The Beach Boys Today! is the eighth studio album by the American rock band the Beach Boys, released March 8, on Capitol Records. It signaled a departure from their previous records with its orchestral sound, intimate subject matter, and. The Beach Boys Today! is the eighth studio album by the American rock band the Beach Boys, released March 8, on Capitol Records. Carl took over as the band's musical director onstage. Now a full-time studio artist, Brian wanted to move the Beach. The Beach Boys Today! is absolutely among Brian Wilson's strongest productions and clearly, production-wise, points the way to the masterpiece Pet Sounds. "Today" and "Summer Days (and Summer Nights)" are two wonderful albums by The Beach Boys, with Today being the pre-cursor to the innovative sounds of Brian. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about The Beach Boys - The Beach Boys Today! at Discogs. Complete your The Beach Boys collection. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "The Beach Boys Today!" on Discogs. Lastly, the orchestration of the song, which Jon Stebbins refers anachronistically as “both Phil Spector-like and punk-rock influenced”, includes timpani, two. LATEST FROM. Pre-Order Feel Flows: The Sunflower & Surf's Up Sessions - - 5 CD Boxset - Available July 30th. Shop Now. The Beach Boys Today!, an Album by The Beach Boys. Released 1 March on Capitol (catalog no. T ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Pop Rock, Baroque Pop.