Music icon Brian Wilson is bringing the seminal Pet Sounds album tour to Newcastle’s Times Square this August in what will be one of the highlight’s of the region’s summer festival calendar.
Taking place opposite the Centre for Life in Newcastle on Sunday 6th August, he will bring the Live From Times Square outdoor music party to a stunning and memorable close and will delight fans by performing one of the most celebrated albums of all time in full.
The co founder of the Beach Boys is currently wowing fans around the globe celebrating the iconic album Pet Sounds, in honour of its 50th anniversary.
Due to phenomenal public demand, Brian will present ‘Pet Sounds’ in its entirety plus Greatest hits for one last time.
Brian said: “I’m really happy to be able to come back to the UK and perform Pet Sounds yet again for all our fans. The response from everyone has been amazing and that’s why we decided to come back and play Pet Sounds for one last time. We want to thanks the fans in the UK for all their support, and look forward to playing these shows this Summer. Love and Mercy, Brian.”
“It’s really been a trip to sit here and think about releasing Pet Sounds 50 years ago,” adds Wilson. “I love performing this album with my band and look forward to playing it for fans all across the world.”
Brian will be backed in Newcastle by a stellar line-up which includes the world’s favourite bluesman Seasick Steve and the Motown sensation Martha Reeves and the Vandellas.