The Beach Boys reunite

2011-12-17 by Voivod STAFF | 62 Comments
'60s pop legends, The Beach Boys, announced through their official website their reunion for a new album and a 50-year anniversary tour in 2012.

The band has recorded a handful of new songs, set for release by Capitol Records. Touring activities will commence in April 27 with a headline appearance at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. More tour dates are to be revealed with a new announcement.




Source:

http://www.billboard.com/news/beach-boys-reunite-for-album-50-date-tour-1005690352.story#/news/beach-boys-reunite-for-album-50-date-tour-1005690352.story

Tagged: The Beach Boys

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tarkus
December 17th 2011
5560 Comments


beach boys fucking rule

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
December 17th 2011
51166 Comments


Cool
Smile Sessions was legit

Tyrannic
December 17th 2011
3262 Comments


:O

Pharoh
December 17th 2011
3325 Comments


nice

LegendofPittman
December 17th 2011
2959 Comments


Well Brian Wilson is with them, it's not too bad.

tarkus
December 17th 2011
5560 Comments


Wilson only actually toured with them for like three years back in the day

Sevhead
December 17th 2011
569 Comments


really can't imagine listening, think most of the site is probably with me

Nomad
December 17th 2011
247 Comments


I dunno whether a tour would suck or not, but I'd consider going if they came to the UK, seeing as it'd probably be the last time to see them on stage.

Ire
December 17th 2011
41849 Comments


ew no thanks

DoubtGin
December 17th 2011
6756 Comments


will suck

keep the legacy

Voivod
Staff Reviewer
December 17th 2011
6561 Comments


The only thing i have listened from these guys was those two songs in the Good Morning Vietnam OST.

Pretty cool stuff.

Digging: Devil's Train - II

FearThyEvil
December 17th 2011
12995 Comments


Too past their prime.

renegadestrings
December 17th 2011
1476 Comments


my grandpa is stoked

johnnyblaze
December 17th 2011
2648 Comments


cool, should be interesting. hopefully they've still got their pipes.

schafejod
December 17th 2011
13 Comments


The beach boys reunite and have recorded a handful of new songs.. and are currently dabbling in dubstep.

Pharoh
December 17th 2011
3325 Comments


with Jonathan Davis as guest vocalist

Scoot
December 17th 2011
18039 Comments


pet sounds is still one of the best albums ever

Digging: The Wrens - The Meadowlands

NegativeSanction
December 17th 2011
13 Comments


OMG! OMG! OMG!

Electric City
Emeritus
December 17th 2011
15744 Comments


might be like scott walker shit

Yuma310
December 17th 2011
1656 Comments


hopefully the album doesn't suck

SCREAMorphine
December 17th 2011
1766 Comments


Whats the point

PuddlesPuddles
December 18th 2011
4787 Comments


Jesus Fucking Coltrane this is like Groundhogs Day for the terrible modern bands they influenced who seem to keep popping up on the radio

4 more years of insipid songs, thank you.

Winsomniac
December 18th 2011
8046 Comments


Jackie Chan just got so fucking stoked.


Chris Rock... not so much.

Maize
December 18th 2011
155 Comments


Pretty sure they played the cape cod melody tent 5 years ago when i worked there

StrizzMatik
December 18th 2011
3261 Comments


Pet Sounds and Smile are sooooo good and I'm digging the snip of the new song so far.

Digging: Strung Out - Transmission.Alpha.Delta

Iamthe Nightstars
December 18th 2011
2370 Comments


"my grandpa is stoked"

I lol'd


StrizzMatik
December 18th 2011
3261 Comments


But it all seriousness, Smile is easily the best album released this year.

Xenophanes
Staff Reviewer
December 18th 2011
10706 Comments


"my grandpa is stoked"

hahaha

Iai
Emeritus
December 18th 2011
3553 Comments


Godawful idea, can only end in disaster imo

AtomicWaste
Staff Reviewer
December 18th 2011
2088 Comments


This is fucking awesome!

Digging: Jakub Zytecki - Wishful Lotus Proof

SylentEcho
December 18th 2011
1577 Comments


If they sound the same then FUCK YEAHz!

iFghtffyrdmns
December 18th 2011
7047 Comments


i've never been in love
but I saw
Brian Wilson once

I was druuuunk and screeeeaamed too louwwwd
OVER THE FALSETTO IN YOU STILL BELIEVE IN ME

TheNotrap
December 18th 2011
8252 Comments


One of the greatest US bands of the 60's.

Ending
December 18th 2011
1924 Comments


Well I mean... why not, right?

taylormemer
December 18th 2011
4955 Comments


We shall sea.

sixdegrees
December 18th 2011
18331 Comments


it will be interesting to see if they're still any good. Probably not, but we'll see.

Digging: Kendrick Lamar - Delete this album

MaskAtTheMasquerade
December 18th 2011
2888 Comments


great news

Stainkovic
December 18th 2011
49 Comments


I am totally going to get my dad to go see them with me if they come to Scotland, which -now that I think about it- is unlikely for a world tour...

nicholasarthur
December 18th 2011
87 Comments


I've got hope for it considering how consistent Brian Wilson's solo stuff is.

Drsmith4
December 18th 2011
1725 Comments


terrible live band

wabbit
December 18th 2011
7052 Comments


"Godawful idea, can only end in disaster imo"

ya cause SMiLE was awful.



AliW1993
Contributing Reviewer
December 18th 2011
7495 Comments


Smile was recorded 45 years ago...

I love the Beach Boys so on one hand this is great news, and I'd definitely go if they came near me.

...But I can't seen this ending well.

Cursiver
December 18th 2011
48 Comments


hey this is awesome and I'm stoked. It is the beach boys you have to give them a chance.

Shuyin
December 18th 2011
12299 Comments


da beach boyz!

Titan50
December 18th 2011
4588 Comments


People who don't like/care for The Beach Boys should just kill themselves right now

Titan50
December 18th 2011
4588 Comments


People who don't like/care for The Beach Boys should just kill themselves right now

bloc
December 18th 2011
35263 Comments


I love The Beach Boys as much as the next guy but a new album in 2012? Come on...

lancebramsay
December 18th 2011
1585 Comments


Brian Wilson's solo stuff has actually been alright, this should be good.

Azn.
December 18th 2011
5618 Comments


Holy shit. These guys are still alive?

Ire
December 18th 2011
41849 Comments


brian wilson hasn't been good in..










oh wait he's never been good

Duderino
December 18th 2011
828 Comments


dudes in scarves are stoked

TRMshadow
December 19th 2011
4982 Comments


Not many bands can do this... I mean, a 50 year reunion? That's just amazing.

Not an over-the-top, but it'll be interesting to see what comes of it. Might be interesting.

henryChinaski
December 19th 2011
2987 Comments


Haha amazing!

AliW1993
Contributing Reviewer
December 19th 2011
7495 Comments


"brian wilson hasn't been good in..

oh wait he's never been good"

This is either poor sarcasm or the most retarded thing I've ever read.




ncguitar
December 19th 2011
2482 Comments


they should experiment with djent

SpyMan
December 19th 2011
69 Comments


A bunch of 70 year old men trying to sing like 20 year old men. No thanks.

StrizzMatik
December 19th 2011
3261 Comments


"Ire hasn't been funny in..
oh wait he's never been funny"

I fixed it for you bro

Azn.
December 19th 2011
5618 Comments


"they should experiment with djent"

And autotune. And all that good stuff.

Jethro42
December 19th 2011
12880 Comments


"my grandpa is stoked"

same for ol' Jethro

Ire
December 19th 2011
41849 Comments


nah i'm joking but i've never really cared for wilson beyond pet sounds

StrizzMatik
December 20th 2011
3261 Comments


I'd agree in the sense that Smile is definitely not for everyone, it's more like moments of utter brilliance with amazing pop songs in between as opposed to the tour-de-force of inspiration on Pet Sounds.

But really, Surf's Up is probably the finest pop song ever made

MrxSelfxDestruct
December 20th 2011
495 Comments


I'd be lying if I said I was aware of more than two songs by these guys, way before my time.



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