Category Archives: Surf

(March 29, 2018): Farm – Zan Ho Zay

From the 1968 album, The Innermost Limits Of Pure Fun. This LP is the soundtrack to George Greenough’s film about surfing isolated spots in California and New South Wales. As discogs recounts, “Farm composed and performed the music, released in … Continue reading

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(February 10, 2016): The Raybeats – Calhoun Surf

From the 1981 album, Guitar Beat.  The Raybeats were an instrumental quartet that hailed from the U.S. midwest (Kansas, Nebraska & Iowa).  This neo-surf Danny Amis tune is a cover of the song first released by his band, The Overtones. … Continue reading

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(Jan. 19, 2015): The Ventures – Sleep Walk

From the 1960 album, Walk, Don’t Run.  This is The Venture’s cover of the Farina brothers 1959 tune, in a crowded field of early covers –  Bette Ann Steele, Al Caiola, Paul Mauriat, The Shadows, and Les Paul.

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