Brian Wilson revisits past, savors present

April 6, 2015 3:34 PM

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Brian Wilson's latest solo album, No Pier Pressure, was conceived as a Beach Boys album. Instead, it teams one of the greatest creative minds and most distinctive voices of the '60s with some younger artists — plus a few old friends.

Alt-pop duo She & Him (featuring Zooey Deschanel) and singer-songwriters Kacey Musgraves, Nate Ruess and Sebu Simonian are among the voices that appear on Pressure, out Tuesday. Asked how he selected them, Wilson, 72, says simply, "I just knew they were right. Because we wanted to have a lot of harm...

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