Archives for: 2010, week 25

Backstage in South Florida: The Beach Boys' Good Vibrations Turned Bad

BROWARD/PALM BEACH NEW TIMES "Once onstage, Dennis Wilson began acting erratically. Only an adequate drummer at best, he issued a blunt confession during the middle of 'Help Me Rhonda' when he suddenly grabbed an overhead mic and abruptly announced 'I'm… more »

Concert Review: Van Dyke Parks-Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 4/5 Stars

THE GUARDIAN "Occasionally, the florid melodies combine with a hint of waywardness in [Van Dyke] Parks' vocals to leave you feeling as confused as Beach Boys' vocalist Mike Love apparently was by Parks's contributions to Smile. More often, as his betwee… more »