takes the Beach Boys site from a basic template website into an industry-leading, socially powered tool for the band. It’s also meant to give the band and Capitol Records the ability to easily manage the site and content from a customized administrative standpoint. It’s a centralized hub for all things Beach Boys and we are proud to play such an integral part in the band’s online presence.
When I was making the first [album] there were a group of artists that I listened to, just for inspiration and to absorb the energies. It was a lot of Stevie Wonder, and this time it's a lot of Beach Boys and Beatles and whatnot, so we'll see how it trickles into the music and the final product. I can't say much other than that.
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