Music

THE BEACH BOYS’ FIRST-EVER RECORDINGS FROM 1961-1962 FINALLY SEE LIGHT OF DAY AS ‘BECOMING THE BEACH BOYS: THE COMPLETE HITE & DORINDA MORGAN SESSIONS,’ DUE OUT ON OMNIVORE RECORDINGS ON AUGUST 26

In September of 1961, Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Carl Wilson and Dennis Wilson stepped up to a microphone together for the first time at the home of Hite and Dorinda Morgan to demo the Beach Boys’ first three songs. Between that September date and March 1962, before signing a seven-year contract with Capitol … Continue reading