A 1990s teen heartthrob will join one of the most iconic bands in history when they perform in Salina in a few weeks. is coming to Salina.
John Stamos, one of the stars the 1990s classic sitcom “Full House” has been known to play the drums for the Beach Boys. According to the Stiefel Theatre, Stamos will be a part of the band’s performance in Salina in early May
The Beach Boys are credited as being one of the most critically acclaimed, commercially successful, and influential bands of all time.
Between the 1960s and 2010s, the Beach Boys had over eighty songs chart worldwide, thirty-six of them in the US Top 40 charts – the most by a US rock band, and four reaching number-one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. They have sold in excess of 100 million records worldwide, making them one of the world’s best-selling bands of all time and are listed at No. 12 on Rolling Stone magazine’s 2004 list of the “100 Greatest Artists of All Time”. In 2017, a study of AllMusic’s catalog indicated the Beach Boys as the 6th most frequently cited artist influence in its database. The core quintet of the three Wilsons, Love and Jardine was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1988.
The Beach Boys today are led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, who, along with Jeffrey Foskett, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill, Keith Hubacher, Christian Love and Scott Totten continue the legacy of the iconic American band. Grammy-winning songwriter Bruce Johnston joined The Beach Boys in 1965, replacing Glenn Campbell, who filled-in for Brian Wilson, on vocals/bass, when he retired from touring. Highly regarded in his field, Johnston’s vocal work with such legendary artists as Elton John and Pink Floyd firmly established him among rock’s elite artists.
The Beach Boys will perform with John Stamos at the Stiefel on Friday, May 3rd. A limited number of tickets are still available.
Beach Boys with John Stamos photo by: Peter Chiapperino from Wikimedia Commons licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.