The Beach Boys ‎– Studio Session '61-'62

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NMC Music ‎– PILOT 62
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Tracklist

The Pendletones First Recording Session, Hite Morgan's Home Studio 9/15/1961
1 Luau (Previously Unissued)
2 Surfin' (Previously Unissued)
Beach Boys Recording Session 10/3/1961
3 Studio Chatter (Dialogue)
4 Surfin' (First Attempt/Previously Unissued)
5 Studio Chatter (Dialogue)
6 Surfin' (Master Take)
7 Studio Chatter (Dialogue)
8 Luau (First Attempt/Previously Unissued)
9 Luau (Master Take)
Recording As Kenny And The Cadets, 3/8/1962
10 Barbie (Stereo)
11 What Is A Young Girl Made Of (Stereo/Previously Unissued)
Candix Recording Session, 2/8/1962
12 Surfin' Safari (Previously Unissued)
13 Studio Chatter (Dialogue)
14 Surfin' Safari (Take Approved, Master)
15 Studio Chatter (Dialogue)
16 Surfer Girl (Take Approved, Master)
17 Judy (Previously Unissued Take)
18 Judy (Take Approved, Master)
19 Beach Boy Stomp [AKA Karate] (Previously Unissued Long Version)
20 Surfin' Safari (An Attempt At Overdubbing/Previously Unissued)
21 Lavender (Previously Unissued)

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Collection of studio takes from 1961-62 that give a unique insight into the band's recording process. Includes band members' dialogue between takes & features versions of 'Surfin' Safari', 'Luau', 'Barbie' & 'Judy'. Originally released in the U.S. on the classic audiophile label DCC and now long out of print. Digitally remastered from original tapes. Includes 11 previously unissued tracks, 'Luau', 'Surfin' (first attempt), 'Luau' (first attempt) (recorded as the Pendeltones), 'What Is A Young Girl Made Of' (stereo) (recorded as Kenny and The Cadets), 'Surfin' Safari', 'Judy', 'Beach Boy Stomp' (aka 'Karate'), 'Surfin' Safari' (overdubbing attempt) and 'Lavender' (Candix recording session). 2000 release. Standard jewel case.

Recorded at World Pacific Studios in Los Angeles between 1961 and 1962. Including the first Beach Boys recording session (dated October 3 rd, 1961). A total of 21 tracks. Liner notes by Paul W. Urbahns, Dorinda Morgan and Dennis Diken of The Smithereens. Digitally remastered from the original tapes by Steve Hoffman.

Original recording engineer: Dino Lappis
Session player on tracks 10 & 11: Val Poliuto
CD mastered at LRS, Burbank
Second Engineer: Kevin Gray
Project co-ordination: Carlton P. Sandercock for NMC Music Ltd.
Design: Christian 'the miracle worker' Thompson for NMC Music Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5038894001266
  • ASIN: B00004U3UA

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
DZS-054 The Beach Boys Lost & Found (1961-1962)(CD, Comp) DCC Compact Classics DZS-054 US 1991 Sell This Version
LP 5005 The Beach Boys Lost & Found!(LP, Comp, Pin) Sundazed Music LP 5005 US 1991 Sell This Version
LP 5005 The Beach Boys Lost & Found!(LP, Comp, RM) Sundazed Music LP 5005 US 1991 Sell This Version
get576, get 576 The Beach Boys Studio Sessions '61-'62(LP, Comp) Get Back, Get Back get576, get 576 Italy 2000 Sell This Version
LP 5005 The Beach Boys Lost & Found!(LP, Comp, Yel) Sundazed Music LP 5005 US 1991 Sell This Version

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