The Beach Boys Story

Episodes

EpisodeTitleRepeatedComments
Episode 5: Trying to Change the Label
Episode 5: Trying to Change the Label20160520 (6M)
20110622 (6M)

Bob Harris finds out about the band's change of labels and the way their music developed.

Bob Harris charts the history of iconic surf band The Beach Boys.

Episode 6: Making Waves
Episode 6: Making Waves20160521 (6M)
20110623 (6M)

Bob Harris concludes his profile of the Beach Boys.

Bob Harris charts the history of iconic surf band The Beach Boys.

01Beach, Boards and Buggies
01Beach, Boards and Buggies20160516 (6M)
20100813 (6M)

Bob Harris's 1974 profile of the Californian band begins with a look at their early days.

Bob Harris charts the history of iconic surf band The Beach Boys.

02On the Crest of a Wave
02On the Crest of a Wave20160517 (6M)
20100814 (6M)

The band are successful, but Brian is feeling the strain of touring.

Bob Harris charts the history of iconic surf band The Beach Boys.

03Pet Sounds
03Pet Sounds20160518 (6M)
20100815 (6M)

Bob Harris explores Brian Wilson's desire to make the greatest pop record ever.

Bob Harris charts the history of iconic surf band The Beach Boys.

04Smile and Meditation
04Smile and Meditation20160519 (6M)
20100816 (6M)

Bob Harris explores what happened after Pet Sounds and why Smile was not released.

Bob Harris charts the history of iconic surf band The Beach Boys.