Years ago, Bruce Alfred Johnston Jr. was known as "Little Bruce" — perhaps an appropriate moniker only when weighed against the wicked company he kept.His father, Bruce Johnston Sr., and two uncles were heads of the notorious Johnston Gang of the 1960s and '70s. All three brothers eventually w...
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Today marks the 72nd birthday for The Beach Boys frontman Mike Love. He is now touring with his bandmate Bruce Johnston, but many longtime fans of the group had hopes that the group had put their differences behind them...
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JOHNSTON, R.I. -- D.J. Pauly D and Jesse McCartney will open for the Backstreet Boys on a summer tour that opens July 2 in Chicago, Entertainment Weekly reports. Pauly D, nee Paul DelVecchio of Johnston, starred in MTV's "Jersey Shore" and his own "Pauly D Project." The tour will arrive at Boston's Bank of America Pavilion on Aug. 12; there is no Providence date. A fan-club...
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He still looks very much like his late father, does Bruce Johnston Jr.
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He still looks very much like his late father, does Bruce Johnston Jr.He has the same fierce eyes, the same tight-lipped grimace, the same sloping jawline. A 1979 Associated Press story about the infamous case surrounding his family had referred to him as "a mustachioed carbon copy of his father, Bruce Johnston Sr."But the face that stared out from the police mug shot that...
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Beach Boys fans had to wait decades for The Smile Sessions box set to be released. Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, along with compilation co-producers Alan Boyd, Mark Linett and Dennis Wolfe and mastering engineer Mark [...]
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Lawrence R. Johnston, 87, of Yakima died Wednesday at Cottage in the Meadow. Mr. Johnston was born in Yakima and had also lived in Alfalfa , Moxee and Wenas before settling in Sunnyside. He was a farmer. Survivors include his wife, Geraldine Johnston of ...
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The Beach Boys are members of a very exclusive club. They are among only a few bands that have been together for more than 50 years.
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Robert Watling and Kelli Johnston wore their marathon medals as they exchanged vows in Boston, as ambulances continued to speed to the scene of the explosions.
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A lost archive of songs and photographs from the early days of the Beach Boys found in an abandoned storage unit...
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