blue square dot The first official Dennis Wilson Bash, celebrating the life and music of Beach Boy Dennis Wilson, was held on Saturday December 6, 2003 at Chez Jay's in Santa Monica, California. Guests included all four of Dennis' sons, David Marks, The Honeys, Billy Hinsche, and many more! For pix and details of the day's activities, hasten to (updated 12/15/03)

blue square dot Brian Wilson has been awarded an honorary doctorate from Northeastern University in Boston, MA, on June 14, 2003. (updated 6/15/03)

blue square dot Busy Doin' Somethin', the East Coast Beach Boys Fan Convention, will be held on Saturday, August 9, 2003, at the Hilton Southbury hotel in Southbury, CT. Cost is $45 per person until July 12 and $50 thereafter. For convention details, the registration form, and mailing address, please visit the convention website or email Susan Lang for more information. Guests will include Alan Boyd, Stephen Desper, and Ed Roach; and Al Jardine will be doing a phone-in Q&A session. (6/9/03)