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The Surf Punks; American Spring: The Starwood, Los Angeles

Sylvie Simmons, Sounds, 9 August 1980

AMERICAN SPRING – Brian Wilson's wife Marilyn and various in-laws – came out from under a pebble after five years of seclusion, threatening to become regulars on the club circuit, and proving conclusively that though talent may run in families you can't marry into it.

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