Beach Boys return for March concert
The Beach Boys are returning to Beaumont for a concert for the first time in three decades. The band will perform Saturday, March 4, at the Jefferson Theatre in Beaumont. Tickets are on sale now. Courtesy Photo
By Tommy Mann Jr. – For The Record
It may still be winter, but it will definitely feel like summer inside a Southeast Texas venue next month.
One of rock music’s most legendary acts, The Beach Boys, are returning to Southeast Texas for a concert on Friday, March 4, inside the historic Jefferson Theatre in downtown Beaumont. Tickets are $43-$75 and on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets, including the Beaumont Civic Center box office, online at www.ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
For more than 50 years, The Beach Boys music has spanned numerous generations and defined an era of music that will never be remade. The group is known for hit songs such as “Surfin’ U.S.A.,” “Little Deuce Coupe,” “I Get Around,” “Help Me Rhonda, “California Girls,” and “Good Vibrations,” among others.
Over the course of the group’s 55 year career, The Beach Boys have released 82 singles, 29 albums and seven live albums, including its most recent release in December 2015, “Live in Chicago 1965.”
The Beach Boys most recent studio album, “That’s Why God Made the Radio,” was released in June 2012 and peaked at number three on the Billboard Top 200 albums chart.
Led by members Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, The Beach Boys perform an average of 150 shows per year. The group is completed by Jeffrey Foskett, guitar; Brian Eichenburger, bass; Tim Bonhomme, keyboards; John Cowsill, percussion; and Scott Totten, guitar.
The Beach Boys current tour began on Jan. 27 in Napa, Calif. and continues until March 14 in Kansas City, Mo., with the band performing five to six nights per week. The group will then head overseas for a six shows in Hong Kong, South Korea and Japan beginning March 18 before returning for a spring U.S. run starting April 28 in Utah.
Visit www.thebeachboys.com for more information on this iconic act.