15/03/2015

The Beach Boys "20/20" (1969)



Label : Capitol Records


01 - Do It Again (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
02 - I Can Hear Magic (Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich & Phil Spector)
03 - Bluebirds Over The Mountain (Ersel Hickey)
04 - Be With Me (Dennis Wilson)
05 - All I Want To Do (Dennis Wilson)
06 - The Nearest Faraway Place (Bruce Johnston)
07 - Cotton Fields (Huddie Ledbetter)
08 - I Went To Sleep (Brian Wilson & Carl Wilson)
09 - Time To Get Alone (Brian Wilson)
10 - Never Learn Not To Love (Dennis Wilson)
11 - Our Prayer* (Brian Wilson)
12 - Cabinessence* (Brian Wilson & Van Dyke Parks)

Bonus Tracks

13 - Breakaway (Brian Wilson & R. Dunbar)
14 - Celebrate The News (Dennis Wilson & G. Jakobson)
15 - We’re Together Again (Brian Wilson & R. Wilson)
16 - Walk On By (Burt Bacharach & Hal David)
17 - Old Folks At Home (Swanee River) / Ol’ Man River (Stephen Foster) / (J. Kern / O. Hammerstein III)


Produced by The Beach Boys
Recorded at United Western Recorders, Capitol Studios, Gold Star Studios, CBS Columbia Quare, ID Sound, Brian Wilson's Home Studio, California & Bell Sound, New York
Recorded June through November, 1968 at I.D. Sound & Brian’s home studio
Mixed at Capitol Records (except *Original Tracks Recorded 10/66 at CBS & Gold Star)
Engineered by Larry Levine


The Beach Boys :

Al Jardine : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Guitar
Bruce Johnston : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Piano
Mike Love : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals
Brian Wilson : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Hammond Organ
Carl Wilson : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Guitar
Dennis Wilson : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Drums


01 - Do It Again

Lead vocal : Mike Love
Highest Chart Position #20
Master #71536
Recorded 6/68
Charted 7/27/68 Reached #20

02 - I Can Hear Magic

Lead vocal : Carl Wilson
Highest Chart Position #24
Master #71521
Recorded 10/1/68
Charted 3/8/69 Reached #24

03 - Bluebirds Over The Mountain

Lead vocal : Mike Love (Verse), Bruce Johnston & Carl Wilson (Choruses)
Highest Chart Position #61
Recorded 9/29/67 & 11/14/68
Charted 12/14/68 Reached #61

04 - Be With Me

Lead vocal : Dennis Wilson
Master #71330
Recorded 11/11/68

05 - All I Want To Do

Lead vocal : Mike Love
Master #71399
Recorded 11/21/68

06 - The Nearest Faraway Place

Master #70063
Recorded 6/20/68

07 - Cotton Fields

Lead vocal : Al Jardine
Master #71398
Recorded 11/18/68

08 - I Went To Sleep

Lead vocals : Brian Wilson / Group
Master #59990
Recorded 6/68

09 - Time To Get Alone

Lead vocals : Carl Wilson with Brian Wilson & Al Jardine
Master #71331
Recorded 10/2/68 and 10/4/68

10 - Never Learn Not To Love

Lead vocal : Dennis Wilson
Master #71063
Recorded 9/11/68

11 - Our Prayer

Master #71538
Recorded 10/4/66
Additional Vocals Recorded at Capitol Records Studios, Fall 1968

12 - Cabinessence

Lead vocals : Carl Wilson with Mike Love at the end
Master #56716
Recorded 10/3, 10/11, 10/12/66 & 12/66

13 - Breakaway

Lead vocals : Carl Wilson (on The Verses), Al Jardine (on The Choruses) with Brian Wilson & Mike Love
Highest Chart Position #63
Master #71916
Recorded 3/31/69 (Gold Star) & 4/23/69
Charted 7/5/69 Reached #63

14 - Celebrate The News

Lead vocal : Dennis Wilson
Master #72479
Recorded 2/25/69

15 - We’re Together Again

Lead vocals : Brian Wilson & Carl Wilson
Master #102377
Recorded 9/11/68

16 - Walk On By

Lead vocal : Brian Wilson
Master #102378
Recorded 5/26/68

17 - Old Folks At Home (Swanee River) / Ol’ Man River

Master #59992
Recorded 5/26/68