American Originals: The Beach Boys

American Originals is a monthly series devoted to essential American artists and their music. In this episode, it's The Beach Boys. You'll hear how they became the ultimate summertime band, plus the highs and lows of their 50 years as a band. Also featuring the solo work of Carl, Dennis and Brian Wilson, plus covers and collaborations. Including music from Jan & Dean, Fleetwood Mac, Willie Nelson, Elvis Costello and a few more surprises. Hosted by Brian Siewiorek.