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Words and Music of Brian Wilson (Hardcover) (Christian Matijas-mecca)
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A fascinating study of Brian Wilson's creative career as a composer, producer, performer, and collaborator that addresses all aspects of Brian's five-decade-long music career through his creative methods and processes.
• Presents the first complete and career-spanning biography of Brian Wilson and detailed examination of his musical career
• Considers Wilson's work with The Beach Boys and the many performers and bands with whom he collaborated as producer, songwriter, and performer in a chronological narrative instead of categorizing his work as "Beach Boys" and "Other"
• Discusses Wilson's diverse musical activities as comprising equal parts devoted to composition, production, performance, and collaboration
• Sorts through various conflicting narratives about Brian Wilson's career in order to provide an accurate account of his creative chronology