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Brian Wilson and Van Dyke Parks first collaborated on The Beach Boys famed aborted Smile project. Though this album was eventually scrapped, Wilson and Parks wrote many songs together that would be released by The Beach Boys in the following years. In 1995, the duo released the album Orange Crate Art. Essentially being a solo Van Dyke Parks album, with guest vocals from Brian Wilson, it was considered a critical and…

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  • Brian Wilson and Van Dyke Parks Similar to: Brian Wilson, Van Dyke Parks... Oh really?
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  • check out this free surf-rock compilation, featuring the best Beach Boys sound-alikes in music history: http://obscuresound.com/2011/06/thats-not-me-best-of-the-beach-bastards/
  • orange crate art <3 uploaded some new van dyke & brian brian pics from my collection. :)
  • ya know theyre both musical geniuses. van dyke parks is a lyrical genius too.
  • sweet old men.
  • Brian looks really fat in that picture.
  • ...also I think the final track Lullaby is gorgeous!
  • You know, Orange Crate Art stands up pretty well over the years. It always makes me happy to hear it as it was good to hear Brian making music again at the time it was released, back in the day when the thought of him actually taking to the stage again was remote... flop or not I still loved it!!

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