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“Kokomo” Is 30: The Strange Backstory To The Beach Boys’ Last Cultural Gasp

We'll start with the most obvious thing: there is no Kokomo. Not off the Florida Keys, anyway. Sure, a couple places staked claims, but only…
Brad Shoup | July 23, 2018 - 1:36 pm

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Beck Teams With Warby Parker On Glasses, L.A. Song Reader Event

On 11/24, Beck will perform his sheet music-only album Song Reader with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and a grip of guests at L.A.'s Walt Disney…
Claire Lobenfeld | November 1, 2013 - 11:41 am

by:Larm 2013 Highlights: Van Dyke Parks, God Seed, Anna Von Hausswolff, More

After three years of experiencing non-Nordic winters, Stereogum made a triumphant return to the land of Olso cold and classic, icy, YouTube-able slip-and-falls last week…
Amrit Singh | February 19, 2013 - 1:54 pm

Watch Daniel Rossen & Robin Pecknold Join Van Dyke Parks In London

Over the weekend, London's Barbican hosted a career retrospective for the influential composer Van Dyke Parks, a figure who is best known for his work…
Corban Goble | June 25, 2012 - 2:13 pm

Brian Wilson Returns To Capitol For New Album, Preps Tour

There's no doubt Brian Wilson's not what he was in his prime, but he's still Brian Wilson (when we last checked), so it's good news…
Brandon Stosuy | May 19, 2008 - 12:04 pm

New Brian Wilson – “Midnight’s Another Day”

Michael In Los Angeles sent word on this new Brian Wilson, humbly pointing out it isn't actually a tip because, "Rolling Stone even mentioned it…
Stereogum | August 16, 2007 - 10:41 am

Pete Doherty + Tribute To Disney Tunes = Babys In Shambles

Those in London next Sunday with no plans and a love for Jarvis Cocker and/or the The Jungle Book soundtrack are best advised to buy…
Stereogum | June 8, 2007 - 5:47 pm