air date: November 17, 2016
In this episode of Overheard, musician Mike Love talks about his latest memoir, the genesis of some of The Beach Boys songs and what’s next for his career.
Mike Love is a singer/songwriter who co-founded the Beach Boys in 1961. His credits include such pop classics as “Good Vibrations,” “California Girls,” “I Get Around,” “Fun Fun Fun,” “Surfin’ USA,” and “Kokomo.” As part of the Beach Boys, he is a member of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Vocal Group Hall of Fame, and has received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. His memoir Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy was released in 2016.