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Go Behind the Scenes With Brian Wilson and Jeff Beck

Follow the two legendary artists as they prep for a show at New York City’s Beacon Theatre

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

Jeff Beck riding in the runner van from his hotel through the Upper West. He's on his way to soundcheck.

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

Escorting Brian Wilson

Road manager Tim Lamb, tour manager Leo Rossi, escorting Brian Wilson into the venue through the artist entrance of the Beacon.

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

Reviewing the Set List

Brian Wilson sitting at his grand piano prior to soundcheck at the Beacon. Behind him, multi-instrumentalist Probyn Gregory reviews the nights’ set list prior to rehearsing.

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

Before Rehearsal

Wilson’s former band mates Al Jardine and David Marks (L to R) listening in on some last minute instructions before rehearsal begins.

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

The Night’s Necessities

Montage: top left – counter clock-wise – Brian Wilson/Jeff Beck memorabilia, Beck’s guitar and set list in his dressing room, Brian Wilson set list, Jeff Beck band guitarist pedal rig, shakers & tambourines.

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

A Look at Blondie

Former Seventies-era Beach Boy Blondie Chaplin caught mid-elevator door backstage at the Beacon, getting ready to hit the stage with Brian Wilson as a special guest performing his signature songs “Sail on Sailor” from the Beach Boys classic album Holland, alongside “Wild Honey”.

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

The Main Man

Wilson’s longtime main man Jeff Foskett talks with Brian on stage during the show, as Probyn Gregory stands on in the background.

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

“Surfs Up”

Jeff Beck points to a fan during his performance that night. Brian Wilson band musical director Paul Mertens, blurred in the background, comes out to sing some harmonies on the tune “Surfs Up."

Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Behind the Scenes, Beacon Theater, New York, Tuesday 15th, 2013

Dustin Cohen

The All-Band Encore

Blondie Chaplin and Jeff Foskett perform during an all-band encore (both Wilson and Beck bands together) of “Barbara Ann” and “Surfin’ USA”.

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