Originally Posted by wretched ratchet
MXrider, if you like surf'n music you might give the Beach Boys another chance because they introduced and innovated a sound that was brand new and much needed at the time. Their harmonies were the first of its kind to storm the charts. HOWEVER, once the "Bubble-gummers" started freaking out over them then most serious Rockers kinda backed away and that's very sad indeed. Lik'em or not they were "true" pioneers in their field.
I respect them I like songs like 409 and little Deuce Coupe but I prefer the guitar sound over the heavy vocals. I do like a few Jan and Dean songs as well.