THE BEACH BOYS – KEEPIN’ THE SUMMER ALIVE
The Winter 2020 edition of ESQ celebrates the 40th Anniversary of The Beach Boys’ Keepin’ The Summer Alive album. This issue includes interviews with Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, Jerry Schilling, and Scott Mathews, along with archival content from Brian Wilson and Carl Wilson. This edition of ESQ also includes a sessionography from Craig Slowinski; rare recording images from Al’s barn in Big Sur, CA, and Daryl Dragon’s Rumbo Recorders Studios in Canoga Park, CA; an original album cover art breakdown by Malcolm C. Searles; and an exclusive print painted by Robert Lyn Nelson for the ESQ cover.
Read Scott Paton’s behind-the-scenes account from this era HERE.
Read painter Robert Lyn Nelson’s account of creating the new COLLECTIBLE WINTER 2020 cover for ESQ HERE.