Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson to play Fairport’s Cropredy show

Brian Wilson co founder of the Beach Boys playing Cropredy this year
Brian Wilson co founder of the Beach Boys playing Cropredy this year

This year’s Fairport’s Cropredy Convention is to be one of the most iconic yet as the Beach Boys’ co-founder Brian Wilson headlines the opening night show.

Fairport announced the gig on social media tonight (Friday) to huge interest.

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The band said: “We are delighted to announce that headlining Thursday (August 9) is the legendary Brian Wilson.

“Brian and his band will be presenting the iconic Pet Sounds album - and more.”

The full line up for this year’s Fairport’s Cropredy Convention is to be announced at 5pm on Monday.

Pet Sounds,voted one of the greatest albums, features hits such as Sloop John B, God Only Knows, Wouldn’t it be Nice and Don’t Talk (Put your Head on my Shoulder).

Those wanting to ensure tickets should go to www.fairportconvention.com/tickets