INTERVIEW: MIKE DOYLE ON THE BEACH BOYS, JAZZ, AND SOME LIGHT B&E

The Beach Boys’ “Surfin’ USA” single dropped on this date, in 1963. I’m an out-and-proud Beach Boy fan, have been since childhood. But “Surfin’ USA” is a throwaway. “Sweet Little Sixteen” pasted over with counterfeit surf lyrics. Plus it’s got Mike Love on lead vocal— adenoidal USC frat-boy delivery puts my teeth on edge, and he used to…