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  Surf rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Surf rock is a style of music that originated in the USA that mixes elements of surf music and rock music.
While in the 1960s surf music and rock n' roll were distinct styles, associated with competing dance styles and representing distinct and competing youth cultures, the development of rock music since then has built upon both styles.
Surf Punk is a highly inclusive subgenre of surf rock that incorporates many of the styles and attitudes of punk music with traditional vocal and instrumental surf.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Surf_rock   (779 words)

 Surf music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Surf guitarists produce a distinctive tone colour not unlike a hawaiian guitar by use of the bridge pickup, lots of treble boost, much distinctive use of the tremolo arm, and medium to extreme sustain.
Surf music was the first genre to universally adopt the electric bass; The upright or string bass has never been used to any great extent, as the more sustained and trebly sounds favoured by surf bands are not easily produced on it.
In the 1960s when surf music was developing as a genre, surf culture and rock and roll culture were competing youth cultures, similarly to mod culture and rocker culture in the United Kingdom in the same period.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Surf_music   (1047 words)

 Surf Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Instrumental surf music featured throbbing tribal tom-tom tattoos and trebly, metallic, twanging guitar riffs: the Ventures' "Walk Don't Run," the Duals' "Stick Shift," Dick Dale and the Del-Tones' "Miserlou." Thanks in large part to the prolific Ventures instrumental surf rock has proven to be one of rock's more influential subgenres.
Surf rock's influence can be heard in the music of Blondie, the Go-Go's, the Raybeats, the Reverend Horton Heat, the Cramps, Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet, and many other musicians, including U-2 the edge.
Surfing the sport of Hawaiian kings was introduced to California at the turn of the century.
www.history-of-rock.com /surf_music.htm   (344 words)

 Witch's Rock Surf Camp - Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica
Witch's Rock Surf Camp is the truest definition of the term "surf camp".
Our surf school consists of in-water instruction, surf seminars, video analysis, beginning and intermediate surf tours, and plenty of friendly staff to help you along the way.
Surf the awesome Witch's Rock and Ollie's Point, the two waves that made the movie Endless Summer II famous.
www.witchsrocksurfcamp.com   (520 words)

 Tico Travel's Surf Adventures
Witch's Rock Surf Camp located in Tamarindo Guanacaste is the truest definition of the term "surf camp".
All guests are assumed to have extensive surfing experience and are comfortable surfing advanced surf breaks.
WRSC Surf Resort rooms are only available with enrollment in one of our four surf programs.
centralamerica.com /cr/surf/tnwitch1.htm   (670 words)

 Amazon.com: Rock Instrumental Classics, Vol. 5: Surf: Music: Various Artists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Most of the biggest surf rock instrumental classics are included on this compilation.
Each one of these songs presents why surf rock was one of the coolest genres ever.
Even though its not an extremely varied style, it rocked and rocked hard through an era when many said rock 'n' roll was dead or dying (between when the original wave of rockabilly died out and before the British Invasion).
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00000338B?v=glance   (859 words)

They were among the most prolific of the nineties surf bands, as well, breaking the ‘two-CDs-and-no-more’ curse that afflicted many others (the Fathoms, the Penetrators, the Space Cossacks, the Treble Spankers, the Huntington Cads, Husky & the Sandmen, the Eliminators, the Volcanos, etc.).
We are an instrumental surf trio out of the Atlanta, GA area - and play primarily in our attic/studio - where we record tons of wacky videos - primarily covers of surf classics.
Randy Holden was the lead guitar player for the short lived and somewhat obscure mid-sixties surf band "The Fender IV." However, if you were lucky enough to find their music, you were in for a special treat.
www.surfguitar101.com   (2003 words)

 Cowabunga Home Page
Surf Guitar 101 — Discussion of instrumental surf rock guitar techniques and songwriting.
Paul Johnson — This legendary first-waver was author of surf classic “Mr.
The Tornadoes — This first-wave Surf Music Hall of Fame band from Southern California scored the first instrumental surf hit with “Bustin’ Surfboards” in 1962.
www.zptduda.com /cowabunga   (474 words)

 CD Baby: ROCK: Surf Rock - music you will love.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Where garage rock, punk and surf all cometogether.
This is an upbeat, surf rock, reggae, & hip hop style CD, just imagine porn, beer, and drugs thats what we were into when we wrote it.
Trading surf punk guitar licks and a raw analogue attitude.
cdbaby.com /style/120   (324 words)

 LES FRADKIN AND GET WET RRO-1003 A Day At The Beach ***
More orchestral, the album wanders through surf and rock into MOR and back, finally landing in an embraced entanglement, soft and sweetly ending a day at the beach.
This release took a few listenings to grow on me, but in the end, it is interesting and adventurous.
Perhaps more inline with post surf guitarists like Gary Hoey without the wank, "Wave Rider" is at times rhythmic and surfy, and at others modern rock fluid.
www.reverbcentral.com /reviews/g/get4808.html   (557 words)

 Speedarena Forums: Who does Surf Rock?
I only know of a few bands that play surf rock and I really like it I was wondering if anybody knew of any other bands.
I dunno if I'd call the pixies surf rock -- well, I guess their later stuff would be...
Funny how they 'were surfing' but they couldn't/didn't surf....
forums.speedarena.com /zerothread?id=892219   (1099 words)

 Surf - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
In the early '60s, as California beach subculture gained awareness in the national psyche, so too did its musical soundtrack, surf rock.
Early surf rock tracks were strictly instrumentals created to replicate the exhilarating rush of shooting the tube.
However, the kings of vocal surf music were undoubtedly the Beach Boys.
music.download.com /2001-8738_32-0.html   (258 words)

 CD Baby: New ROCK: Surf Rock
This is an upbeat, surf rock, reggae, and hip hop style CD, just imagine porn, beer, and drugs thats what we were into when we wrote it.
Rock 'n Roll as Doctor Frankenstein might have created it, a punk-rockabilly-surfin' monster spawned from the garage and animated by a steady diet of horror and sci-fi flicks and atomic radiation.
Eclectic mostly-instrumental rock based around three guitars; melodic surf-spy, twang, psychedelic, with a touch of kitsch.
www.cdbaby.com /new/120?cdbaby=da85ac7caf176c50c30b03807f9f60d6   (868 words)

 Joe Toto - Original Music, Jingles, and Digital Music Production
I'm a composer and arranger of instrumental music in a wide variety of styles including Jazz, Swing, Blues, Latin Jazz, Salsa, Surf, Funk, Rock, Bossa Nova, Polka, Country, and everything in-between.
Music inspired by 60's surf rock, but with a new style and sound.
Air Guitar Guitar instrumentals in Jazz, Rock, Surf, Spy, Blues, and Country styles.
pages.cthome.net /joetoto   (237 words)

 Amazon.ca: Music: Save on thousands of CDs from your favourite artists. Free shipping within Canada available on orders ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
If there's irony in the fact that the founding fathers of surf rock the Ventures hail from quarters not exactly renowned as bastions of sun-drenched wave-riding (Portland, Oregon, and Tacoma, Washington), it only stands to reason that their inspirations weren't exactly baggy-clad and...
This collection rightly concentrates on Dale's instrumental exploits as the Jimi Hendrix of surf music.
Nineteen sixty-one's "Let's Go Trippin'" was the first real surf instrumental, although the pyrotechnic fretwork of later Dale records is largely absent.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/tg/browse/-/1033818   (461 words)

 Flickr: Photos tagged with surf
Surf Sessions Surf Camp offers day & overnight surf camps for teens, youth...
The Wiki Tiki Surf School provides surfing lessons and camps for all age...
Feeds for photos tagged with surf Available as RSS 2.0 and Atom
www.flickr.com /photos/tags/surf   (98 words)

 Gary Sredzienski, Accordionist - The Serfs, 60s surf style rock music with a twist.
OK, if anyone had told me a couple years ago that I would be hearing an accordion-fronted surf band, I probably would have thought they were crazy.
After their set, I suggested to Gary that he should try to plug the accordion into a reverb tank and see what happens.
The popular Portsmouth NH Surf band, called "The Serfs," has been delighting audiences in the Seacoast NH/Maine area with its unique blend of instruments.
www.garysred.com /serfs.html   (646 words)

 Hard Rock Cafe: Surf - Listen, Review and Buy at ARTISTdirect   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The third installment of Rhino's Hard Rock Records series, Hard Rock Cafe: Surf is a fine collection of familiar surf rock hits.
Moto," "Surf City," "The Lonely Surfer," "Hawaii Five-O," "Theme from Endless Summer" -- and apart from the long versions of the Surfaris' "Surfer Joe" and "Wipe Out," they're all presented in their original hit versions.
So, if you're looking for a solid sampling of surf, this will do fine, even though other compilations -- including Rhino's Rock Instrumental Classics Vol.
www.artistdirect.com /nad/store/artist/album/0,,339923,00.html   (177 words)

 Fairest Cape Rock And Surf Fishing Tours
It is an outdoor vacation for the boys and the family, or say you are in South Africa on business and you want a few days to relax, then Fairest Cape Rock and Fishing Tours is there for you.
We would like to introduce you to the most beautiful scenery in the world while fishing along our coast.
Break away from staying in hotels and crowded residential areas and enjoy the outside life on our sunshine beaches and campfires during night time.
fairestcapeft.co.uk   (101 words)

 Audiri > Home > Music > Rock > Surf Rock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a song that I made on guitar and couldn't think of any bass...
es una rolita surf, fue de las primeras rolas originales de la band...
This is a song that our guitarist wrote with his cousin at thanksgi...
www.audiri.com /music/Rock/Surf_Rock   (355 words)

 Pollo Del Mar - Surf Rock For The New Millennium
Pollo Del Mar - Surf Rock For The New Millennium
Download song samples, experience cute animations, check for upcoming shows in your hometown and learn about caring citizens just like you who want to keep the world safe for surf music.
Information is limited to news about gigs, releases, tour schedules and surf music related events.
www.pollodelmar.com   (194 words)

 Plank - Power surf/garage rock for the above average schmoe.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Plank - Power surf/garage rock for the above average schmoe.
Power surf/garage rock for the above average schmoe.
Click on the Tiki to enter our lair.
www.oz.net /~plank   (44 words)

 The Dirt Surfers: Wicked Cool Instrumental Surf Rock
The Dirt Surfers play straight-ahead, cleanly produced, well executed, instrumental surf music.
Sometimes you need some surf guitar just to wake you up...this is lively, fun and it's hard to keep your foot from tapping.
The Guitars intertwine with a very interesting blend of polychords.
www.hitsession.com /ds   (150 words)

 Amazon.com Music: Oldies & Retro / Surf Rock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Amazon.com Music: Oldies & Retro / Surf Rock
King Of The Surf Guitar: The Best Of Dick Dale and His Del-Tones
by Rock Instrumental Classics (Series) (Audio CD -- March 22, 1994)
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/browse/-/67223   (419 words)

 Online Surf Radio Station - Live365 Internet Radio - SURF106
Surf Music From The Birthplace Of Suburbia, Levittown, New York!
SURF106 - the coolest surf station on the air!
The Tandems - Beyond The Surf - Lost Legends Of Surf Guitar1:Big Noise From Waimea!
www.live365.com /stations/strangebutsurf   (125 words)

 Chief Firewater Surf Band - free MP3 music downloads on SoundClick
Chief was coaching a stunt man for a role in an upcoming Hollywood surf action film.
Beauty - because it breaks with machine-gun like precision over a shallow flat rock ledge.
that first surf lesson, or first surf contest might not go so perfect...
www.soundclick.com /bands/pagemusic.cfm?bandID=235703   (428 words)

 SGMAG.COM SURF "Punk Rock for Recovery" Benefit
Tickets will be available Saturday January 18th 2003 and can be purchased in advance through ticket master; the cost at the door is $27.50.
Additional information can be found at the finger records website www.fingerrecords.com
www.sgmag.com /frontpage/punk   (230 words)

 Surf Guitar Greats: One Dozen Surf-Rock... CD () - SHOP.COM
Various Artists - Surf Guitar Greats: One Dozen Surf-Rock...
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All other designated trademarks, copyrights and brands are the property of their respective owners.
www.shop.com /op/aprod-p28324004   (129 words)

 Listen to Free Online Radio Stations - Live365 Internet Radio
►► NO LOG-INS REQUIRED - Popular Top 40 Pop Rock Hits with artists such as Evanesence, Nickleback, Rob Thomas, Switchfoot, and more.
Live365's original 80s/90s-intensive HITS & ROCK CLASSICS station, still giving you LONGER SONGSETS, MORE VARIETY & LESS CHATTER now for over 6 award-winning years!
Synthpop, Darkwave, Brit Pop, Modern Rock from 1979 to 1992.
live365.com /cgi-bin/directory.cgi?searchgenre=&...&y=0&searchfields=   (209 words)

 Surf 'n' Garage Radio Spins Surf Rock, Garage Rock and Hot Rod Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Surf 'n' Garage Radio Spins Surf Rock, Garage Rock and Hot Rod Music
pinning surf, garage, hot rod, spaghetti, space, punk, spy, sci-fi and nearly everything in between, vocal and instrumental!
© Copyright Surf 'n' Garage Radio - surfngarage.com 2005-2006
www.surfngarage.com   (85 words)

 Big Surf- Home Page
Big Surf opens for Dick Dale, May 12th at the Cabooze!!!!
Go to CD Baby to purchase Hang 11 or Action Heroes online, or local Twin Cities independent record stores, or come to a gig!!!, Phil Dirt of Reverb Central gave Hang 11 4 stars.
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www.bigsurfband.com   (66 words)

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