Capitol Punishment

The Beach Boys

Number

Year

Format

SP 143-144

1995

CD / CDR


   Special Features

Comes with a 28 page booklet and slipcase-style box.
  
Packaging:

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Box front
  

Booklet front
  

Box back
  

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Front Cover

Back Cover


Disc Variations:

CD

CDR (Style 1)

CDR (Style 2)

CDR (Style 3)

The CDs have the same images, but: Disc 1 - Yellow & RedDisc 2 - Green & Blue.
 

The Booklet:

The booklet included with this title features the following information:

- Track notes for all the songs (reproduced below)
- Period articles on the Beach Boys (kind of like a scrapbook) (not reproduced)

 

SP 143 - 15 Tracks - Total Time: 71:21

SP 144 - 10 Tracks - Total Time: 68:40

1. Dance, Dance, Dance   (15:17) 1. Three Blind Mice   (1:15)
2. Dance, Dance, Dance   (2:30) 2. She Knows Me Too Well   (2:54)
3. Dance, Dance, Dance   (2:07) 3. She Knows Me Too Well   (2:44)
4. Dance, Dance, Dance   (1:57) 4. Do You Wanna Dance   (6:35)
5. The Little Girl I Once Knew   (1:34) 5. In The Back Of My Mind   (2:18)
6. Please Let Me Wonder   (9:29) 6. Help Me, Rhonda   (39:02)
7. Good To My Baby   (2:27) 7. Help Me, Rhonda   (3:54)
8. Good To My Baby   (2:29) 8. Help Me, Rhonda   (3:57)
9. I'm So Young   (2:44) 9. Help Me, Rhonda   (3:32)
10. Let Him Run Wild   (9:45) 10. All Summer Long   (2:29)
11. Let Him Run Wild   (3:03)
12. Girl Don't Tell Me   (3:24)
13. Help Me, Ronda   (5:03)
14. Help Me, Ronda   (3:20)
15. California Girls   (6:12)

 

Box Back Text:

Capitol Punishment is a double compact disc set of outtakes, alternate versions and session tapes from TODAY and SUMMER DAYS (AND SUMMER NIGHTS) album sessions covering the time period May '64 to October '65.   This package features a 32 page booklet of rare photos and informative text.

 

Liner Notes:

Producer's note: Frustration is what you will feel when you hear the edited backing tracks on this set.  Please be aware that these edits are not ours and that we are presenting this material just as we received it.

 

Track Notes:

SP 143 - 15 Tracks - Total Time: 71:21
  

October 9, 1964
Gold Star Studios, Hollywood
1. Dance, Dance, Dance (stereo - backing track session - takes 1-17)    (15:17)
2. Dance, Dance, Dance (stereo - Mike and Brian on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix onto take 17(a) with false start) (2:30)
3. Dance, Dance, Dance (stereo - Mike and Brian on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix onto take 17(b))   (2:07)
4. Dance, Dance, Dance (stereo - Mike and Brian on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix onto take 17(c))   (1:57)
  

October 13, 1964

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

5. The Little Girl I Once Knew (stereo - backing track with live dialogue in one channel - take 15)   (1:34)
  

January 7, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

6. Please Let Me Wonder (mono - group backing vocals - vocal overdub session - takes 1-5)   (9:29)
  

January 13 & 19, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

7. Good To My Baby (stereo - backing track (incomplete))     (2:27)
8. Good To My Baby (stereo - Brian and Mike on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix with an extended ending)   (2:29)
  

January 18 -19, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

9. I'm So Young (stereo - Brian on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix with extended ending)   (2:44)
  

March 30, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

10. Let Him R9un Wild (stereo - edited backing track session - takes 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, & 15)   (9:45)
11. Let Him Run Wild (stereo - backing track with extended ending)    (3:03)
  

April 30, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

12. Girl Don't Tell Me (stereo - Carl on lead vocals - alternate mix with studio chatter - take 16)   (3:24)
  

January 8 & 19, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

13. Help Me, Ronda (stereo - edited backing track session - takes 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 20, 21, 22, 24, 29, & 30)   (5:03)
14. Help Me, Ronda (stereo - Al on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix with extended ending)   (3:20)
  

April 6, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

15. California Girls (stereo - edited backing track session - takes 5, 7, 8, 14, 16, 22, 28, 29, 30, 31, & 35)   (6:12)

 

SP 144 - 10 Tracks - Total Time: 68:40
  

circa early 1965

possibly Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

1. Three Blind Mice (stereo - backing track for an unfinished song)   (1:15)
  

June 8, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

2. She Knows Me Too Well (stereo - group backing vocals - background vocal overdub session onto take 16)   (2:54)
3. She Knows Me Too Well (stereo - Brian on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix onto take 16)   (2:44)
  

January 11, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

4. Do You Wanna Dance (mono - Dennis on lead vocals - backing vocal overdub session - takes 1, 2, & 3)   (6:35)
  

January 13 & 19, 1965

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

5. In The Back Of My Mind (stereo - backing track)   (2:18)
  

February 24, 1965

Radio Recorders Studios, Hollywood

6. Help Me, Rhonda (stereo - Al on lead vocals - backing vocal overdub session with Murry Wilson in the control room)  (39:02)
7. Help Me, Rhonda (stereo - Al on lead vocals - alternate mix with extended ending & without lead guitar overdub)  (3:54)
8. Help Me, Rhonda (stereo - Al on lead vocals - alternate vocal mix)    (3:57)
9. Help Me, Rhonda (stereo - backing track without lead guitar overdub - take 6)   (3:32)
  

May 6-7, 1964

Western Recording Studios, Hollywood

10. All Summer Long (stereo - Mike on lead vocals - alternate mix with an extended ending)   (2:29)

 

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