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Good vibrations : my life as a Beach Boy / Mike Love with James S. Hirsch.

Love, Mike, 1941- author. (Author). Hirsch, James S., author. (Added Author).
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  • 22 of 24 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399176418
  • ISBN: 0399176411
  • Physical Description: 436 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Blue Rider Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: California is the ultimate -- Teenage groove -- Surfing the cultural waves -- Our own wall of sound -- What good is the dawn -- Keeping up with the Beatles -- A sonic oasis -- A blossom world -- The unraveling -- Holy grounds on the Ganges -- A violent age -- Demons among us -- Exporting the American dream -- Stolen legacy -- Our toughest competitor -- Brian's back -- The fracturing -- The ocean clue -- America's band -- My house in order -- The glue that binds us -- A special place in hell -- Universal truth -- My greatest teachers -- My radio is on -- Epilogue: Chasing the sun.
Summary, etc.: Mike Love tells the story of his legendary, raucous, and ultimately triumphant five-decade career as the front man of The Beach Boys, the most popular American band in history -- timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of "Good Vibrations." Love describes the stories behind his lyrics for pop classics such as "Good Vibrations," "California Girls," "Surfin' USA," and "Kokomo," while providing vivid portraits of the turbulent lives of his three gifted cousins, Brian, Dennis, and Carl Wilson. His partnership with Brian has few equals in American pop music, though Mike has carved out a legacy of his own -- he co-wrote the lyrics to eleven of the twelve original Beach Boy songs that were top 10 hits while providing the lead vocals on ten of them.
Subject: Love, Mike, 1941-
Beach Boys.
Rock musicians > United States > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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