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The Summer 2022 edition of Endless Summer Quarterly [ESQ] magazine’s issue #138 features an interview Arny Geller and his firsthand accounts of all the activity swirling around Brian Wilson and his orbit during Brian’s most musically influential period. ESQ's second feature is an in-depth interview with God Only Knows: Brian Wilson, The Beach Boys And The California Myth book author, David Leaf. Pet Sounds and SMiLE fans will love this issue.

 

The Spring 2022 edition of ESQ [ESQ] magazine’s issue #137 is a deep dive into the making of Brian Wilson Long Promised Road. The first feature includes interviews with Brian Wilson, Brent Wilson, and Jason Fine on the making of the documentary. ESQ’s second feature is a rare behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Long Promised Road soundtrack and the recordings Brian recorded with his band. Interviews with Brian, Paul Von Mertens, Probyn Gregory, Gary Griffin, Rob Bonfiglio, Jim Laspesa, and Brent Wilson are included, along with thoughts from Blondie Chaplin.

 

The Winter 2021 edition of ESQ (issue #136) is a loving tribute to the life of Carl Wilson with previously untold accounts of his personal life, kindness, professionalism, and fortitude.

Foreword by: Brian Wilson

Interviews with Annie Wilson-Karges, Jonah Wilson, Justyn Wilson, Carnie Wilson, Wendy Wilson, Jerry Schilling, Ron Swallow, Jon Parks, Chip Rachlin, and Steve Levine are accompanied by insight and testimonials from Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, Rodney Bingenheimer, Bobby Figueroa, Matt Jardine, and others. Previously unpublished photos from family archives are also included.

 

The Fall 2021 edition of ESQ (issue #135) takes you inside the heart of the Wilson family with our intimate portrait of matriarch Audree Wilson, and her connection to life and music. Intimate interviews with Brian Wilson, Annie Wilson-Karges, Billy Hinsche, Jonah Wilson, Justyn Wilson, Carnie Wilson, Wendy Wilson, Barbara Wilson, Ron Swallow, Jon Parks, Chip Rachlin, Jim Guercio, and Jerry Schilling. Plus: Mike Love, Al Jardine, David Marks, Rodney Bingenheimer, Bobby Figueroa, and Matt Jardine; and previously unpublished photos from the Wilson family archives.

 

The Summer 2021 edition of ESQ (Issue #134) celebrates the 50th Anniversary of The Beach Boys’ Surf’s Up album, new exclusive interviews with The Beach Boys. This edition of ESQ also includes a sessionography from Craig Slowinski and a rare and informative glimpse inside the Radiant Radish.

 

The Spring 2021 edition of ESQ (Issue #133) features an account of the making of the new "Add Some Music To Your Day" recording. I take you through the creative process, producing the recording with Rob Bonfiglio, a timeline, the completion of the song, the making of the video, and doing it all for Feeding America. Testimonials from Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, David Marks, Carnie Wilson, Matt Jardine, Wendy Wilson, Jeffrey Foskett, and Lola Bonfiglio are included.

 

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In music,
David Beard