Ten Classic Rock Songs About Radio And TV – The Beach Boys, “Johnny Carson” [VIDEO]
Overly not one of Brian Wilson’s moment in the spotlight as a writer with the song, “Johnny Carson”, probably one he’d just soon forget.
From The Beach boys album, ‘Love You’, released in 1977.
The song was a keen definition of how late night TV influenced the culture of modern society in the late ’70′s.
Here’s a link to the lyrics as the video was pulled by YouTube for copyright infringement:
No doubt some notable examples for you to review, click on the buttons at the bottom of each page.
Let’s have some fun and listen to the radio and watch TV through the music, “ah ah ah Don’t Touch That Dial!”