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Carl Wilson: Testing The Waters Without The Other Beach Boys

Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 23 April 1981

CARL WILSON has performed in Los Angeles countless times, but tonight at the Roxy things will be a little different. Instead of sharing the stage with his brothers Dennis and Brian and the rest of the Beach Boys, Wilson will be fronting his own band and singing his own songs. It's the first time any member of that venerable group has played here without the others.

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