It is a little dated, it was written in 1986, and a lot has happened with there music since then. But as for the book itself, I actually enjoyed it. Read morePublished 3 months ago by tmuller
Of America's most beloved surf band.
Gaines has unprecedented access to a myriad of individuals whom not only shed light, but also pull no punches as to the wildly excessive... Read more
This was a great trashy read, a lively and well-researched account of the rise and semi-collapse of one of the great American pop music acts, starting with their early days under... Read morePublished 4 months ago by T. Burrows
beach read, light and sometimes dark times for all American band, should be updated, but til now its pretty thorough bio. enjoyable, stays with the music doesn't gossip too much.Published 5 months ago by wendy parson
the item that I purchased above was the beach boys biography book was received right on time with no problems. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Eric Stuart Massar
I love this book a lot because it has told me some things I didn't know about The Beach Boys. Being a devout fan of theirs, I've always wanted to learn about them growing up,... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Tandymonium
If you like the beach boys, you should read this book. It covers into the 80's. Also read Catch a Wave which covers into later years. Read morePublished 20 months ago by ch