Daily Archives: May 31, 2012

It’s Summer: Let’s Break Down “I Get Around”


A dear friend of mine, whose friendship I have enjoyed since the first days of Lisa Birnbach’s The Preppy Handbook, had a hilarious habit with me of breaking down the lyrics to various songs.

One of our favorites, was a song by The Beach Boys.

Indulge me as I take you down a suburban parkway on a sultry summer night with the crickets in crescendo as we discuss “I Get Around” which was the band’s first US #1 song.


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