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Surf's Up (180 gram limited pressing)

LP (Item 483985) Brother, 1971 — Condition: New Copy
Gatefold (reissue)
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Beach Boys — Surf's Up (mono & stereo mixes) ... CD 9.99

A record with "surf" in the title, but one that's light years from the earlier Beach Boys albums of the 60s! This set is a wonderfully mature effort – hardly surf music at all, and one that moves nicely in the same territory as Sunflower and 20/20! Some of the tunes are wonderfully gentle and heartfelt, and others try for some new subject matter for the group – sometimes missing the mark a bit, but still holding our interest strongly in the way they try. Genius work include "Disney Girls" and "Til I Die" – both instant classics – and other titles include "Don't Go Near The Water", "Long Promised Road", "A Day In The Life Of A Tree", and "Surf's Up". (Limited edition Capital Vaults 180 gram pressing.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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