The long-awaited study of the seminal California surfin' band and the culture that produced it. Notoriously troubled musical genius Brian Wilson and his wildly successful group the Beach Boys issued dozens of albums to hundreds of millions of fans. Now comes a social history of the era and an intimate portrait of the group. 32-page photo insert.

The Nearest Faraway Place: Brian Wilson, the Beach Boys, and the Southern...

  • Henry Holt and Company 1994

    Used paperback in good+ condition

    418 pages