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Updated 6/28/2001

Brian Concert To Be Webcasted Live!
Brians concert,this Friday, June 29, from the Molson Center in Milwaukee, will be webcasted live at 8:30PM Eastern Time
Check out hob.com for more details.

Updated 6/27/2001

See Brian In Concert For Free!
Kids Can See Four Classic Rock Legends for Free During Three July Shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents will be able to bring their children to see four of classic rock's biggest names and introduce their young ears to these musical giants for free during three special July shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre:

*  Paul Simon and Brian Wilson on Tuesday, July 3 at 7:30 p.m.

*  James Taylor & Band on Monday, July 23 at 7:30 p.m.

*  Rod Stewart on Wednesday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m.

Children 12 and under will receive a free lawn ticket at the DTE Energy Music Theatre Box Office on the day of each show when one ticket is purchased by an adult in any price range.  Persons already holding tickets for these shows can bring a child to take advantage of this offer by presenting their ticket at the DTE Energy Music Theatre Box Office on the day of the show. This offer is subject availability.

The child's free lawn tickets are not subject to the $3 parking fee. For more information log on to Palacenet.com or call 248-377-0100.

Updated 6/22/2001

 Brian's Hershey, PA show on July 17, has been moved from the Stadium to the Star Pavillion. All tickets must be exchanged for an equivalent seat or refunded prior to the show date. Top priced tickets will be exchanged for equivalent top priced seats. The second priced tickets will become lawn seats or can be upgraded to reserved seats by paying the differential at the point of purchase or at the box office.


Updated 6/15/2001
Brian Wilson will be appearing on the Late Show With David Letterman on June 28. No word on what he will perform as of yet.


Updated 6/14/2001
Like A Brother, the cd released last year by Beckley Lamm and Carl Wilson is being released in Japan  (RCA Victor - VICP-61387) on June 21. It will contain three bonus tracks not included on the original domestic release:
1- Standing At Your Door
2- Blue After All
3- In The Dark
It is not known at this time if any of these are songs written by Carl Wilson or if he is featured as the lead vocalist.

Thanks to Tango

Updated 6/11/2001
A version of "Hungry Heart" by Mike Love, John Stamos and others, recorded and reported here more than a year ago, has finally been released on a cd called  "Made In The U.S.A."  on the Purple Pyramid label. The cd, which is a tribute to Bruce Springsteen, also includes tracks featuring Beach Boys sidemen Phillip Bardowell and Gary Griffin. Listen to a Real Audio clip of Hungry Heart.

Updated 6/10/2001
Here is the setlist as reported on the Good Vibrations message board. It is unconfirmed, but assume to be accurate.
    I was there, here is the setlist. The show was great, go see it if you are anywhere near it!

    1. Our Prayer
    2. Heroes and Villains
    3. Dance Dance Dance
    4. In My Room
    5. Till I die
    6. Wouldn't It Be Nice
    7. Sail On Sailor
    8. California Girls
    9. I Get Around
    10. Please Let Me Wonder
    11. God Only Knows
    12. Don't Worry Baby
    13. Surf's Up (Yes you are reading correctly!)
    14. Do It Again
    15. Help Me Rhonda
    16. Good Vibrations
    17. Surfer Girl
    18. Barbara Ann
    19. All Summer Long
    20. Surfin USA
    21. Fun Fun Fun
    Encore:
    Love and Mercy

Thanks to Billy Carlisle

Tentative(unconfirmed) tour dates for Brian's visit to Japan are as follows:
Sep.20 Tokyo,Japan
   Sep.21 Tokyo,Japan
  Sep.22 Nagoya,Japan
   Sep.24 Fukuoka,Japan
   Sep.25 Oosaka,Japan

These dates are for Brian Wilson only, Paul Simon is not part of this tour of Japan

Thanks to Tango

Updated 5/31/2001

From Capitol Records:

CHAT WITH THE BEACH BOYS
  Mark your calendars! The endless
  summer will begin this Tuesday, June 5th,
  when the Beach Boys celebrate the release
  of Hawthorne, Ca with a chat. Hop online
  Tuesday at 5:00pm PST to catch up with
  Al Jardine and then check in with
  Brian Wilson at 5:30pm PST.
  Only on Yahoo! Chat....

  http://chat.yahoo.com
  http://hollywoodandvine.com/beachboys

Updated 5/28/2001

Coolboard, the sponsor of the "Red White and Blue message board , has informed us that they will soon be closing down their message board service. For those of you who regularly visited the board ,please note that a new board is now in place for discussing  Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys. You can access the new board,  known as the GOOD VIBRATIONS board at the link further up the page.


Updated 5/21/2001

Brian Wilson has been scheduled at the last minute to appear on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Tuesday May22.

Updated 4/27/01 9:15am

Paul Simon Invites Brian Wilson to Join Him on His 2001 Summer Tour Of The United States

BURBANK, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- In what promises to be one of the most exciting concert events of the summer season 200l, singer/songwriter Paul Simon and his 11-piece band will kick-off a 28-city tour of the United States Saturday, June 9th, at the Gorge Amphitheatre in Seattle, Washington. Simon will be joined on the tour by one of rock's most deeply revered figures, the legendary Brian Wilson, co-founder of The Beach Boys.  Wilson will be accompanied by his 10-piece band, which includes the four-member group, The Wondermints.
Complete Simon/Wilson Tour Schedule

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Live At The Roxy Theatre, Brian Wilson's 2cd live set, will be released in stores, on the Oglio Label on June 19th. The new version will include two bonus tracks , plus an interview. Bonus tracks are Barbara Ann and Sloop John B.

Updated 4/24/01
Brian Wilson will be touring with Paul Simon for what is expected to be at least 30 shows. See above for dates.

Updated 4/10/01

A new bio on Dennis Wilson is now available at bookstores called

Dumb Angel: The Life & Music of Dennis Wilson by Adam Webb