BEACH BOYS - Studio Sessions '61-'62 (NMC PILOT 62) UK 2000 CD
item is still factory sealed , untouched in new condition
Collection of studio takes from 1961-62 that give a unique insight into the band's recording process. Includes band members' dialogue between takes & features versions of 'Surfin' Safari', 'Luau', 'Barbie' & 'Judy'. Originally released in the U.S. on the classic audiophile label DCC and now long out of print. Digitally remastered from original tapes. Includes 11 previously unissued tracks, 'Luau', 'Surfin' (first attempt), 'Luau' (first attempt) (recorded as the Pendeltones), 'What Is A Young Girl Made Of' (stereo) (recorded as Kenny and The Cadets), 'Surfin' Safari', 'Judy', 'Beach Boy Stomp' (aka 'Karate'), 'Surfin' Safari' (overdubbing attempt) and 'Lavender' (Candix recording session). 2000 release. Standard jewel case.
Recorded at World Pacific Studios in Los Angeles between 1961 and 1962. Including the first Beach Boys recording session (dated October 3 rd, 1961). A total of 21 tracks. Liner notes by Paul W. Urbahns, Dorinda Morgan and Dennis Diken of The Smithereens.