Brian Wilson on the Influence of the Beatles and Rolling Stones

By jackallday|2016-10-11T11:50:23-07:00October 11th, 2016|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Beach Boys, Brian Wilson, California Girls, Carnie Wilson, Dr. Landy, George Harrison, God Only Knows, Good Vibrations, Greek Theater, I am Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Paul McCartney, Paul Simon, Pet Sounds, Rubber Soul, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones|

Brian Wilson releases his long-awaited memoir, I Am Brian Wilson. In this excerpt, he discusses the influence of two of the Beach Boys’ only true rivals in the ’60s: the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. And also, how bandmate/rival Mike Love helped him to finish “Good Vibrations.”  The one that really got me was Rubber Soul, which came [...]