The Smile sessions were NOT written, arranged, and recorded by a drug-addled, paranoid recluse whose bad LSD trips had clouded his judgment. Done right, Smile could have tossed Pet Sounds around like a tidal wave, and maybe even made the Beatles yearn for yesterday. Though we’ll never know the answer to the mystery of what might have been, this collection gives us our best guess, while at the same time shattering any myths about what was assumed never could be.
the beach boys
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Now “not being alive then” is not an excuse for not seeing pretty much the first/rarest/greatest concert movie ever. The 1964 concert known as The T.A.M.I. Show featured performances by future Rock and Roll Hall of Famers the Rolling Stones, James Brown, Chuck Berry, the Beach Boys, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, the Supremes, and many others. The T.A.M.I. Show: Collector’s Edition will be officially released for the first time by Shout! Factory on March 23, 2010. The T.A.M.I. Show was filmed live at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in 1964. This legendary film has never been available on DVD and hasn’t been seen in its entirety since it originally appeared in theaters later that year. The T.A.M.I. Show contains James Brown’s…
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