Endless Summer Quarterly magazine

Founded in 1987 in San Diego, CA. by editors emeritus Rick Edgil and Phil MastEndless Summer Quarterly, INC. [ESQ], has become The Beach Boys/Brian Wilson publication of record.

Each 48-page quarterly publication of ESQ offers fans of The Beach Boys exclusive interviews, previously unpublished and rare images (some from private collections), video, CD and DVD reviews, exclusive CDs, and giveaways available only to subscribers of the magazine.


Latest Issue

The Fall 2023 edition features a great in-depth interview with The Beach Boys: An American Band director, writer, and producer Malcolm Leo. Malcolm shares intimate details about the filming and editing of An American Band and provides a treasure trove of behind-the-scenes stills from the documentary. Also featured is a new interview with musician/songwriter Jeffrey Foskett about his various experiences in the studio during this period, in addition to exclusive interviews with “Chasin’ The Sky” producer Spencer Proffer, and singer/songwriter Rand Bishop.

This edition of ESQ is the second of a two-volume set. The Summer 2023 ESQ is Vol. 1, and takes us inside the recording studio for the making of 1985’s The Beach Boys; Jerry Schilling shares his memories of the transitional phase of the group continuing without Dennis Wilson; Andrew Doe recounts the day he was in the studio with The Beach Boys; and Craig Slowinski, John Brode, Will Crerar, and Joshilyn Hoisington provide an album sessionography.

Individual issues are available now.