weeks - 2:33 pm on Dec 21, 2011 (gmt 0)
Brian Wilson will turn 70 in 2012.
Paul Simon, who was on tour and had a new album out this year, is a year older than Wilson.
Both men are poets of my generation and I'm grateful to both of them. But Simon continued to have something new to say over the years. Wilson, alas, not so much. It is fun to remember, however. I saw the Beach Boys in concert in 1971 and 1973, going out with friends, and at the time I complained they were over the hill. Man, like, they were 30 years old...sheee...