Brian Wilson On World Cafe

Brian Wilson performs at World Cafe Live. (WXPN)
Brian Wilson performs at World Cafe Live. (WXPN)

You'd think it would be difficult for Brian Wilson to pick his favorite Beach Boys song, but he's decisive: It's "God Only Knows." In this conversation on World Cafe, he also says that while he loves the new Wilson biopic Love & Mercy (out Friday), there are parts that were hard for him to watch.

The full conversation is at the audio link above. You'll also hear music from Wilson's new solo album, No Pier Pressure, plus extraordinary exclusive live performances of Beach Boys classics.

Copyright 2016 WXPN-FM. To see more, visit WXPN-FM.

Episode Playlist:

Copyright NPR. View this article on npr.org.