Steve Kline Ages of Rock
October 22, 1966
Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys debuts on the U.S. singles chart, where it will soar to #1 by December. Written by Brian Wilson and Mike Love, the track is recorded over two months in four different Los Angeles studios, at a cost of over $50,000. The recording engineer will later say that the last take sounds exactly like the first.
ALSO ON THIS DAY: I wear it at the soda shop