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Please Let Me Wonder

“And now here we are here together…” Posted on August 25, 2016 by labeak52 The whole trip had been my idea, but it hadn’t been hard to sell. We drove 200 miles from Charleston, West Virginia to Roanoke, Virginia last weekend to see … Continue reading

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New Song

  Here are lyrics that I wrote this morning for a new Beach Boys song.  Brian Wilson, if you’re watching, all I want is half the royalties.   Don’t you want to take it to the limit, dear? It’s kinda … Continue reading

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Please Let Me Wonder

  The whole trip had been my idea, but it hadn’t been hard to sell. We drove 200 miles from Charleston, West Virginia to Roanoke, Virginia last weekend to see Brian Wilson in concert. We were lucky to have all … Continue reading

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Afternoon Poem, July 6, 2016

I awoke to rock and roll Here was another voice Not that of the schoolmaster This one sweeter, more inviting Truer, somehow, and Full of open space. I walked on from there Thinking to put away childish things To the … Continue reading

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If I Wrote for the Beach Boys

If I wrote for the Beach Boys, this would be my song: . You’ve got to let it flow You’ve got to let it go Open up the floodgates of your heart Sing the words that tear this world apart … Continue reading

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Caroline Yes

Have you seen the official trailer for Love and Mercy? The one that starts with a shot of Brian Wilson’s shoes on the floor of the showroom of the Cadillac dealership? It’s a fantastic, two-minute piece of work; almost seamlessly … Continue reading

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God Only Knows

Here is a thoughful and fair question raised by my Shelton College Review colleague, Joseph E. Bird, about Brian Wilson:   Now I really want to see this movie.[Love and Mercy] But first, a question for you. I’ve now read about … Continue reading

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More Love and Mercy

If you’ve been reading this blog regularly, you know that I just saw the movie Love and Mercy, which is the story of Brian Wilson’s life. If you read my review, you’ll also know that I was crazy about the … Continue reading

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