13/03/2015

The Beach Boys "The Beach Boys" (1985)



Label : Brother Entertainment / Caribou Records / CBS Records


01 - Getcha Back (Mike Love & Terry Melcher)
02 - It's Gettin' Late (Carl Wilson, Myrna Smith-Schilling & Robert White Johnson)
03 - Crack At Your Love (Brian Wilson & Al Jardine)
04 - Maybe I Don't Know (Carl Wilson, Myrna Smith-Schilling, Steve Levine & Julian Stewart Lindsay)
05 - She Believes In Love Again (Bruce Johnston)
06 - California Calling (Al Jardine & Brian Wilson)
07 - Passing Friend (George O'Dowd & Roy Hay)
08 - I'm So Lonely (Brian Wilson)
09 - Where I Belong (Carl Wilson & Robert White Johnson)
10 - I Do Love You (Stevie Wonder)
11 - It's Just A Matter Of Time (Brian Wilson)


Produced by Steve Levine for Do Not Erase Productions Ltd.
Musical Arranger : Julian Lindsay
Recorded at Red Bus Recording Studios, London, England ; CBS Studios, London, England & Westlake Audio, Los Angeles, California
Engineer : Gordon Milne
Additional Engineers : Greg Laney, Westlake Audio & Nick Godfrey, Red Bus
Assistant Engineers : Carmen Rizzo, Westlake Audio ; Peter Lees, Red Bus & Richard Hollywood, CBS
Pre-Mastering (U.S.A.) : Bernie Grundman, Bernie Grundman Mastering
Mastering (U.K.) : Tim Young, CBS Studios


The Beach Boys :

Al Jardine : Vocals & Electric Guitars
Bruce Johnston : Vocals & Kurzweil 250
Mike Love : Vocals
Brian Wilson : Vocals, Yamaha DX1, Jupiter 8, Oberheim OB8 & Piano
Carl Wilson : Vocals, Yamaha DX1 & Electric Guitar


01 - Getcha Back

Lead vocals : Mike Love & Brian Wilson
Terry Melcher : Kurzweil 250
Julian Lindsay : Kurzweil 250, PPG Wave 2.3 & Programming
Steve Levine : Fairlight & Drum Programming
John Alder : Guitars
Steve Grainger : Baritone Sax
Graham Broad : Percussion

Released May 8, 1985 as Caribou single ZS4 04913.
Entered Billboard "Hot 100" May 25, 1985; on chart 12 weeks; peaked at # 26 June 29, 1985

02  Its Gettin' Late

Lead vocal : Carl Wilson
Carl Wilson : Yamaha DX 1 & Electric Guitar
Julian Lindsay : Yamaha DX 1, PPG Wave 2.3 & Oberheim OB8
Steve Levine : Fairlight & Drum Programming
Graham Broad : Percussion
Horns Arranged by Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie : Tenor Sax
Steve Grainger : Baritone Sax
Kenneth McGregor : Trombone
Dave Spence : Trumpet
Released July 17, 1985 as Caribou single ZS4 05433.
Entered Billboard “Hot 100” Aug. 3, 1985; on chart 5 weeks; peaked at # 82 Aug. 17, 1985

03 - Crack At Your Love

Lead vocals : Alan Jardine & Brian Wilson
Brian Wilson : Yamaha DX 1, Jupiter 8 & Oberheim OB8
George McFarlaine : Bass
Steve Levine : Fairlight & Drum Programming
Ian Ritchie : Lyricon
Vocals Arranged by Brian Wilson & The Beach Boys

04 - Maybe I Don't Know

Lead vocal : Carl Wilson
Gary Moore : Rhythm & Lead Guitars
Julian Lindsay : Yamaha DX 1 & Bass
John Alder : Guitar Synth
Graham Broad : Drums & Percussion
Steve Levine : Fairlight & Drum Programming

05 - She Believes In Love Again

Lead vocals : Bruce Johnston & Carl Wilson
Bruce Johnston : Kurzweil 250
Julian Lindsay : Yamaha DX 1
Gary Moore : Guitar & Synthaxe
Stuart Gordon : Violin, Viola & Cello
Graham Broad : Percussion
Kenneth McGregor : Trombone
Steve Levine : Fairlight Programming
Strings Arranged by Julian Lindsay
Released Oct. 2, 1985 as Caribou single ZS4 05624

06 - California Calling

Lead vocals : Alan Jardine & Mike Love
Alan Jardine : Electric Guitars
Ringo Starr : Drums & Timpani
Brian Wilson : Piano & DX1
Simon Humphrey : Bass
Julian Lindsay : Organ
John Alder : Electric Guitars
Steve Levine : Fairlight Programming
Vocals Arranged by Brian Wilson & The Beach Boys

07 - Passing Friend

Lead vocal : Carl Wilson
Roy Hay : All instrumentation
Steve Grainger : Tenor Sax Solo
Steve Levine : Fairlight & Drum Programming

08 - I’m So Lonely

Lead vocal : Brian Wilson
Brian Wilson : Yamaha DX1
Julian Lindsay : PPG Wave 2.3
Steve Levine : Fairlight & Drum Programming
John Alder : Guitars
Ian Ritchie : Tenor Sax
Vocals Arranged by Brian Wilson & The Beach Boys

09 - Where I Belong

Lead vocal : Carl Wilson
Brian Wilson : Yamaha DX1
Julian Lindsay : PPG Wave 2.3
Steve Levine : Fairlight Programming

10 - I Do Love You

Lead vocals : Carl Wilson & Alan Jardine
Stevie Wonder : Drums, Bass, Fender Rhodes & Harmonica
Julian Lindsay : Acoustic Piano
Steve Levine : Fairlight Programming

11 - It's Just A Matter Of Time

Lead vocals : Brian Wilson & Mike Love
Brian Wilson : Yamaha DX1
Julian Lindsay : Kurzweil 250 & Bass
John Alder : Dobro
Judd Lander : Harmonica
Graham Broad : Drums & Percussion
Steve Levine : Fairlight Programming
Vocals Arranged by Brian Wilson & The Beach Boys
Released Oct. 2, 1985 as the B-side of Caribou single ZS4 05624, She Believes In Love Again