Category Archives: Surf Music

(May 28, 2016): The A-Jacks – Fury

From the a-side of the 1964 single, Fury / Middle of the Nite in Moscow.  A nice cover of a Duncan Brothers surf music composition.  The b-side indicates a guest appearance “with Nikita Krushchev on the shoe.” Originally released as a b-side to … Continue reading

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(Dec 12, 2013): Jim Messina and his Jesters – Masatlan Rally

From the 1964 album, The Dragsters.  This is the debut outing of Jim Messina as surf music devotee.  It does not call to mind Poco or Loggins & Messina.  Note the two Mustang first year production 1964 1/2 models on the cover.

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(Oct 21, 2013): Atomic 7 – Theme From Atomic 7

From the 2002 album, Gowns By Edith Head.  Brian Connolly was back in action with surf instrumentals on this and one other LP from the early 2000s.  This tune has, by far, the most lackluster title from this album.

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