Tag Archive: The Beach Boys

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {2016, 50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition 4CD + HiRes Audio}

The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (1966) {2016, 50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition 4CD + HiRes Audio}

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {2016, 50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition 4CD + HiRes Audio}
EAC Rip | 4xCD | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included, PDF
HiRes Audio | FLAC Tracks | 24bit/192kHz | Stereo / Mono
Total Size: 1.57 GB (CDs) + 242 MB (Scans) + 5.09 GB (HiRes Audio) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Capitol | USA | Cat#: B0024731-00 | Genre: Pop Rock

4CD + Blu-ray Audio collector’s edition presented in a hardbound book, featuring the remastered original album in stereo and mono, plus a new HiRes instrumental mix, as well as session outtakes, alternate mixes, previously unreleased live recordings and HiRes stereo and mono and 5.1 surround mixes.Read More

The Beach Boys – Surfin’ U.S.A. / Surfer Girl (1963) {1989, MFSL, Remastered}

The Beach Boys - Surfin' U.S.A. / Surfer Girl (1963) {1989, MFSL, Remastered}

The Beach Boys – Surfin’ U.S.A. / Surfer Girl (1963) {1989, MFSL, Remastered}
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 316 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: MFSL UltraDisc | Japan | Cat#: UDCD 521 | Genre: Rock & Roll, Surf Rock

The real breakthrough, as Brian Wilson asserts himself in the studio as both songwriter and arranger on a set of material that was much stronger than Surfin’ Safari. Besides the hit title track and its popular drag-racing flip side (“Shut Down”), this has a lovely, heartbreaking ballad (“Lonely Sea”) and a couple of strong Brian Wilson originals (“The Noble Surfer” and “Farmer’s Daughter”).Read More

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {2006, 40th Anniversary, HDCD Remixed}

The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (1966) {2006, 40th Anniversary, HDCD Remixed}

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {2006, 40th Anniversary, HDCD Remixed}
EAC Rip | WavPack (.wv) Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 431 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Capitol | EU | Cat#: 0946 3 69939 2 8 | Genre: Psychedelic Rock

Originally released May 16, 1966 Pet Sounds is hailed as one of the most influential and important albums of the 20th Century. It has been noted by over 100 domestic and international publications/journalists as one the Greatest Albums Ever. This limited 40th Anniversary Edition CD+DVD is packaged in a unique “fuzzy” digipak. (Also available in regular jewel box version). The CD includes both the original mono and remixed stereo versions.Read More

The Beach Boys – The Smile Sessions (2011)

The Beach Boys - The Smile Sessions (2011)

The Beach Boys – The Smile Sessions (2011)
EAC Rip | 2xCD | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 720 MB (CDs) + 347 MB (Scans) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Capitol | EU | Cat#: 5099902766324 | Genre: Pop Rock

The Smile Sessions is a compilation album and box set released by American rock band the Beach Boys on October 31, 2011 that focuses on abandoned recording sessions which – if completed – would have followed the Beach Boys’ eleventh studio album Pet Sounds. It features comprehensive session highlights and outtakesRead More

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {1993, DCC, 24-Karat Gold Disc Remastered}

The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (1966) {1993, DCC, 24-Karat Gold Disc Remastered}

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {1993, DCC, 24-Karat Gold Disc Remastered}
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 191 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: DCC Compact Classics | USA | Cat#: GSZ-1035 | Genre: Psychedelic Rock

Pet Sounds is the 11th studio album by the American rock band the Beach Boys. Released on May 16, 1966, it met a lukewarm critical and commercial reception in the United States, but received immediate success abroad, where British publications declared it “the most progressive pop album ever”. It charted at number two in the UK but number ten in the US, a significantly lower placement than the band’s preceding albums.Read More

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {2009, Audio Fidelity, HDCD Remastered}

The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (1966) {2009, Audio Fidelity, HDCD Remastered}

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds (1966) {2009, Audio Fidelity, HDCD Remastered}
EAC Rip | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 215 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Audio Fidelity | USA | Cat#: AFZ 031 | Genre: Psychedelic Rock

The best Beach Boys album, and one of the best of the 1960s. The group here reached a whole new level in terms of both composition and production, layering tracks upon tracks of vocals and instruments to create a richly symphonic sound. Conventional keyboards and guitars were combined with exotic touches of orchestrated strings, bicycle bells, buzzing organs, harpsichords, flutes, Theremin, Hawaiian-sounding string instruments, Coca-Cola cans, barking dogs, and more.Read More

The Beach Boys – Merry Christmas From The Beach Boys (1991) {Reissue 2000}

The Beach Boys - Merry Christmas From The Beach Boys (1991) {Reissue 2000}

The Beach Boys – Merry Christmas From The Beach Boys (1991) {Reissue 2000}
EAC Rip | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans @600 dpi, JPG, Included
Total Size: 135 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: EMI-Capitol | USA | Cat#: 21 718 | Genre: Pop Rock, Xmas

Merry Christmas From the Beach Boys features the Beach Boys performing a variety of holiday favorites. Some of the featured songs, such as “Frosty the Snowman” and “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town,” are long-time favorites, while other songs, such as “Santa’s Beard” and “Merry Christmas, Baby,” are composed by the Beach Boys themselves.Read More