13/03/2015

The Beach Boys "Surfer Girl" (1963)



Label : Capitol Records


01 - Surfer Girl (Brian Wilson)
02 - Catch A Wave (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
03 - The Surfer Moon (Brian Wilson)
04 - South Bay Surfer (Wilson, Wilson & Al Jardine)
05 - The Rocking Surfer (Traditional Arranged by Brian Wilson)
06 - Little Deuce Coupe (Brian Wilson & Roger Christian)
07 - In My Room (Brian Wilson & Gary Usher)
08 - Hawaii (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
09 - Surfer's Rule (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
10 - Our Car Club (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)
11 - Your Summer Dream (Brian Wilson & Bob Norberg)
12 - Boogie Woodie (Traditional Arranged by Brian Wilson)


Produced by Brian Wilson
Recorded at Western Studios, Hollywood 


The Beach Boys :

Al Jardine : Backing & Harmony vocals, Bass Guitar, Hand Claps
Mike Love : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Hand Claps
David Marks : Rhythm Guitar & Hand Claps
Brian Wilson : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Bass Guitar, Piano, Organ, Hand Claps
Carl Wilson : Backing & Harmony vocals, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Hand Claps
Dennis Wilson : Lead, Backing & Harmony vocals, Drums & Hand Claps


Additional musicians :

Hal Blaine : Drums & Percussion
Steve Douglas : Tenor Saxophone
Maureen Love : Harp
 

01 - Surfer Girl

Lead vocal : Brian Wilson
Highest Chart Position #7
Master #50028 (Stereo) Recorded 6/12/63
Single Released 7/22/63 (Capitol 5009) b/w "Little Deuce Coupe"
A-Side Charted 8/3/63 Recorded #7
B-Side Charted 8/17/63 Recorded #15

02 - Catch A Wave

Lead vocal : Mike Love
Master #50358 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63

03 - The Surfer Moon

Lead vocal : Brian Wilson
Master #50359 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63

04 - South Bay Surfer

Lead vocals : Brian Wilson & Mike Love
Master #50360 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63 

05 - The Rocking Surfer 

Instrumental
Master #50361 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63 

06 - Little Deuce Coupe

Lead vocal : Mike Love
Highest Chart Position #15 (It was the B-Side of the "Surfer Girl" Single)
Master #50027 (Stereo) Recorded 6/12/63 

07 - In My Room

Lead vocal : Brian Wilson
Highest Chart Position #23 (It was the B-Side of "Be True To Your School")
Master #50363 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63
Single Released 10/28/63 (Capitol 5069)
Charted 11/2/63 Reached #23 

08 - Hawaii

Lead vocals : Mike Love & Brian Wilson
Master #50364 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63 

09 - Surfer's Rule

Lead vocal : Dennis Wilson
Master #50365 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63 

10 - Our Car Club

Lead vocals : Mike Love & Brian Wilson
Master #50366 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63 

11 - Your Summer Dream

Lead vocal : Brian Wilson
Master #50367 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63 

12 - Boogie Woodie

Instrumental
Master #50368 (Stereo) Recorded 7/16/63