it is announced that Carl has been diagnosed as having lung cancer with secondary |
tumors in his brain. He begins undergoing chemotherapy.
The Wilsons is released: Brian joins his daughters on four tracks, one of which is|
"Everything I Need", a new collaboration with Tony Asher.
Carl plays his last show with the Beach Boys, on the 29th at Atlantic City, NJ. |
Fundraising CD MOM II - Music For Our Mother Ocean includes a 1993 live
recording of "Summer In Paradise" from London.
Derek Taylor, Beach Boys publicist during the Smile era, dies of cancer on the 8th. |
He was 63.
to replace an ailing Carl, Mike asks David Marks to return to the band. His first show is |
in Las Vegas on the 9th. Christmas Spirit, a various artists album of limited distribution,
includes Brian's "Joy To The World", co-produced with his new collaborator, Joe
Thomas. Songs Without Words includes Brian's piano rendition of "This Isn't Love",
another new Wilson/Asher composition.
delayed for a over a year, the 4CD The Pet Sounds Sessions box is released, |
comprising the original mono version, track and vocal sessions, alternate takes and a
first-ever true stereo mix.Tommy Tedesco, veteran session guitarist, dies of liver &
lung cancer on the 10th.
|December||Audree Wilson dies on the 1st of kidney failure and heart problems. She was 79.|