1968
I Can Hear Music: The
20/20 Sessions

 

TRACK LISTINGS

WAke the World: The Friends Sessions cover

 

 
 

 

  1. “Do It Again” — Alternate Stereo Mix (2:46)
    (B. Wilson - Love)
    Lead vocal: Mike (with Carl)
    Recorded May 26, June 6 & 12, 1968
     
  2. “Do It Again” — A Cappella (2:30)
    (B. Wilson - Love)
    Lead Vocal: Mike (with Carl)
    Recorded May 26, June 6 & 12, 1968
     
  3. “I Can Hear Music” — Demo (1:00)
    (Barry - Greenwich - Spector)
    Lead vocal: Carl
    Recorded circa September, 1968
     
  4. “I Can Hear Music” — Track and Backing Vocals (2:42)
    (Barry - Greenwich - Spector)
    Lead vocal: Carl
    Recorded October 1, 1968 (track) and October, 1968 (vocals)
     
  5. “Bluebirds Over the Mountain” — Alternate Mix (2:56)
    (Hickey)
    Lead vocal: Mike
    Recorded September 29, 1967 and October 15, 16, 28 & 29, 1968
     
  6. “Be With Me” — Demo (2:45)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded August 29, 1968
     
  7. “Be With Me” — 2018 Track Mix (3:17)
    (D. Wilson)
    Recorded October 2 & 16, 1968
     
  8. “All I Want to Do” — Dennis Wilson Lead Vocal Take 2 (2:13)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded November 9, 14, 16, 20 & 21, 1968
     
  9. “The Nearest Faraway Place” — Alternate Take (2:13)
    (Johnston)
    Recorded June 20, 1968
     
  10. “Cotton Fields” — Track and Backing Vocals (2:25)
    (Ledbetter)
    Recorded November 18 & 19, 1968
     
  11. “I Went to Sleep” — A Cappella 2018 Mix (1:35)
    (B. Wilson - C. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Group
    Recorded June 1968
     
  12. “Time to Get Alone” — A Cappella (3:36)
    (B. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Carl (with Brian and Al)
    Recorded October 2 & 4, 1968
     
  13. “Never Learn Not to Love” — Track and Backing Vocals (2:25)
    (D. Wilson)
    Recorded September 11, 16, 17 & 18, 1968
     
  14. “Never Learn Not to Love” — A Cappella (2:23)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded September 17 & 18, 1968
     
  15. “Walk on By” — 2018 Mix (1:55)
    (Bacharach - David)
    Lead vocal: Brian
    Recorded May 29, 1968
     
  16. “Rendezvous” — “Do It Again” Early Version / 2018 Mix (2:36)
    (B. Wilson - Love)
    Lead vocal: Mike (with Brian)
    Recorded May 26, 1968
     
  17. “We’re Together Again” — A Cappella (2:01)
    (B. Wilson - R. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Brian (with Dennis & Carl)
    Recorded May 22-29, 1968
     
  18. “I Can Hear Music” — Alternate Lead Vocal (2:11)
    (Barry - Greenwich - Spector)
    Lead vocal: Carl
    Recorded October 1, 1968
     
  19. “All I Wanna Do” — Early Version Track (2:24)
    (B. Wilson - Love)
    Recorded May 24 & June 8, 1968
     
  20. “Sail Plane Song” — 2018 Mix (2:19)
    (B. Wilson - C. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Brian
    Recorded June 8, 1968
     
  21. “Old Man River” — A Capella 2018 Mix (1:18)
    (Kern - Hammerstein)
    Lead vocal: Group
    Recorded June 5, 1968
     
  22. Medley: “Old Folks at Home” / “Old Man River” — Alternate Version (2:57)
    (Foster / Kern - Hammerstein)
    Lead vocal: Group
    Recorded June 10, 1968
     
  23. Medley: “Old Folks at Home” / “Old Man River” — Alternate Version Track (2:59)
    (Foster / Kern - Hammerstein)
    Recorded June 10, 1968
     
  24. “Walkin’” (2:48)
    (B. Wilson - Jardine)
    Lead vocal: Brian
    Track recorded June 18 & 19, 1968; vocal recorded circa October, 1969
     
  25. “Been Way Too Long” — Sections (7:56)
    (B. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Brian (and the group)
    Recorded Fall 1967 and July 24, 25, 26 & 30, 1968
     
  26. “Well You Know I Knew” (1:42)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded June 3, 1968
     
  27. “Love Affair” — Demo (2:00)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded August 29, 1968
     
  28. “Peaches” — Demo (2:26)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded August 29, 1968
     
  29. “The Gong” — Session Highlights (5:29)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded November 16, 1968
     
  30. “A Time to Live in Dreams” — 2018 mix (1:54)
    (D. Wilson - Kalinich)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded November 1, 1968
     
  31. “All I Want to Do” — Early Version (1:12)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded October 16, 1968
     
  32. “All I Want to Do” — Dennis Wilson Lead Vocal Take 1 (2:10)
    (D. Wilson)
    Lead vocal: Dennis
    Recorded November 9, 14, 16, 20 & 21, 1968
     
  33. “Bluebirds Over the Mountain” — Basic Track (1:48)
    (Hickey)
    Recorded September 29, 1967
     
  34. “Bluebirds Over the Mountain” — Mono Single Mix (2:51)
    (Hickey)
    Lead vocal: Mike
    Recorded September 29, 1967 and October 15, 16, 28 & 29, 1968
     
  35. “Mona Kana” -- Demo (1:16)
    (D. Wilson - Kalinich)
    Recorded July 25, 1968
     
  36. “Mona Kana” -- 2018 Mix (3:03)
    (D. Wilson - Kalinich)
    Recorded November 15, 1968
     
  37. “We’re Together Again” — Remake Track with Backing Vocals (1:58)
    (B. Wilson - R. Wilson)
    Recorded September 3, 6 & 9, 1968
     
  38. “Time to Get Alone” — Remake Track (2:46)
    (B. Wilson)
    Recorded November 21, 1968
     
  39. “Oh Yeah” (0:54)
    (unknown)
    Lead vocal: unknown
    Recorded October 14, 1968
     
  40. “Is It True What They Say About Dixie” (1:47)
    (Caesar - Lerner - Gerald)
    Lead vocal: Audree Wilson
    Recorded 1968

CREDITS

THE BEACH BOYS, 1968:
Brian Wilson, Carl Wilson, Dennis Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine & Bruce Johnston

Compilation and New Mixes Produced by Mark Linett & Alan Boyd
Edited, Mixed and Mastered by Mark Linett at Your Place Or Mine

Executive Producers: Matt D’Amico & Peter Fletcher
Art Direction: Susan Lavoie

Original Recordings Produced by The Beach Boys
Engineer: Stephen Desper

Brother Records, Inc: Jerry Schilling, President

Session Research: Craig Slowinski

Special Thanks: Howie Edelson; Elliot Kendall; Ross Schwartz; Mark Kaplan; Pacific Title Archives; Stephen Kalinich; Al Gomes, Connie Watrous & The Rhode Island BB Posse; Brad Rosenberger; Les Prebilsky; Lee Dempsey; Andrew G. Doe; Margaret Gwynne; Betty Collignon Wright; Lori Lightfoot; Steve Latshaw; Panayiotis Bogdanos; Les Chan; Monty & Bailey Linett; David Beard & Endless Summer Quarterly