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By James B. Murphy

They have been virtually The Pendletones—after the Pendleton wool shirts favourite on cold nights on the beach—then The Surfers, ahead of being named The seashore Boys. yet what separated them from some other teenage storage band with out musical education? that they had uncooked expertise, endurance and a wellspring of creativity that introduced them on a mythical profession now in its 6th decade.
Following the musical imaginative and prescient of Brian Wilson, the seashore Boys mixed airy vocal harmonies, searing electrical guitars and plush preparations into probably the most precise sounds within the heritage of well known track. Drawing on unique interviews and newly exposed files, this booklet untangles the band’s convoluted early heritage and tells the tale of the way 5 boys from California shaped America’s maximum rock ’n’ roll band.

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