LINKS
To Beach Boys' and Related Sites

Links are provided for informational purposes only. BBFC is not responsible for the content of these pages. We list only Beach Boys' and Beach Boys-related links.
 

 

 
 

BEACH BOYS' SITES


 
 
 

RESOURCES


 
 
 

NEWSGROUPS & FORUMS

  • BrianWilson.com message board
    Brian's own message board. Fans call it the “Blue Board,” even when its colors change.
     
  • Smiley Smile message board
    Message board focusing on the BBs' album Smile, 2004's Brian Wilson Presents Smile, related works, and the BBs in general. Jon Stebbins, Carrie Marks (David's wife), Stephen Desper, Mark Linnet, and Alan Boyd are regular visitors; Matt Jardine, Scott Totten, and John Cowsill show up occasionally. Also has on- and off-topic sub-forums and reference threads. Free membership, password required to post.
     
  • Endless Harmony Forum
    Message board open to all Beach Boys fans as a friendly place to discuss the band and their music. This forum is host to more than 500 members, including authors, researchers, and historians, who post about all things BBs. Also available are a “Reference Materials” section and other sub-boards for discussion. Forum membership is free (password required), and everyone is welcome to join.
     
  • The Beach Boys Today message board
    Message board for Beach Boys/Brian Wilson fans. Also has on- and off-topic sub-forums and reference threads, as well as a link to the BB-discussion Discord channel. Free membership, password required to post.
     
  • The Beachy Heads (Beach Boys Forum)
    “A creative site for fans of The Beach Boys, other musical artists, and non-musical genres.”
     
  • Mount Vernon & Fairway's “California Saga” message board
    German language BB message board, moderated.
     
  • Mike Love Fan Club message board
    Password required to post.
     
  • The Blue Bambu Room
    Message board focusing on Dennis Wilson, mostly inactive. Friends of Dennis' have been known to post there.
     

Usenet Groups. For those who still have access to Usenet.


 
 
 

PODCASTS

  • Good Vibrations: A Beach Boys Program
    Hosted by ESQ's David Beard, this podcast is now available from Apple Podcasts, Podbean.com, and Mixcloud.com. The program has been endorsed by Brian Wilson, Mike Love, and Al Jardine (among others).
     
  • Surf's Up: A Beach Boys Podcast Safari
    A podcast about America's band hosted by Mark Dillon, author of Fifty Sides of The Beach Boys, and Phil Miglioratti, host of the Pray for Surf blog (see below).
     
  • Pray for Surf
    Beach Boys-related interviews and reviews, hosted by Phil Miglioratti, also stories and news regarding the faith journey of rock musicians.
     
  • Sail On: The Beach Boys Podcast
    Hosted by BB fans Wyatt and Jason.

 
 
 

FAN CLUBS & FANZINES

  • Beach Boys Fan Club
    The official BB fan club — you are here! We also have a Facebook page.
     
  • Endless Summer Quarterly
    The king of Beach Boys/Brian Wilson fanzines! Subscriptions are US $25 for 4 issues ($30 for Canada and Mexico; $35 throughout the rest of the world). Sample issue: $8 ($10 outside U.S.). U.S. funds only. Send to Endless Summer Quarterly, P.O. Box 470315, Charlotte, NC 28247, USA. For more information, go to ESQ's website.
     
  • The Mike Love Fan Club
    Official Mike Love merchandise available at this site.
     
  • Fans of Dennis Wilson (FODW) club founded in 1983. For more information contact: FODW, Chris Duffy, Pres., 1381 Maria Way, San Jose, CA 95117.
     
  • Mt. Vernon & Fairway
    German BB fan club site.

 
 
 

FAN SITES