The Beach Boys ‎– Keepin' The Summer Alive

Caribou Records ‎– FZ 36283, Caribou Records ‎– 36283
Vinyl, LP, Album


A1 Keepin' The Summer Alive 3:43
A2 Oh Darlin' 3:52
A3 Some Of Your Love 2:35
A4 Livin' With A Heartache 4:05
A5 School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell) 2:53
B1 Goin' On 2:59
B2 Sunshine 2:51
B3 When Girls Get Together 3:31
B4 Santa Ana Winds 3:13
B5 Endless Harmony 3:08

Companies, etc.



© 1980 CBS Inc./℗ 1980 Brother Records, Inc./Distributed by CBS Records/CBS Inc.
Label: ℗ 1980 Brother Records, Inc. © 1976 CBS Inc.

Thanks to the Beach Boys Staff: Michelle Beaulieu, Susan Gamble

Studios: Rumbo Recorders, Jardines Barn, Western Records

Special Thanks: Tony Martell, Steve Einczig, Harriet Johnston, James William Guercio

Technical Notes:
The album was recorded at Rumbo Recorders, Los Angeles, and Jardines Barn, Big Sur, California.
All recording was done on Neve consoles, operating in class A, and Studer A-800 multi-track tape recorders.
Two 24-track Studer tape recorders and a Neve, NECAM computer assisted console were electronically linked together for the final 48 track mixdown.
Microphones used include: Vocals - Neumann M-49; RCA 77-DX; Wahrenbrock PZM-A.
Instruments - AKG C-24, D-12; PZM-A; Neumann U-87, KM 84; Shure SM 57.
Tape to disc transfer made at Kendun Recorders utilizing Neumann disc cutting equipment.

All selections were recorded in true stereophonic sound with special attention to spatial perspective.
This type of recording is much more exciting to hear since it fills the room with sound much as would be present in a live performance.

Daryl Dragon appears courtesy of Casablanca Record and FilmWorks, Inc.
Joe Walsh appears courtesy of Asylum Records
Chuck Findley appears courtesy of Monterey Records
Bruce Johnston appears courtesy of Columbia Records
Scott Mathews appears courtesy of Durocs and Capitol Records
Steve Forman appears courtesy of Friendship and Elektra Records

Includes b&w inner picture sleeve.
FZ 36283 appears on outer sleeve and labels, 36283 appears on inner sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7464-36283-1
  • Other (Label Side 1): AL 36283
  • Other (Label Side 2): BL 36283
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Groove Side 1): PAL-36283-1D KENDUN-B JG E
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Groove Side 2): PBL-36283-1C KENDUN-A JG C

Other Versions (5 of 20) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CRB 86109 The Beach Boys Keepin' The Summer Alive(LP, Album) Caribou Records CRB 86109 Europe 1980 Sell This Version
468350 4 The Beach Boys Keepin' The Summer Alive(Cass, Album, RE, RM) Caribou Records, Epic Associated 468350 4 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
LSP 15472 The Beach Boys Keepin' The Summer Alive(LP, Album, RE) Epic LSP 15472 Spain Unknown Sell This Version
468350 2 The Beach Boys Keepin' The Summer Alive(CD, RM) Epic 468350 2 Netherlands 1991 Sell This Version
CRB 86109 The Beach Boys Keepin' The Summer Alive(LP, Album) Caribou Records CRB 86109 Italy 1980 Sell This Version