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La Costa Perdida: Chatting With Camper Van Beethoven's David Lowery, Plus Steve Forbert's "Sandy" Video

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.19.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"People will refer to something culturally as "the lost coast," which is pretty much the entire coast above San Francisco and the adjacent towns... You're sort of in this land of the lost -- this lost hippie republic."

Dog Ears Music: National Evaluate Your Life Day Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 12.19.2012 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by Joel Hilme & Felix Martinez, Bob Marley, Bob Dylan, Idol Fodder, Alberta Cross, Scott Joplin and more.

Brian Wilson Speaks Out On Being Kicked Out Of The Beach Boys

AP | Posted 12.10.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- Brian Wilson says he felt blindsided by a news release from his Beach Boys band mate Mike Love that ended the good vibrations on the ba...

The Singer: A Conversation With Art Garfunkel

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.20.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

If you were to ask me, "How does that work?" I would say "It's all musical affinity," and it's very hard to explain why you're on somebody else's wavelength.

Conversations With Mary Chapin Carpenter, Marillion's Steve Hogarth, and Magda Rosa Galbán, Plus Erin Barra's Video Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.24.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Bonnaroo 2012

Patrick Pfeiffer | Posted 08.19.2012 | Home
Patrick Pfeiffer

The festival just gets better every year, and I am not talking about the bands, although Radiohead, Phish and the Red Hot Chili Peppers ain't too shabby.

The Beach Boys, Great Gatsby Ball, DC Record Fair: HuffPost DC Top 5 For June 15, 16, 17

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.15.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR FRIDAY, JUNE 15 1. The Beach Boys At Merriweather Post Pavilion Who thought Brian Wilson would be touring? In 2012? Wow. We're not sayi...

Navy Band At Navy Memorial: HuffPost DC Top 5 For June 12

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.12.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 12 1. Concerts On The Avenue At Navy Memorial The United States Navy Band and Navy Ceremonial Guard returns for their summ...

Bogus Trend Stories Getting Sadder and Sadder

Michael Sigman | Posted 08.06.2012 | Media
Michael Sigman

Trend stories based on anecdotes or lazy statistics are bad enough. When extensive research by "experts" is involved, meaninglessness can rise to a higher -- or lower -- level of absurdity.

It's All Happening: The Beach Boys Return To The Bowl

Annie Fehrenbacher | Posted 08.01.2012 | Arts
Annie Fehrenbacher

A native Angeleno, I've loved the Beach Boys from a young age, spurred on by a penchant for the band's creative front-runner Brian Wilson. Hometown heroes in both form and function, the band's music is their own personal fan fiction to California.

Beach Boy Mike Love: Being Present by Leaving the Past Behind

Jon Chattman | Posted 07.30.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

I caught up with Mike Love and asked him about The Beach Boys' new album, the tour and getting the Rock & Roll Hall of Famers back together.

Why The '60s Really Ended With Carole King's 'Too Late'

Michael Sigman | Posted 07.29.2012 | Fifty
Michael Sigman

Driving home to "Lawn Guyland" the day after graduating from Bucknell U. in Lewisburg, PA and blasting progressive rock station WNEW on the radio, I was struck by one of those other-worldly, pull-over-to-the curb musical moments.

LISTEN: Memorial Day Playlist

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 05.25.2012 | Entertainment

It's Memorial Day weekend, which means it's time to fire up the grill, grab the beers and hit the beach. But every epic weekend needs an equally epic ...

24 Graduation Anthems To Celebrate The Big Day! (LISTEN)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.24.2012 | Teen

Graduation season is upon us, but don't think that means you're doomed to listen to "Pomp and Circumstance" on repeat. Everyone from Kanye West to Kat...

Five Life Lessons I Learned at a Beach Boys Concert

Patricia Crisafulli | Posted 07.23.2012 | Fifty
Patricia Crisafulli

At mid-life, our favorite songs compile quite the anthology, from the music that played at our high school prom to the first dance at our wedding.

Good Vibrations

Laura Norman | Posted 07.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Laura Norman

Take responsibility for your life, and your beliefs, right now. Watch your vibration shift. You will start to notice more and more evidence that you are actually experiencing life based on where you are vibrating.

WATCH: The Beach Boys Harmonize With Jimmy Fallon

Posted 05.08.2012 | Fifty

The year 1968 marked the last time the Beach Boys visited the 30 Rock studio when they appeared on "The Johnny Carson Show." Cousins Mike Love and Bri...

Where To Play Rough This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 05.04.2012 | Miami

From nostalgia acts like The Beach Boys and Lily Tomlin to stage-worthy dramas centered on current events, the next two days offer plenty to distract ...

Feist And The Beach Boys Among Upcoming NYC Shows

dnainfo.com | Posted 05.03.2012 | New York

By Daniel Jumpertz Celebrating the opening of the Frieze New York art exhibition, Martha Wainwright performs a full concert in the MoMA PS1 Perform...

Spilled Milk: In My Room

William Lucas Walker | Posted 04.24.2012 | Parents
William Lucas Walker

To my children this is and always will be Mimi and Pop's House. To me -- regardless of my current address -- it's home, the place I feel safest. Returning is one of my great pleasures in life.

SXSW Hangover 1: A Conversation With Perez Hilton, Plus Chatting With Ian Anderson and Wilson Phillips

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.03.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"There's a great music scene in Austin, but if you really want to be seen by the right people and have the right opportunities, you need to be based in Los Angeles. Then again, because of the Internet, anything is possible from anywhere."

Covered: Chatting With Macy Gray, Plus a Regina Spektor Exclusive, 'ZinePak, and More of The Box Story

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.27.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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From The Beach Boys & Randy Newman to Fleet Foxes & Skrillex: A Conversation With Van Dyke Parks, Plus Calling JB Baretsky's Bluff

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.21.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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The New Post 50: Why We All Get To Be The Boss

Carol Orsborn | Posted 04.16.2012 | Fifty
Carol Orsborn

I no longer view being old as an ending to my involvement in life in a vital and powerful way. Rather, I see it as the initiation of a new life stage during which I am freer than ever to achieve my true human potential.

2012 Bonnaroo Lineup

AP | By CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 02.14.2012 | Arts

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The reunited Beach Boys will celebrate sunshine and summer at the 2012 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival with Radiohead, Red Hot Ch...