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  1. Sunday Cinema | Farm Aid 1985 HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JamBase

    ... ellencamp as well as Joni Mitchell, The Highwaymen, Billy Joel, Daryl Hall, Waylon Jennings, Bonnie Raitt and The Beach Boys . Willie Nelson - "Stay A Little Longer"

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  2. Movies: New andNoteworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Philly.com

    ... themes) - S.R. Love & Mercy Breathtaking psychological biopic of Brian Wilson, the songwriting savant behind the Beach Boys, toggling back and forth between the mid '60s and the band's landmark Pet Sounds album and the '80s, when Brian, wrongly ...

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  3. The Beach Boys Endless Summer programRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Twenty-six years ago, during the summer of 1989, The Beach Boys were featured on the summer replacement television series, Endless Summer . Airing 7-8pm Pacific, each episode began with live footage from a May 30, 1989 performance recorded in San Diego, California.

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  4. Peter Cetera, Chicago Frontman and Solo Star Returns to Paramount for One Night OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... I'm Sorry" drove Chicago to become one of the best-selling American rock bands of all time, second only to The Beach Boys . But Cetera's success didn't stop when he left Chicago. After releasing his self-titled album in 1981, the star dominated the ...

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  5. Kevin Bacon and Jimmy Fallon Perfectly Channel The Beach Boys in Spot-On ParodyRead the original story

    Saturday | WVII

    The Footloose star and Tonight Show host went back in time and channeled the '60s California cool of The Beach Boys for a spot-on performance as Brian Wilson and the gang. Little did we know, their hit single, "Fun, Fun, Fun," went through several "versions" before it was officially released in 1964 - the first of which was actually about a hamburger stand! The one thing we learned from the performance: Bacon really does look like a young Wilson from back in the day.

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  6. DVR Rewind | Kevin Bacon Tonight Show Beach Boys ParodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | JamBase

    Last night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon actor/musician Kevin Bacon appeared not only as one of the show's panel guests but also in a hilarious music performance. Presented as a First Drafts Of Rock mockumentary-style Behind The Music parody, Bacon and Fallon did their best to imitate The Beach Boys by playing an "early version" of "Fun, Fun, Fun."

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  7. Kevin Bacon And Jimmy Fallon Are Having More "Fun Fun Fun" Than YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    Somebody call the Guinness Book of World Records because Jimmy Fallon and Kevin Bacon may have just broken the record for number of times you can say "hamburger stand" in a single song. In the latest installment of The Tonight Show sketch "First Drafts of Rock," Fallon and Bacon go behind-the-scenes of an early version of The Beach Boys's classic summertime jam "Fun, Fun, Fun"-and apparently their idea of fun just involves eating lots and lots of hamburgers .

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  8. Review: Fun, fun, fun with The Beach Boys at Frederik Meijer GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MLive.com

    "We would like to take an intermission followed by a nap," joked Mike Love of The Beach Boys. OK, so maybe The Beach Boys - and The Temptations - aren't the youngsters they use to be, but those attending Friday night's Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park concert could have cared less.

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  9. Springsteen rocks with U2 at final MSG showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Jersey Journal

    But for now, at least for the last two months anyway, The Boss has favored surprise appearances -- most recently a guest spot at U2's last of eight Madison Square Garden shows Friday night. Springsteen hopped on stage to perform "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" and the classic "Stand By Me" alongside Bono.

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  10. VIDEO: The Beach Boys (aka Kevin Bacon & Jimmy Fallon) Perform 'Fun Fun Fun'Read the original story

    Saturday | BroadwayWorld.com

    On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, rare footage of a very early recording of The Beach Boys ' "Fun, Fun, Fun" was revealed. Below, watch the iconic band in "First Drafts of Rock"! Bacon's films include the musical-drama film Footloose , the historical thriller JFK , the legal drama A Few Good Men , the historical docudrama Apollo 13 and the mystery drama Mystic River .

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  11. Carl's Rock Songbook No. 113: American Graffiti and Rock n' Roll Carl ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | National Review Online

    ... to Berry's "Johnny B. Goode" at its center- baby, someday your name will be in lights-, down to its playing the Beach Boys' nifty "All Summer Long" over the credits. There are plenty of fun scenes and humor throughout, and especially in the ...

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  12. Triple Played: Plenty of music lessons learned from The Wrecking CrewRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... The Righteous Brothers, Simon and Garfunkel, Nancy Sinatra, Shelley Fabares, the Carpenters, Byrds and the Beach Boys. Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys heard the Wrecking Crew playing for Spector, and he recruited them to play on "Pet Sounds." That ...

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  13. Background music may influence your spending habitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Science

    ... . Those who listened to American music ("California Girls," "Surfin' U.S.A.," and "Good Vibrations" by the Beach Boys) for example, chose food like hamburgers and hot dogs. In the second experiment, researchers focused on two types of American ...

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  14. New ReleasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Philly.com

    ... - S.R. Love & Mercy 1/2 Breathtaking psychological biopic of Brian Wilson, the songwriting savant behind the Beach Boys, toggling back and forth between the mid-'60s and the band's landmark Pet Sounds album and the '80s, when Brian, wrongly ...

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  15. Love & Mercy by Bill PohladRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Chosun Ilbo

    : In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy.

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  16. New Kurt Cobain Song Added to 'Montage Of Heck'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Billboard

    ... and "I'm a bad man" -- and through much of the song he affects a falsetto that's faintly reminiscent of the Beach Boys ' Brian Wilson, but thankfully, nowhere near as weird as his cartoonishly altered vocals on "Beans," which is found on the With ...

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  17. REVIEW: The Bootleg Sixties, Regent Centre, ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Daily Echo

    ... copies of The Beatles' She Loves You and The Hollies' Just One Look . They continue with the summer sounds of The Beach Boys' bouncy Surfin' USA and The Surfaris' throbbing Wipe Out , to a sunny backdrop of surfing archive footage. The smooth and ...

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  18. Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Beach Boys/Tempations, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | MLive.com

    You can find this information every Thursday and Sunday in The Grand Rapids Press, online at MLive's event calendar , or on my Facebook page . Classics like "Surfin' USA" and "Fun, Fun Fun" along with "My Girl" and "Papa Was a Rollin' Stone" will be performed as two legendary bands - The Beach Boys and The Temptations - take the Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater stage on Friday, July 31. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. with the music beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $75-$77 at meijergardens.org or at the box office.

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  19. Finally caught a flick at the LeavittRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Last week I finally did. My wife, Valerie, and I saw "Love and Mercy," the new film about Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys. We picked a weeknight - a departure for us, as we usually go to the movies on either Friday or Saturday night - and made sure ...

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  20. German metal legends the Scorpions helped tear down Cold War wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Fox News

    ... '80s. FOX411: Celebrating 50 years as a band is mighty impressive - you've now joined The Rolling Stones and The Beach Boys in terms of longevity. Did you ever think when you started the Scorpions all those years ago in Germany that you'd stand the ...

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