Brian digs into the facts surrounding the strange relationship between one of the makers of the California Sound (Dennis Wilson) and the man with 1000 foot stare, 15 girlfriends and some crazy theories about race war (Charlie Manson!).

PLUS – What film made Brian Wilson quit going to the movies for almost two decades???

SHOW NOTES:

Beach Boys on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Beach_Boys

Dennis Wilson on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennis_Wilson

Charles Manson on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Manson

The Beach Boys – Lost Concert 1964: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5a4YupnT1sM

NBC News Special on Charles Manson: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1nqKMU1m0A

The Beach Boys – Never Learn Not to Love: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=49bxJKLI5d8

Charles Manson – Look at Your Game, Girl: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpx4ODP35VQ

Dennis Wilson – River Song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHCzTLnFpLE

Did Charles Manson audition for the Monkees?: https://entertainment.howstuffworks.com/did-charles-manson-audition-for-monkees.htm

Biography.com article on the relationship: https://www.biography.com/news/charles-manson-dennis-wilson-friendship#:~:text=Dennis%20Wilson%20and%20Charles%20Manson,musical%20possibilities%20that%20lay%20ahead.&text=Thus%20began%20the%20unusual%20friendship,history’s%20most%20sadistic%20cult%20leaders.