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Photos: The Beach Boys Through the Years

From ‘Surfin’ USA’ to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

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Dennis Wilson, David Marks, Carl Wilson, Mike Love and Brian Wilson walk along a beach in Los Angeles in August 1962.

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Corvette

Brian Wilson, Al Jardine, Dennis Wilson, Carl Wilson and Mike Love of the Beach Boys pose next to a Corvette in November 1963.

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‘Shindig!’

The Beach Boys perform on the Christmas episode of the TV show Shindig! filmed in Los Angeles on December 17th, 1964.

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Los Angeles

Carl Wilson, Bruce Johnston, Al Jardine, Brian Wilson, Mike Love and Dennis Wilson of the Beach Boys in Los Angeles in 1965.

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‘Pet Sounds’

Brian Wilson (red shirt) speaks with producers and sound engineers during a recording session for the album Pet Sounds in Los Angeles in 1966.

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‘Good Vibrations’

The Beach Boys rehearse before the first performance of their song "Good Vibrations" in Ann Arbor, Michigan on October 22nd, 1966.

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The Finsbury Astoria

Bruce Johnston, Al Jardine, Carl Wilson, Dennis Wilson and Mike Love of the Beach Boys at the Finsbury Astoria in North London on November 6th, 1966.

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Mobbed by the Press

The Beach Boys meet the press the days after a concert at the Finsbury Astoria in North London on November 7th, 1966.

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‘Smile’

Mike Love and Al Jardine of the Beach Boys goof around while recording the just-released album Smile in Los Angeles in 1967.

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Beach Boys Perform 1973

William "Blondie" Chaplin, Al Jardine, Carl Wilson and Mike Love of the Beach Boys perform in November 1973.

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Portrait Session 1977

Carl Wilson, Mike Love, Brian Wilson, Dennis Wilson and Al Jardine of the Beach Boys pose for a portrait in 1977.

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Super Bowl XXI

The Beach Boys perform during the pregame festivities of Super Bowl XXI between the New York Giants and Denver Broncos in Pasadena, California on January 25th, 1987.

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Surfing Safari

Al Jardine, Carl Wilson, Bruce Johnston, Brian Wilson and Mike Love of the Beach Boys pose with a surfboard in the early 1990s.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Bruce Johnston, Al Jardine and Mike Love of the Beach Boys share the stage with Peter Wolf, Steven Van Zandt and Bob Dylan at the 3rd Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony in New York on January 20th, 1988.

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Chicago

Carl Wilson, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, Brian Wilson and Mike Love of the Beach Boys in Chicago on March, 15th, 1996.

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Surfrider Foundation

Bruce Johnston and Mike Love share the stage with David Hasselhoff at a Surfrider Foundation event in Santa Monica on September 7th, 1995.

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Apollo Hammersmith

The Beach Boys (minus Brian Wilson and Al Jardine) perform at the Carling Apollo Hammersmith in London on November 13th, 2004.

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Double Platinum

Bruce Johnston, Al Jardine, Mike Love, Brian Wilson and David Marks of the Beach Boys appear together for the first time in 10 years atop the Capitol Records Building in Hollywood to receive double-platinum awards for selling over 2 million units of their most recent hits compilation Sounds of Summer: The Very Best of The Beach Boys. 

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Brixton Academy

Bruce Johnston, Al Jardine, Mike Love, Brian Wilson and Carl Wilson at Brixton Academy in the United Kingdom in 1996.

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Mike Love and His Daughter

Mike Love and his daughter perform during Fashion for Passion: Jacqueline Love Unveils Spring/Summer 2007 Collection at a Beach Boys Benefit Concert at Bill and Karie Gardiner's Estate in East Hampton, New York on August 22nd, 2006.

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