Here’s what you need for this chilly day – 3 absolute classics from The Beach Boys’ and their isolated vocals for you to blow your mind.
California Girls: Listen for a few spots of imperfect harmonies. That would have never pass if it was released today, which makes it all the more brilliant.
Wouldn’t It Be Nice?: Brian Wilson described the song as “what children everywhere go through … wouldn’t it be nice if we were older, or could run away and get married”.
Sloop John B: The Kingston Trio’s 1958 recording of “The John B. Sails” recorded under the title “The Wreck of the John B” was the direct influence on The Beach Boys’ version.