VIDEO: The Beach Boys Perform ‘California Girls’
By Space Coast Daily // September 10, 2014
ABOVE VIDEO: The Beach Boys perform “California Girls” on NBC’s Jack Benny Hour, which was originally broadcast on November 13, 1965. In addition to The Beach Boys, guests included Bob Hope, Elke Sommer and Walt Disney.
“California Girls” is featured on The Beach Boys’ ninth studio album Summer Days (And Summer Nights!!) in 1965. Written by band-members Brian Wilson and Mike Love, the song features contrasting verse-chorus form. Upon its release as a single, “California Girls” reached No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100. It was backed with “Let Him Run Wild.” The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame included the song in its of the “500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.” In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked it number 71 on its list of the “500 Greatest Songs of All Time.”
The Beach Boys Will Rock Port Canaveral January 10
BREVARD COUNTY • PORT CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – There’ll be Fun, Fun, Fun in Brevard on Saturday, January 10, 2015 as the world famous Beach Boys will perform all their hits and more, in concert at Port Canaveral.
Located at Port Canaveral’s impressive new concert and events venue, next to the spectacular new Exploration Tower, the Beach Boys will perform for music fans of all ages.
PRESENTED BY HEALTH FIRST
The Beach Boys concert at Port Canaveral is presented by Health First and produced by Brevard Productions, Inc.
“Thanks to Health First, who is the presenting sponsor of the Beach Boys concert at the Port, fans of one of the greatest bands ever will be able to enjoy all the terrific sounds of the Beach Boys, who are truly America’s band,” said Tom Palermo, a partner with Brevard Production Inc., who is producing the concert.
“This will be a wonderful celebration of all our Port has to offer and a great way to start the new year. The Port Canaveral staff and facilities are first class, and the location enables people from all across Florida to enjoy this patriotic celebration.”
Sponsored by Space Coast Daily, patrons include The Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral, Brighthouse Networks, Space Coast Medicine & Active Living magazine, Space Coast Harley-Davidson and Savings Safari.
THE BEACH BOYS ARE A ‘NATIONAL TREASURE’
Ticketmaster is selling General Admission tickets at $29, Silver VIP reserved seats at $69 and Gold VIP reserved seats at $99. VIP ticket holders will receive special service and concessions at the concert.
The GOLD VIP seats are the first rows of seats in front of the stage, the SILVER VIP seats are the next 25 rows of seats and the General Admission tickets are for the lawn area, where people can bring blankets to be seated.
VIP PARKING PASSES, which are right next to the VIP seating area, are also available through Ticketmaster.
“This will be the fourth time, over the past 25 years, that we have been lucky enough to produce a Beach Boys concert here in our home community of Brevard County,” said Giles Malone, partner with Brevard Productions, Inc.
“The Beach Boys music is magical and truly timeless. It’s always fun to see the smiling faces in the audience from generations of Beach Boys fans. There are not too many bands still touring and rockin’, who can say that they are loved by multiple generations within families. They are a national treasure.”
TICKETS ON SALE NOW AT TICKETMASTER
Get your tickets now as they are selling fast.
Experience “Good Vibrations” and all the great Beach Boys music at central Florida’s hottest new concert venue.
Get ready for “Surfin USA” in the hot Florida sun. This is a party concert you don’t want to miss!
DON’T MISS THE PARTY OF THE NEW YEAR.
Tickets are now on sale to the public through www.Ticketmaster.com.
Follow Space Coast Daily as the January 10 concert date approaches for special Beach Boys at The Port Concert updates, ticket giveaways and much more.
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