12/03/2015

The Beach Boys "Keepin' The Summer Alive" (1980)



Label : Brother Entertainment / Caribou Records / CBS Records


01 - Keepin' The Summer Alive (Carl Wilson & Randy Bachman)
02 - Oh Darlin' (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
03 - Some Of Your Love (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
04 - Livin' With A Heartache (Carl Wilson & Randy Bachman)
05 - School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell) (Chuck Berry)
06 - Goin' On (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
07 - Sunshine (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
08 - When Girls Get Together (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
09 - Santa Ana Winds (Brian Wilson & Al Jardine)
10 - Endless Harmony (Bruce Johnston)


Produced by Bruce Johnston
Engineers : Steve Desper (Chief Engineer, Mixer), Chuck Leary, Chuck Britz, Rodney Pearson & Brian Behrns (Second Engineer)
Arrangers : Bob Alcivar (Horns) & Harry Betts (Strings)
Studios : Rumbo Recorders, Jardines Barn &  Western Records


The Beach Boys :

Brian Wilson : Lead, Harmony & Backing vocals, Piano, Keyboards, Synthesizers
Carl Wilson : Lead, Harmony & Backing vocals, Guitar
Al Jardine : Lead, Harmony & Backing vocals, Guitar, Spoken Word Introduction on "Santa Ana Winds"
Mike Love : Lead, Harmony & Backing vocals
Bruce Johnston : Lead, Harmony & Backing vocals, Keyboards
Dennis Wilson : Drum & Percussion on "Endless Harmony"


Additional musicians :

Ricky Fataar : Drums & Percussion
Steve Ross : ?
Ricci Martin : ?
John Hobbs : ?
Joe Walsh : Guitar Solo on "Keepin' The Summer Alive"
Daryl Dragon : Keyboards
Caleb Quaye : Guitar
Gary Malaber : Drums
Joel Peskin : Saxophone
Steve Douglas : Saxophone
Dick "Slyde" Hyde : Trombone
Billy Walker : ?
Bryan Garofalo : Bass
Chuck Findley : Trumpet
Mike Meros : Keyboards
Steve Forman : Percussion
Igor Horoshevsky : ?
Bill House : ?
Vince Charles : ?
Ray Armando : ?
Scott Mathews : Drums & Vocals
Efrain Toro : Percussion


01 - Keepin' The Summer Alive

Lead vocal : Carl Wilson
Basic Track Recorded Aug. 27-29, 1979 at The Barn (Bachman Studio), Lynden, WA
Basic Track Produced by Carl Wilson

02 - Oh Darlin'

Lead vocals : Carl Wilson & Mike Love
Horns Arranged by Bob Alcivar
Basic Track Recorded Oct. 16, 1979 at United/Western Studios, Hollywood, CA
Basic Track Engineered by Chuck Britz

03 - Some Of Your Love

Lead vocal : Mike Love

04 - Livin' With A Heartache

Lead vocal : Carl Wilson 
Basic Track Recorded Aug. 27-29, 1979 at The Barn (Bachman Studio), Lynden, WA
Basic Track Produced by Carl Wilson
Released May 20, 1980 as Caribou single ZS9 9033

05 - School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell)

Lead vocal : Alan Jardine
Basic Track Recorded July 24, 1979 at United/Western Studios, Hollywood, CA
Basic Track Produced by Brian Wilson & Engineered by Chuck Britz

06 - Goin' On

Lead vocals : Mike Love & Carl Wilson
Horns Arranged by Bob Alcivar
Released March 11, 1980 as Caribou single ZS9 9032
Entered Billboard "Hot 100" April 12, 1980 ; on chart 3 weeks ; Peaked at #83 April 19, 1980

07 - Sunshine

Lead vocal : Mike Love
Horns Arranged by Bob Alcivar
Basic Track Recorded July 23, 1979 at United/Western Studios, Hollywood, CA
Basic Track Produced by Brian Wilson & Engineered by Chuck Britz

08 - When Girls Get Together

Lead vocals : Mike Love & Brian Wilson
Produced by Brian Wilson
Instrumental Track Recorded Nov. 4, 1969 at Brian Wilson’s Home Studio, Bel Air, CA
Vocals & Additional Instrumentation Recorded January 1970 at Brian Wilson’s Home Studio, Bel Air, CA
Mixed Oct. 22, 1979 at Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA

09 - Santa Ana Winds

Lead vocals : Alan Jardine & Mike Love
Produced by Alan Jardine & Bruce Johnston
Strings Arranged by Harry Betts
Basic Track Recorded Late August 1978 at Criteria Studios, Miami, FL
Additional Instrumentation & Vocals Recorded November 1978 at Super Sound, Monterey, CA ; October 1979-February 1980 at Rumbo Recorders, Canoga Park, CA & Jardine’s Barn, Big Sur, CA
Released May 20, 1980 as The B-side of Caribou single ZS9 9033 Livin’ With A Heartache

10 - Endless Harmony

Lead vocals : Bruce Johnston & Carl Wilson
Released March 11, 1980 as the B-side of Caribou single ZS9 9032 Goin’ On