Good Vibrations: Thirty Years Of The Beach Boys Bonus Disc Album Lyrics by The Beach Boys


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Good Vibrations: Thirty Years Of The Beach Boys Bonus Disc Lyrics
(Lyrics to the Full Album on one page)

In My Room Lyrics

(Demo) Time: 2:33 Brian Wilson/Gary Usher Oooo ooo oo oooooo Oooo ooo oo oooooo There's a world where I can go and tell my secrets to In my room, in my room (in my room) In this world I lock out all my worries and my fears In my room, in my room (in my room) Do my dreaming and my scheming Lie awake and pray Do my crying and my sighing Laugh at yesterday Now it's dark and I'm alone But I won't be afraid In my room, in my room (in my room) (In my room, in my room) (In my room, in my room) (In my room, in my room) (In my room)
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Radio Spot #1 Lyrics

Time: 0:09 Hi we're the Beach Boys And we'd like to thank all the guys at KDWB For being so cool And for playing all the Beach Boys records Especially our latest
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I Get Around Lyrics

(Track Only) Time 2:19 Brian Wilson Top let's go Here we go One two, a one two three . . . Get around I get around Yeah Get around round round I get around I get ar . . . . . . Get around I get around Yeah Get around round round I get around I get ar . . .
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Radio Spot #2 Lyrics

Time: 0:15 Hi Rog, this is Brian of the Beach Boys Thanks a lot for playin' our new record "Dance, Dance, Dance" And all the other records in the past Do you know we're going to England real soon? I hope I can tell you all about the Beatles and the Stones when I get back
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Dance, Dance, Dance Lyrics

(Tracking Session) Time: 2:13 Brian Wilson/Carl Wilson Seventeen Hello Who is it One two, one two three go
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Hang On To Your Ego Lyrics

(Sessions) Time: 6:40 Brian Wilson/Tony Asher This time we're going to record with a tape recorder Brian, Brian do you want me to lay out again on that instrumental break (You got a tape recorder in there?) and then come back in with Forrest toward the end like before? I'm gonna have you wail on that baby for the instrumental break, think you can do it? I play it straight through this time Try to wail this thing you know Play it loud Hey does the union know your recording? Here we go This'll be wht? Take two Just relax me and this other cat are going to straighten you guys out then we'll get you into world peace. Did you ever hear that album called "How To Speak Hip"? Has anybody ever heard it? Nope What is it? Oh, it's funny. It's "How To Speak Hip" by Del Close and John Brenner it was cut in '59. It's a very funny album. Okay let's go Take This is take Two Take two "Let Go Of Your Ego" One two, one two three No hold it please for a minute I'll be out Could we give it, give it a real uh, play it real good and strong this time, we may get it real soon huh? Do you thnik we could hear a little bit more harmonica (yeah) in that instrumental break, I don't know. This Let Go Of Your Libido Lyrics

libido take nine One two, one two three Thanks, that's it
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God Only Knows Lyrics

(Tracking Session) Time: 9:15 Brian Wilson/Tony Asher Two (what happened?) one two top Top Nice, nice Todd Let's let's make one more please huh? Brian (ha ha) Brian Yeah Why don't we do it short like this Let's get to that part second time through way right Guys shhh hold it hold it keep it down one time please. Let's try when we get to that part instead of playing like the quarter note full make it like a stacatto note bop bop bop bop bop bop bop bop bop Short everything short We'd like to try it this way Somethin's burning up here I smell something oh Kyle what are you doing? Take it from that spot please Letter "A" second time No No no No no no just that spot That spot Take it two bars ahead Two bars ahead Hey no, just that one spot right dad? No, just that one spot. Drrreeew Brian do you want those little things on your snare Try tom tom once let me hear it right now Do snare once That's it okay let's go, okay let's make it one more, we all could be a little closer in spots whare he's going naauhhh, that little moving part. Alright let's play it strong, let's go. Move in closer, flutes, at the fadeout One two Here we go One And also bass clarinet move in a little bit at the fadeout One two, one two three We got it, thank you very much You wanna hear it come on I may not always love you But long as there are stars above you You'll never need to doubt it I'll make you so sure about it And God only knows what I'd be without you If you should ever leave me Though life would still go on believe me The world could show nothing to me So what good would living do me God only knows what I'd be without you God only knows what I'd be without you If you should ever leave me Well life would still go on believe me The world could show nothing to me So what good would living do me God only knows what I'd be without you God only knows what I'd be without you God only knows what I'd be without you God only knows what I'd be without you What I'd be with you God only knows (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you (Bop bop bop) God only knows (Bop bop bop) God only knows what I'd be without you
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Good Vibrations Lyrics

(Sessions) Time: 15:18 Brian Wilson/Mike Love "Good Vibrations" take one We're rolling in there We're rolling come on let's go One two, one two three Hold it please. Let me hear the organ. Okay stop please. Perfect, okay we'll go with that. Let's go again please. Okay now, I'd like to start it out now this time with the organ and the Fender bass okay. Then uh and then the bongos will come in in the second half like evrything else. Alright here we go organ, Fender bass, and piccolo. One two, one two No, Larry can you switch that motor on for the verses and off for "B" okay. Okay turn it on for this. Now here we go, this'll make twenty-one please. Are we all set for that thing where everything drops out and builds up? Okay Wait a minute where are we? See what it is is he, the organ's on two-four and you guys think it's the the one-beat don't ya? Here we go play hard and strong all the way. And watch me on that part now. Twenty-eight Hum be dum Hum be dum oh oh Hum be dum Hum be dum oh oh Hum be dum Hum be dum oh oh Hum be dum Hum be dum oh oh Hum be dum Hum be dum oh oh Hum be dum Hum be dum oh oh Hum be dum Hum be dum oooooo It really felt good, let's play it She's already working on my brain I, I only looked in her eyes But I picked up something I just can't explain I'm pickin' up Good good good good vibrations yeah Good good good good vibrations yeah Good good good good vibrations Good good good good vibrations yeah I, I bet I know what she's like And I can feel how right she'd be for me It's wierd how she comes in so strong And I wonder what she's pickin' up for me I hope it's Good good good good vibrations yeah Good good good good vibrations yeah (Ooo ooo ooo oooo ooooooo) (Ooo ooo ooo oooo ooooooo) Good good good good vibrations yeah Hey Good good good good vibrations yeah Good good good good vibrations yeah Good Good good good good vibrations yeah Good good good good vibrations yeah Good good good good vibrations yeah One two, one two three
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Heroes And Villains Lyrics

(Track Only) Time: 0:47 Brian Wilson/Van Dyke Parks Instrumental
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Cabinessence Lyrics

(Track Only) Time: 4:00 Brian Wilson/Van Dyke Parks One two, one two three Instrumental
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Surf's Up Lyrics

(Track Only) Time: 1:41 Brian Wilson/Van Dyke Parks Instrumental
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Radio Spot #3 Lyrics

Time: 0:06 Hi This Is The Beach Boys Al Bruce Carl Mike Brian and Dennis
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All Summer Long Lyrics

(Stereo) Time: 2:06 Irving Music, Inc. BMI Master #52124 Recorded 5/6/64 & 5/7/64 Brian Wilson Sittin' in my car outside your house (Sittin' in my car outside your house) 'Member when you spilled coke all over you blouse T-shirts, cut-offs, and a pair of thongs (T-shirts, cut-offs, and a pair of thongs) We've been having fun all summer long (All summer long you've been with me) I can't see enough of you (All summer long we've both been free) Won't be long til summer time is through (Summer time is through) Not for us now Miniature golf and Hondas in the hills (Miniature golf and Hondas in the hills) When we rode the horse we got some thrills Every now and then we hear our song (Every now and then we hear our song) We've been having fun all summer long Won't be long til summer time is through (Summer time is through) Not for us now Every now and then we hear our song (Every now and then we hear our song) We've been having fun all summer long We've been having fun all summer long (We've been having fun all summer long) We've been having fun all summer long (We've been having fun all summer long) We've been having fun all summer long
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Wendy Lyrics

Time: 2:14 Irving Music, Inc. BMI Master #52128 Recorded 4/??/64 On Extended Play Single "Four By The Beach Boys" Which included: "Hushabye, "Little Honda", "Wendy", and "Don't Back Down" (order unknown) Released 9/21/64 (Capitol 5267) Charted 10/17/64 Reached #44 Brian Wilson Wendy, Wendy what went wrong Oh so wrong We went together for so long I never thought a guy could cry 'Til you made it with another guy Oh Wendy, Wendy left me alone Hurt so bad Wendy, Wendy don't lose your head Lose your head Wendy don't believe a word he says I can't picture you with him His future looks awful dim Oh Wendy, Wendy left me alone Hurt so bad Wendy I wouldn't hurt you like that No no no I thought we had our love down pat Guess I was wrong The farthest thing from my mind Was the day that I'd wake up to find My Wendy Wendy left me alone Wendy, Wendy left me alone Hurts so bad Wendy, Wendy left me alone Hurts so bad Wendy, Wendy left me alone Hurts so bad Wendy, Wendy...
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Hushabye Lyrics

Time: 2:39 Rightsong Music BMI Master #52125 Recorded 4/??/64 On Extended Play Single "Four By The Beach Boys" Which included: Hushabye", "Little Honda", "Wendy" and "Don't Back Down" (order unknown) Released 9/21/64 (Capitol 5267) Song did not chart D. Pomus/M. Schuman Oo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo Ah ah ah ah Oo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo Ah ah ah ah Oo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo Ah ah ah ah Hush hush Hushabye Hushabye Hushabye Oh my darlin' don't you cry Guardian angels up above Take care of the one I love Oo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo Ah ah ah ah Hush hush Hushabye Oo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo ooo Ah ah ah ah Hush hush Hushabye Oooo oooo oooo oooo Lullabye and goodnight In your dreams I hold you tight Lullabye and goodnight Til the dawn's early light Pillows lying on your bed Oh my darling rest your head Sandman will be coming soon Singing you a slumber tune Oo ooo oooo oooo ooo ooo ooo Hush Hush Hushabye Oo ooo oooo oooo ooo ooo ooo Hush Hush Hushabye Oo ooo oooo oooo ooo ooo ooo Oo ooo oooo oooo ooo ooo ooo Ah ah ah ah
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When I Grow Up (To Be A Man) Lyrics

Time: 1:58 Irving Music, Inc. BMI Master #52666 Recorded 8/5/64 & 8/10/64 Single Released 9/??/64 (Capitol-5245) Charted 9/5/64 Reached #9 A side of "She Knows Me Too Well" Brian Wilson When I grow up to be a man Will I dig the same things that turn me on as a kid? Will I look back and say that I wish I hadn't done what I did? Will I joke around and still dig those sounds When I grow up to be a man? Will I look for the same things in a woman that I dig in a girl? (fourteen fifteen) Will I settle down fast or will I first wanna travel the world? (sixteen seventeen) Now I'm young and free, but how will it be When I grow up to be a man? Oooooo Ooooooo Oooooooo Will my kids be proud or think their old man is really a square? (eighteen nineteen) When they're out having fun yeah, will I still wanna have my share? (twenty twenty-one) Will I love my wife for the rest of my life When I grow up to be a man? What will I be when I grow up to be a man? (twenty-two twenty-three) Won't last forever (twenty-four twenty-five) It's kind of sad (twenty-six twenty-seven) Won't last forever (twenty-eight twenty-nine) It's kind of sad (thirty thirty-one) Won't last forever (thirty-two . . .)
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Wouldn't It Be Nice Lyrics

Time: Irving Music, Inc. BMI Master #55558 Take 21 Music track recorded 1/22/66 Vocals added 3/10/66 and 4/11/66 Single Released 8/1/66 (Capitol 5706) Charted 8/13/66 Reached #8 B side with "God Only Knows" Brian Wilson/Tony Asher Wouldn't it be nice if we were older Then we wouldn't have to wait so long And wouldn't it be nice to live together In the kind of world where we belong You know its gonna make it that much better When we can say goodnight and stay together Wouldn't it be nice if we could wake up In the morning when the day is new And after having spent the day together Hold each other close the whole night through Happy times together we've been spending I wish that every kiss was neverending Wouldn't it be nice Maybe if we think and wish and hope and pray it might come true Baby then there wouldn't be a single thing we couldn't do We could be married And then we'd be happy Wouldn't it be nice You know it seems the more we talk about it It only makes it worse to live without it But lets talk about it Wouldn't it be nice
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California Girls Lyrics

Time: 2:34 Irving Music, Inc. BMI Master #53865 Recorded 4/6/65 Single released 7/??/65 (Capitol-5464) Charted 7/24/65 Reached #3 A side with "Let Him Run Wild" Brian Wilson/(Mike Love uncredited lyricist) Well East coast girls are hip I really dig those styles they wear And the Southern girls with the way they talk They knock me out when I'm down there The Midwest farmer's daughters Really make you feel alright And the Northern girls with the way they kiss They keep their boyfriends warm at night I wish they all could be California I wish they all could be California I wish they all could be California girls The West coast has the sunshine And the girls all get so tanned I dig a french bikini on Hawaii island dolls By a palm tree in the sand I been all around this great big world And I seen all kinds of girls Yeah, but I couldn't wait to get back in the states Back to the cutest girls in the world I wish they all could be California I wish they all could be California I wish they all could be California girls I wish they all could be California (Girls, girls, girls yeah I dig the) I wish they all could be California (Girls, girls, girls yeah I dig the) I wish they all could be California (Girls, girls, girls yeah I dig the) I wish they all could be California (Girls, girls, girls yeah I dig the)
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Radio Spot #4 Lyrics

Time: 0:12 Where's your ID? What are your names? Al Bruce Carl Mike Dennis What are you guys? The Beach Boys
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Concert Intro/Surfin' U.S.A.-Live 1964 Lyrics

Time: 3:16 Chuck Berry/Brian Wilson (uncredited lyricist) Let's hear it Look who came to sing Louder Are you ready for em? Well let 'em know you're welcoming them come on They can't hear you Let's introduce 'em now the fabulous Beach Boys We had a song out We had a song out last summer that number one Six or seven weeks in a row here in Sacramento Now that's good And it goes like this If ev’rybody had an ocean across the U.S.A., Then ev’rybody’d be surfin’ like Californ-I-A. You’d see ‘em wearin’ their baggies. Huarachi sandals, too. A bushy bushy blonde hairdo. Surfin’ U.S.A. You’ll catch ‘em surfin’ at Del Mar. Ventura County Line. Santa Cruz and Trestles. Australia’s Narabine. All over Manhattan, and down Doheny way. Ev’rybody’s gone surfin’. Surfin’ U.S.A. We’ll all be plannin’ out a route we’re gonna take real soon. We’re waxin’ down our surfboards. We can’t wait for June. We’ll all be gone for the summer. We’re on safari to stay. Tell the teacher we’re surfin’. Surfin’ U.S.A. At Haggarty’s and Swami’s. Pacific Palisades. San Onofre and Sunset. Redondo Beach, L.A. All over La Jolla, and Waimea Bay. Ev’rybody’s gone surfin’. Surfin’ U.S.A. Everybody's gone surfin' Surfin' U.S.A. Everybody's gone surfin' Surfin' U.S.A
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Surfer Girl-Live 1964 Lyrics

Time: 2:52 Brian Wilson Right now we'd like to do for you The first slow song the Beach Boys recorded It's called "Surfer Girl" Little surfer little one Made my heart come all undone Do you love me, do you surfer girl Surfer girl my little surfer girl I have watched you on the shore Standing by the ocean's roar Do you love me do you surfer girl Surfer girl surfer girl We could ride the surf together While our love would grow In my Woody I would take you everywhere I go So I say from me to you I will make your dreams come true Do you love me do you surfer girl Surfer girl my little surfer girl Little one Girl surfer girl my little surfer girl Little one Girl surfer girl my little surfer girl Are we alright down there? You okay? Is she alright? Brian Oh boy Mike I love you Thank you
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Be True To Your School-Live 1964 Lyrics

Time: 2:29 Brian Wilson Ohp that did it See this guy over here? That's my cousin Brian Wilson Of course I'm his cousin too Don't forget I'm Mike Love Brian Wilson's cousin This guy is always bragging about how athletic he was in high school and everything Throw a football seventy-five yards and all that So we made up a song and it goes like this When some loud braggart tries to put me down And says his school is great I tell him right away "Now what's the matter buddy Ain't you heard of my school It's number one in the state" Hey hey take it away Let's call it a fight So be true to your school now (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Just like you would to your girl or guy (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Be true to your school now (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) And let your colors fly (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Be true to your school (Rah rah rah) I got a letterman's sweater With a letter in front I got for football and track I'm proud to where it now When I cruise around The other parts of the town I got a decal in back So be true to your school now (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Just like you would to your girl or guy (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Be true to your school now (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) And let your colors fly (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Be true to your school Alright hit it (Rah rah rah) On Friday we'll be jacked up on the football game And I'll be ready to fight We're gonna smash 'em now My girlfriend will be working on her pom-poms now And she'll be yelling tonight So be true to your school now (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Just like you would to your girl or guy (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Be true to your school now (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) And let your colors fly (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Be true to your school (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Don't let 'em down (Rah rah rah rah sis boom bah) Don't put it down (Rah rah rah)
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Good Vibrations-Live 1966 Lyrics

Time: 5:15 Brian Wilson/Mike Love Well Hey hit the right note this time okay What's the right note? Play it this time Probably an F C Easy I haven't learned it yet Hey man they expect me to play this woo-woo machine This is ridiculous Give me a note Hey yeah it really is Just for instance a note We're talking of the E flat actually We aren't too nervous for this song Uh this is the second night we've tried it If the light man would just dim the lights a little In fact just turn them out I'd like to go look for a fire hydrant Easy Well enough for the locker room patter Carl did so well on that last diddy We thought he'd do another one Wouldn't you Carl? Yeah Of course with the group's help you know Okay he's gonna do our new song called "Good Vibrations" Here we go One two three I, I love the colorful clothes she wears And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair I hear the sound of a gentle word On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air I'm pickin' up good vibrations She's giving me excitations I'm pickin' up good vibrations (Oom bop bop good vibrations) She's giving me excitations (Oom bop bop excitations) Good good good good vibrations (Oom bop bop) She's giving me excitations (Oom bop bop excitations) Good good good good vibrations (Oom bop bop) She's giving me excitations (Oom bop bop excitations) Close my eyes She's somehow closer now Softly smile, I know she must be kind When I look in her eyes She goes with me to a blossom world I'm pickin' up good vibrations She's giving me excitations I'm pickin' up good vibrations (Oom bop bop good vibrations) She's giving me excitations (Oom bop bop excitations) Good good good good vibrations (Oom bop bop) She's giving me excitations (Oom bop bop excitations) Good good good good vibrations (Oom bop bop) She's giving me excitations (Oom bop bop excitations) (Ahhhhhhh) (Ah my my) I don't know where but she sends me there (Ah my my what a sensation) (Ah my my what elations) (Ah my my what elation) Gotta keep those lovin' good vibrations A happenin' with her Gotta keep those lovin' good vibrations A happenin' with her Gotta keep those lovin' good vibrations A happenin' with her Gotta keep those lovin' good vibrations A happenin' Ahhhhhhhh Good good good good vibrations (Oom bop bop) (IÕm pickinÕ up good vibrations) She's giving me excitations (Oom bop bop) (Excitations) Good good good good vibrations (Oom bop bop) She's givin' me excitations Na na na na na Na na na Na na na na na Na na na Do do do do do Do do do Do do do do do Do do do Hey uh Thank you Wow thank you very much Thanks Thank you The Beach Boys A real big hand for them folks
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Surfer Girl-Live 1967 Lyrics

Time: 2:18 Brian Wilson Little surfer little one Made my heart come all undone Do you love me, do you surfer girl Surfer girl my little surfer girl I have watched you on the shore Standing by the ocean's roar Do you love me do you surfer girl Surfer girl surfer girl We could ride ride the surf together While our love would grow In my Woodie I would take you everywhere I go So I say from me to you I will make your dreams come true Do you love me do you surfer girl Ah ah ahhhhh Okay Okay Groovy
 

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Writer: WILSON, BRIAN DOUGLAS / LOVE, MIKE E.
Copyright: Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group