Sonic Reducers | Brian Wilson’s New Sandbox

The boss Beach Boy is sharing rarities online? We have something to say about that.


Today’s a good day to be a Beach Boys fan.

Brian Wilson just unveiled his newly updated website, which includes a timeline section that includes solo and full-band demos, audio interviews, video clips and more rarities dating back decades. It’s enough to keep a fan occupied for hours. And certainly enough to keep Eric Alper and I busy for five minutes in today’s episode of Sonic Reducers. Join us as we wander through Wilson’s online archive, ponder how many miles of tape are still left in the vault, and listen to me go “boooiiinnng … boooiiinnng … boooiiinnng” like the idjit I am. I even drop an F-bomb! Sonic Reducers: One topic. Two music nerds. Five minutes. Everything you need to know. Boooiiinnng …