Gregory on working with Nick Walusko, life on the road with "Nick At Night," band mashups, and working in the studio with Nick. For the full transcript purchase the Winter 2019 edition of Endless Summer Quarterly magazine.

Winter 2019 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/winter-2019-issue-128-nick-walusko-tribute-edition/

Spring 2020 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/19183/

[Airdate: 2020]

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An audio excerpt from my conversation with Mike D'Amico on moving to Los Angeles, auditioning to be a member of the Wondermints, and working in the studio with Nick Walusko and Darian Sahanaja

Winter 2019 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/winter-2019-issue-128-nick-walusko-tribute-edition/

Spring 2020 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/19183/

Episode 29: David Leaf

This intimate conversation with David Leaf includes discussion on The Beach Boys Christmas Album and The Brian Wilson Scholarship Fund

Spring 2020 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/19183/

[Airdate: 2020]

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Episode 28: Mike Love - Reason For The Season

An audio excerpt from my wonderful conversation with Mike Love on recording his 2018 holiday collection Reason For The Season. Mike also waxes nostalgic with childhood memories of celebrating the holidays at Mt. Vernon And Fairway. For the full transcript—as well as interviews with Maureen Love, Brian Love, Hayleigh Love, Ambha Love, Christian Love, as well as The Beach Boys' band and Love family members.

CLICK HERE for Endless Summer Quarterly magazine's FREE downloadable full-color PDF file Reason For The Season

[Airdate: 2019]

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Episode 27: Mike Love - Santa Barbara days

In Episode #27 I share an excerpt from my wonderful conversation with Mike Love on the remembrances of his life and times in Santa Barbara, CA. For the full transcript, be sure to visit Endless Summer Quarterly magazine's website to order the Fall 2019 edition of ESQ.
 
To read the full transcript, purchase Issue #127

Episode 25 — Beach Boys Mike Love and Al Jardine discuss the Friends album

Beach Boys Mike Love and Al Jardine discuss the Friends album and the practice of Transcendental Meditation.
[Airdate: 2018]

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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."
[Airdate: 2017]

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