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Instrumental Surf CD List 30Nov93

(*) denotes vocal tracks

Thanks to Larry White (lwhite@rigel.econ.uga.edu) and Jeff Hall (JEFF@DIAL.JPL.NASA.GOV) for the comments/additions

Additions would be appreciated AL Kossow (aek@wiretap.spies.com or aek@apple.com)

Compilations


Various Artists

      Beach Classics
      Dunhill DZS030

01* Bruce&Terry - Summer Means Fun 11) Rumblers - Surf Rat 02* Rivieras - California Sun 12* Tradewinds - New York's a Lonely Town 03) Dick Dale - Miserlou 13) Chevell's - Riptide 04* Hondells - Little Honda 14* Trashmen - Surfin' Bird 05) Hustlers - Inertia! 15) Frogmen - Underwater 06* Sunrays - I Live for the Sun 16* Dick Dale - King of the Surf Guitar 07) Marketts - Balboa Blue 17) Pyramids - Penetration 08* Rip Chords - Hey Little Cobra 18* Ronny & Daytonas - G.T.O 09) Blazers - Bangalore 19) Dick Dale - Let's Go Trippin' 10* Beach Boys - Surfin' Safari 20* Beach Boys - Surfer Girl

Various Artists

      Big Surf
      ACE CDCHD 319

01) Lively Ones - Pipeline 17) Impacts - Wipe Out 02) Dave Meyers 18) Lively Ones - High Tide

   & The Surftones - Church Key    19) Sentinals - Latin Soul

03) Centurions - Bullwinkle Pt 2 20) Centurions - Church Key 04) Impacts - Steel Pier 21) Dave Meyers&ST's - Moment of Truth 05) Lively Ones - Surf Rider 22) Sentinals - Tor Chula 06) Sentinals - Exotic 23) Centurions - Vesuvius 07) Centurions - Sano 24) Lively Ones - Baja 08) Lively Ones - Scratch 25) Impacts - Fort Lauderdale 09) Impacts - Impact 26) Lively Ones - Torquay 10) Sentinals - The Pipe 27) Centurions - Latin™ia 11) Lively Ones - Misirlou 28) Lively Ones - Soul Surfer 12) Sentinals - Latin'ia 29) Impacts - Church Key 13) Impacts - Blue Surf 30) Centurions - Intoxica 14)Centurions - Surfin' at Mazatland 31) Lively Ones - Rik-A-Tik 15) Lively Ones - Surf Beat 32) Sentinals - Big Surf 16) Centurions - Body Surfin'

Various Artists

      Bustin' Surfboards
      GNP Crescendo GNPD 2152

01) Beach Boys - Surf Jam 08) Rockin' Rebels - Wild Weekend 02) Marketts - Out of Limits 09) Dick Dale - The Victor 03) Ritchie Valens - Fast Freight 10) Tornadoes - Bustin' Surfboards 04) Challengers - Our Man Flint 11) Gamblers - Moon Dawg 05) Surf Raiders - The Curl Rider 12) Jim Messina & Jesters - Yang Bu 06) Bobby Fuller - Our Favorite Martian 13) Lively Ones - Surf Rider 07) Neil Norman - The Perfect Wave 14) Jack Nitzsche - The Lonely Surfer

Various Artists

      The Del-Fi Rarities
      Repertoire Records REP 4288-WY (c)1993
      Under lisence from Del-Fi Records (P)1962-1965

01) Gonzos - Church Key 16* David Gates - Okie Surfer 02) Bobby Fuller Four - Thunder Reef 17) Roadsters - Candymatic 03) De-Fenders - Hayburner 18) Surfaris - Surfari 04) Shifters - Drag Beat 19) Pharos - Rhythm Surfer 05) Surfaris - Bombora 20) RLR Coasters - Wipe Out 06) Pharos - Pintor 21) Venturas - Corrido Twist 07) Moongooners - Moongoon Twist 22* Surfettes - Sidewalk Surfer 08) RLR Coasters - Wild Twist 23) Shifters - Dawn Patrol 09) Roadsters - Mag Rims 24* Crocketts - Mother, May I Go Surfin' 10) Bobby Fuller Four - 25) Ronny - Hot Toddy

    Our Favourite Martian          26) Darts - Gaucho

11* Opus I - Back Seat 38 Dodge 27) Venturas - High Noon Rumble 12) RLR Coasters - Steel Piper 28) Bobby Fuller Four - The Chase 13) Ronnie & The Casuals - 29* Larry Bright - Surfin' Queen

    Road Runner                    30* Ticklers - Millie The Ghoul

14* Bobby Fuller Four - Wolfman 31* Scramblers - Beatle Walk 15) Shifters - Surfin' Anniversary 32) Bobby Fuller Four - Misirlou (live)

Various Artists

      Guitar Player Presents Legends of Guitar - Surf Vol 1
      Rhino R2 70724

01) Dick Dale - A Run For Life 10) Johnny Fortune - Soul Surfer 02) Lively Ones - Surf Rider 11) Orig Surfaris - Bombora 03) Chantays - Beyond 12) Jim Messina & Jesters - The Jester 04) Sentinals - Latin'ia 13) Avantis - Gypsy Surfer 05) Astronauts - Baja 14) Bobby Fuller - Our Favorite Martian 06) Eddie & Showmen - Squad Car 15) Tornadoes - Bustin' Surfboards 07) Challengers - Tidal Wave 16) Surfaris - Point Panic 08) PJ&Galaxies - Tally Ho! 17) Fender IV - Mar Gaya 09) Ventures - Diamond Head 18) Crossfires - Fiberglass Jungle

Various Artists

      Guitar Player Presents Legends of Guitar - The 60's Vol 1
      Rhino R2 70720

01) Ventures - Lullaby of the Leaves 10) Yardbirds - I Ain't Got You 02) Yardbirds - Train Kept A-Rollin' 11) Booker T & MG's - Red Beans & Rice 03) Lonnie Mack - Chicken Pickin' 12) Love Sculpture - Sabre Dance 04) The Sonics - The Witch 13) Dick Dale - Misirlou 05) Jimi Hendrix - Hey Joe 14) The Shadows - Apache 06) Chet Atkins - Boo Boo Stick Beat 15) Quicksilver Msg Svc - Gold and Silver 07) Zappa - 9 Types of Indust Polution 16) Byrds - It Won't Be Wrong 08) Capt Beefheart - Abba Zaba 17) Kinks - You Really Got Me 09) Astronauts - Hot Doggin' 18) Big Brother - Ball and Chain

Various Artists

      Hang 11 [Mutant Surf Punks]
      Anagram CD GRAM 23

01* Barracudas - I Want My Woodie Back 09* The Corvettes - Girls Cars Girls 02* Surfin' Lungs - Who Stole The Summer? Sun Girls Surf Girls Fun Girls 03* The Malibooz - 308 10* Stickshifts - Automobile 04) The Palominos - Herman's New Woodie 11* Beach Bums - The Day They Raised 05* The 'B' Girls - Fun At The Beach The Thames Barrier (And I Rode 06* Bobby LLoyd & The Windfall Prophets - All The Way To California)

  Gas Money                            12) Beachcoma - Shotgun

07) Agent Orange - Pipeline 13* Buzz and the B-Days - Surfin' CIA 08* Truth & Beauty - 14* Episode Six - Mighty Morris Ten

  Tuff Little Surfer Boy               15) Jon & The Nightriders - 
                                           Depth Charge

Various Artists

      Hodge Podge Barrage From Japan
      ??

01) ??

Various Artists

      Monster Summer Hits: Wild Surf / Capitol CDP 7 96861 2
      Capitol Records, 1750 N. Vine, Hollywood, CA  90028
      No liner notes.

01* Beach Boys - Surfin' 14* Beach Boys - Surfin' USA 02* Jan & Dean - Surf City 15* Rivingtons - Papa-oom-mow-mow 03) Marketts - Surfer's Stomp 16) Ventures - Wipe Out 04) Sandals - Theme from 17) Jerry Cole & his Spacemen -

 "Endless Summer"                      Pipeline

05) Ventures - Hawaii Five-O 18* Fantastic Baggies -Summer Means Fun 06* Beach Boys - Surfin' Safari 19* Honeys - Pray for Surf 07* Mr. Gasser & Weirdos - 20* Beach Boys - Surfer Girl

  Finksville U. S. A.              21) John Severson - Goofy Foot Glen

08* Honeys - Shoot the Curl 22* Jan & Dean - Sidewalk Surfin' 09* Fantastic Baggies - 23) Super Stocks - Surf Route 101

  Tell 'Em I'm Surfin'             24* Mr. Gasser & Weirdos - 

10* Jan & Dean - Ride the Wild Doin' the Surfink

  Surf                             25* Super Stocks - Muscle Beach Party

11* Trashmen - Surfin' Bird 26) John Severson - Come September 12) Jerry Cole & His Spacemen - Surf Age 13* Sunrays - I Live for the Sun

Various Artists

      Pebbles Vol. 4  -  Surf 'n' Tunes  -  Various Hodads
      Original Rare '60s Surf/Rod Classics
      Archive Int'l Productions AIP CD 5021 (1992)

Comments: Contains mostly vocals, but the sloppy, Chantays-inspired

         instrumental Flashin' Red makes it almost worthwhile.  
         Contains liner notes briefing each track.

01* California Suns - Masked Grandma 11* Ragamuffins - The Fun We Had 02* Dantes - Top Down Time 12* Rally Packs - 03* Pyramids - Custom Caravan Move Oout Little Mustang 04* Rivieras - California Sun 65 13* Reveres - Big "T" 05* Knights - Hot Rod High 14* Readymen - Shortnin' Bread 06* Wheel Men - School Is A Gas 15* Bleach Boys - Wine, Wine, Wine 07* Superstocks - School Is A Drag 16) Esquires - Flashin' Red 08* Lloyd Thaxton - 17) Del-Vettes - Ram Charger

  Image Of A Surfer                18) Gamblers - LSD-25

09* City Surfers - Beach Ball 19* Brian Lord - The Big Surfer 10* Dave Edmunds - London's A Lonley Town

Various Artists

      Sun, Sand, and Hunks
      Alligence CDP 72898

01) ??

Various Artists

      Surf & Drag, vol. 1 / Sundazed SC11003
      Sundazed Music, Inc., P.O. Box 85, 27 Church St.
      Coxsackie, NY  12051
	

Comments: Extensive liner notes and suggestions for further reading.

01) Gene Moles - Burnin' Rubber 11) Champs - Twenty Thousand Leagues 02* Don Brandon - The Swim 12* Don Brandon - Ballad of Bonneville 03) Royal Coachmen - Loophole 13) Royal Coachmen - Repeating 04* Knickerbockers - Bite Bite 14* Knickerbockers - Mighty Mighty

  Barracuda                            Barracuda

05) Rhythm Rockers - Rendevouz Stomp 15* Gary Usher - Power Shift 06* Four Speeds - Four on the Floor 16) Gary Usher - Mag Wheels 07* Four Speeds - Cheater Slics 17* Donna Loren - Muscle Bustle 08* Jan & Dean - Midsummer Nights 18* Four Speeds - My Sting Ray

 Dream                             19* Four Speeds - RPM

09) Gene Moles - Twin Pipes 20* Don Brandon - Party Last Night 10* Four Speeds - Barefoot Adventure

Various Artists

      Surf & Drag, vol. 2 / Sundazed SC11015
      Same address.

Comments: Again extensive liners. Much weaker set than vol. 1, IMHO.

01) Shutdowns - Four in the Floor 11) Tornadoes - The Gremmie 02) Tornadoes - Bustin' Surfboards 12* Cabin Crew - She Ain't a Yacht 03* Sidewallk Surfers - Skateboard 13* Gary Usher & Customs - Nifty '50 04* Carol & Cheryl - Go Go G.T.O. 14* Quads - Surfin' Hearse 05* Matadors - I Gotta Drive 15* Gary Usher & Customs - Hot Rod 06* Paul Petersen - She Rides With Me 16* " " - '54 Corvette 07) Shutdowns - Beach Buggy 17* Tommy Boyce - Let's Go Where the 08* Sea Shells - Hit the Surf Action Is 09* Matadors - Come On Let Yourself Go 18* Robby & Robins - Surfer's Life 10* Tigers - GeeTO Tiger 19* Tornadoes - Phantom Surfer

		               20* Sidewalk Surfers - Fun Last Summer 

Various Artists

      Surfin' Hits
      Rhino R2 700089

01* Beach Boys - Surfin' Safari 10* Beach Boys - Surfin' U.S.A. 02* Jan & Dean - Ride the Wild Surf 11) Pyramids - Penetration 03) Surfaris - Wipe Out 12) Dick Dale - Let's Go Trippin' 04) Chantay's - Pipeline 13* Surfaris - Surfer Joe 05) Dick Dale - Miserlou 14) Bel-Airs - Mr. Moto 06* Trashmen - Surfin' Bird 15) Rumblers - Boss 07) Marketts - Out of Limits 16) Marketts - Surfer's Stomp! 08) Lively Ones - Surf Rider 17) Jack Nitzsche - The Lonely Surfer 09* Jan & Dean - Surf City 18) Trade Winds -New York's A Lonely Town

Various Artists

      Surf Legends (And Rumors) Rockin' Instrumentals 1961-64
      Garland GRZ-019

01) Surftones - Cecilia Ann 14) Rumblers - It's a Gass 02) Hustlers - Inertia! 15) Chevells - Let There Be Surf 03) Rumblers - Surf Rat 16) Blazers - Beaver Patrol 04) Blazers - Bangalore 17) Pastel Six - Hot Dogger 05) Nevegans - Surfbound 18) Rumblers - Destruction 06) Rumbers - Boss 19) Revels - Revellion 07) Revels - Church Key 20) Rumblers - Sumertime Blues 08) Chantays - Pipeline (orig tape) 21) Pastel Six - Don't Leave Me 09) Pastel Six - Twitchin' 22) Blazers - Sound of Mecca 10) Rumblers - Night Scene 23) Pastel Six - Brahms' Nightmare 11) Nevegans - Downey Surf 24) Ramblers - Mozart Stomp 12) Ramblers - Hanging One 25) Rumblers - Slippin' 13) Revels - Comanche 26) Hustlers - Inertia! (alt take)

Various Artists

      Get A Board!
      Satan SRD 1007

01) Bel-Aires - Baggies 17* Crestones - The Chopper 02* Val Rays - Get a Board 18* Emerald City Bandits-Full Blown Caddy 03* Mark Four - Swingin' Hangout 19) Gene Gray & Stingerays - Surf Bunny 04) Sting Rays - One Mo' Gin 20) Pygmies - Don't Monkey With Tarzan 05) Toads - Morpheous 21* Triptides - Go Mustang 06* Warner Bros. - Varoom 22) Trademarks - Baha-Ree-Ba! (part 1) 07) Roemans - Miserlou 23) Titians - Reveille Rock 08* Arlen Sanders - Hopped Up Mustang 24) Leon Smith & Basics - Basic Surf 09) Diminshuns - Slippery When Wet 25* Pat & Californians - Be Billy 10) Torquetts - Side-swiped 26* Street Cleaners - Garbage City 11* Spats - Go Go Yamaha 27* Susan Lynne - Don™t Drag No More 12* Majority - Shut Em Down in 28) Bob Moore & Temps - Trophy Run

             London Town            29* Dave & Saints - Leavin' Surf City

13) Irridescents -Swamp Surfer 14* Surf Bunnies - Surf Bunny Beach 15) Avengers VI - Timb Bomb 16) Safaris - Kick Out

Proto-Surf (Pre-1960)


Johnny & The Hurricanes

      16 Greatest Hits
      Rock (??) CD 10009

Comments: Johnny & the Hurricanes were OK, but I don't think they

         played surf music.  There will always be borderline cases 
         in deciding who is "in" and who is "not in" a musical genre, 
         but I think it's generally accepted that to be considered 
         surf music a recording needs at least one of the following:  
         (1) reference to surfing or beaches in the title (or lyrics,
         for vocal surf music); (2) small combo (guitars-bass-drums, 
         possibly sax or electric piano) with melody lead played on 
         guitar; (3) reverb on lead or rhythm guitar; (4) recorded by 
         a Southern California band that was part of the original surf 
         culture 1960-65.  I don't think J&H qualify on any of these 
         scores.  Instrumental surf is not co-extensive with instrumental 
         rock and roll, but is a subcategory.
         (aek) Agreed.. The Neon Spores used to cover some of their stuff
         (on the other hand, they used to cover Billy Vaughn too :-) )

01) Red River Rock 09) Thunderbolt 02) Reveille Rock 10) Down Yonder 03) You Are My Sunshine 11) Hot Fudge 04) Beatnik Fly 12* She's Gone 05) Walkin' 13) Buckeye 06) Rock-cha 14) Jada 07) Kaw-liga 15) Old Smokie 08) Crossfire 16) High Voltage

                                   17) Rockin' Goose

Johnny & The Hurricanes

      Greatest Hits
      Evergreen 2690162

01) Red River Rock 06) Rockin' Goose 02) Beatnick Fly 07) You're My Sunshine 03) Crossfire 08) Sheba 04) Reveille Rock 09) Revival 05) Down Yonder 10) Time Bomb

Link Wray

      Link Wray & The Raymen
      Edsel Records ED CD 149
      this compilation (p)1985 CBS Inc.
      (c)1989 Demon Reconds Ltd., Brentfornd, Middx., England

Comments: Recordings in their original form (see Walkin' With Link).

01) Dixie-Doodle 09* Mary Ann 02) Ramble 10) Rumble Mambo 03) Caroline 11* Ain't That Loving You Baby 04) Raw-Hide 12) Slinky 05) Right Turn 13) Hand Clapper 06) Golden Strings 14) Lillian 07) Comanche 15) Radar 08* Hambone 16) Studio Blues

Link Wray

      The Original Rumble Plus 22 Other Storming Guitar Instrumentals
      Ace Records CDCH 924 (1989)
      Ace Records Ltd., 48-50 Steele Road, London NW10 7AS, England
      Compiled by Trevor Churchill

Comments: This CD has a VERY LOUD MIX. Draggin' is unbelievably tight.

01) Rumble 1958 13) Run Boy Run 1963 02) The Swag 1958 14) The Sweeper 1963 03* Batman (Theme) 1963 15) Hound Dog 1983 04) Ace Of Spades 1963 16) That'll Be The Day 1983 05) Jack The Ripper 1963 17) The Fuzz 1965 06) I'm Branded 1963 18) Rawhide (live) 1986 07) Fat Back 1963 19) Draggin' 1989 08) Run Chicken Run 1963 20) Aces Wild 1989 09) Turnpike USA 1963 21) Bull Dawg 1989 10) Dueces Wild 1963 22) The Rumble Man 1989 11) Mustang 1983 23) Copenhagen Boogie 1989 12) Blueberry Hill 1983

Link Wray

      Apache / Wild Side Of The City LIghts
      1989 recording, 2 LP's on 1 CD plus 1 bonus track#
      Ace Records CDCHD 931 (1990)
      Ace Records Ltd., 48-50 Steele Road, London NW10 7AS, England
      Compiled by Ted Carroll

01) The Wild One 12) Raunchy 02) Dallas Blues 13) The Flying Wedge (Drag Race) 03* Big Boss Man 14) Don't Leave Me 04) Shawnee 15) American Sunset 05) The Joker 16* Little Sister 06) Apache 17* Love Me Tender 07* Beautiful Brown Eyes 18) Wild Side Of The City Lights 08) Stars And Stripes Forever 19) Viva Zapata 09) Green Hornet 20* As Long As I Have You 10* Dick Tracy, Private Eye 21) Street Beat# 11) Hotel Loneliness

Link Wray

      Live In '85 / Growling Guitar
      2 LP's on 1 CD
      Big Beat CDWIK 972 (1991)
      Big Beat Records 46-50 Steele Road, London NW10 7AS, England

Comments: Sound quality on Live In '85 is poor, but performances prevail.

Live In '85 Growling Guitar ———– ————— 01) Rumble 11* Climbing A High Wall 1969 02* It's Only Words 12) Genocide 1969 03* Fire 13) The Earth Is Crying 1969 04* a Mystery Train 14) Growlin' Guts 1969

  b I Got A Woman                  15) Hungry                       1969
  c Baby Let's Play House          16) Ace Of Spades '69            1969

05) Jack The Ripper 17* Ruby Baby 1987 06* Love Me 18) Hang On 1965 07* King Creole 19) Summertime Dreams 1964 08* I'm Counting On You 20) Sorrento 1987 09) Rawhide 21* Peggy Sue 1987 10* Born To Be Wild 22) Alone 1965

                                   23* Girl From The North Country  1964
                                   24* You Hurt Me So               1964
                                   25) The Fuzz                     1965

Link Wray

      Walkin' With Link
      Epic/Legacy EK 47904 (1992)
      Sony Music Entertainment Inc.

Comments: Includes most, but not all, of Link Wray & The Raymen

         plus some alternate takes, single versions, stereo 
         remixes and significant previously unreleased material.
         Studio chatter and false starts between some tracks.  
         Contains excellent booklet.

01) Slinky 11) Dance Contest 02) Ramble 12) Guitar Cha-Cha 03) Hand Clapper 13) Rumble Mambo 04) Raw-Hide 14* Ain't That Lovin' You Baby 05) Dixie-Doodle 15* Mary Anne 06) Studio Blues 16) Comanche 07) Comanche 17* Oh Baby Be Mine 08) Right Turn 18* Ain't That Lovin' You Baby 09) Radar 19) New Studio Blues 10) Lillian 20) Walkin' With Link

Link Wray

      Rumble! The Best of Link Wray
      Rhino R2 71222 5/93

Comments: Contains excellent booklet with the story of each song.

01) Rumble 11) The Shadow Knows 02) The Swag 12) Deuces Wild 03) Raw-Hide 13) Hang On 04) Dixie-Doodle 14) Ace of Spades 05) Ramble 15) I'm Branded 06* Ain't That Lovin' You Babe 16* Batman Theme 07) Jack The Ripper 17* Hidden Charms 08) The Black Widow 18* Climbing A High Wall 09) Big City After Dark 19) Switchblade 10) Run Chicken Run 20) Jack The Ripper (live)

60's Groups


Astronauts

      The Astronauts - Live
Everything Is A-OK! / Astronauts Orbit Kampus
      Bear Family BCD 15443

01* Bo Diddley 14* Good Golly Miss Molly 02* If I Had A Hammer 15* Let The Good Times Roll 03* It's So Easy 16* Linda Lou 04* Dream Lover 17* Bony Moronie 05* Wine, Wine, Wine 18* Diddy Wah Diddy 06* Money 19* Roll Over Beethoven 07* Big Boss Man 20* Shop Around 08* Stormy Monday Blue 21* Greenback Dollar 09* Shortnin' Bread 22* Summertime 10* I Need You 23* Sticks and Stones 11* What'd I Say 12* Johnny B. Goode 13* Be Bop A Lula

Astronauts

      Rairities
      Bear Family BCD 15556
      Bear Family Records, P.O. Box 1154, 2864 Vollersode, West Germany.  
      Tel (04794)-1399; fax (04794)-1574.

Comments: Superbly produced tracks, DEEPLY reverbed guitars.

         Excellent liner notes by Billy Miller of Kicks Magazine.  

1* Come Along Baby 15* Around and Around 2* Tryin' to Get to You 16) same as #3, dubbed (i.e. w/

                                       strings and horns)

3) Surf Softly and Carry a 17) Main Title from: Ride the Wild Surf

 Big Board (undubbed)              18* Go Fight for Her 

4) The Pier 19* Swim Little Mermaid 5) Surf Party 20* Tomorrow's Gonna Be Another Day 6) Firewater 21) Razzamatazz 7) Hot-Doggin' 22* The Tables Have Turned 8* Every One But Me 23* I'm Gonna Buy Me a Dog 9) Quasimoto 24* The La La La Song 10) Scotch and Guitar 25* Buy Me a Round 11) Surf's You Right 26* Girls Like You 12* Let's Surf Again 27* Count Your Mistakes 13) Surfer Girl 28* Shame, Shame, Shame 14* My Little Beach Bunny

Astronauts

      Surf Party
      RCA 8557-2-R

01) ??

Astronauts

      Surfin' With / Competition Coupe
      Bear Family BCD 15442

01) Baja 13* Little Ford Ragtop 02* Surfin' U.S.A 14* Competition Coupe 03) Misirlou 15) The Hearse 04) Surfer's Stomp 16* “55 Early Bird 05* Susie-Q 17) Devil Driver's Theme 06) Pipeline 18* Happy Ho-Daddy 07) Banzai Pipeline 19* Our Car Club 08* Kuk 20* Devil Driver 09) Movin' 21) Chevy Scrambler 10* Baby Lets Play House 22* 4:56 Stingray 11) Let™s Go Trippin' 23) El Aguila 12) Batman 24* 650 Scrambler

Atlantics

      Hit Explosive Sound of The Atlantics
      Repertoire

01) ??

Atlantics

      Now It's Stompin Time With The Atlantics
      Repertoire REP 4129-WY

Comments: Most of these tracks, and many others, are available on

         the 2 Atlantics LPs released by Canetoad Records:  "The 
         CBS Singles Collection" and "Teddy Bear's Picnic Stomp."  
         Both are excellent.  Not the reverbed California surf 
         sound, but echo-y and aggressive. 

01) The Crusher 11) Arabian Surf 02) Coral Island 12) Stompin' Time 03) Tequilla Stomp 13) Moon Man 04) Tahitian Waters 14) Bombora 05) Teddy Bear's Picnic Stomp 15) Rumble and Run 06) Hootenanny Stomp 16) Peter Gunn 07) The Gremlin From the Kremlin 17) Turista 08) Shark Attack 18) Teensville 09) SOS (Stomp on Stomp) 19) Adventures in Paradise 10) Sompede

Beach Boys

      Surfin' Safari (&) Surfin' USA
      Capitol CDP 7 93691 2

Comments: Al did not list any Beach Boys (or Jan & Dean) CDs, presumably

         because they contained few if any instrumentals.  This one at 
         least deserves a mention because it contains the following 
         instrumentals: 

11) Moon Dawg 20) Honky Tonk 15) Miserlou 22) Surf Jam 16) Stoked 23) Let's Go Trippin'

Challengers

      25 Greatest Instrumental
King

01) ??

Challengers

      At The Teenage Fair
      King

01) ??

Challengers

      California Kicks
      King

01) ??

Challengers

      Man From UNCLE
      King

01) ??

Challengers

      Sidewalk Surfing
      King

01) ??

Challengers

      Wipe Out
      King KICP 2158

01) Wipe Out 07) Rebel Rouser 02) Lonely Bull 08) Big Shot 03) Igor's Theme 09) Cruel Sea 04) Tequilla 10) Small Fry 05) Happy Time 11) R.J. Mike 06) Memphis 12) Pipeline

Chantays

      Two Sides of the Chantays / Pipeline
      Repertoire RR 4114-WZ

01* Move It 13) Pipeline 02* Maybe Baby 14) The Lonesome Road 03* It Never Works Out For 15) Tragic Wind 04* Love Can Be Cruel 16) Runaway 05* I'll Be Back Some Day 17) Blunderbus 06* Only If You Care 18) Banzai 07) Three Coins in the Fountain 19) Sleep Walk 08) Beyond 20) Night Theme 09) Greenz 21) Wayward Nile 10) Space Probe 22) El Conquistator 11) Continental Missile 23) Riders in the Sky 12) Retaliation 24) last Night

Dick Dale

      Dick Dale and His Del-Tones Greatest Hits 1961-1976
      GNP GNPD 2095

01* The Scavenger 13) Night Rider 02) Surf Buggy 14) Let's Go Trippin 03* Hot Rod Racer 15* King of the Surf Guitar 04) Misirlou 16) The Wedge 05) Surf Beat 17* Those Memories of You 06* Grudge Run 18) Del-Tone Rock 07) The Victor 19) Death of a Gremmie 08* Peppermint Man 20* Get Back to the Feelin' 09) Mr. Eliminator 21) Peter Gunn 10* Surfing Drums 11) Mag Wheels 12* Sloop John B

Dick Dale

      Dick Dale Volume 1 (Surfer's Choice / King of the Surf Guitar)
      TNT CD 1886/1930

01) Surf Beat 13* King of the Surf Guitar 02* Sloop John B 14) The Lonesome Road 03) Take It Off 15* Kansas City 04* Night Owl 16* Dick Dale Stomp 05* Fanny Mae 17* What I Say 06) Miserlou Twist 18* Greenback Dollar 07* Peppermint Man 19) Hava Nagila 08) Surfing Drums 20* You Are My Sunshine 09) Shake 'n Stomp 21) Mexico 10* Lovey Dovey 22) Break Time 11) Death of a Gremmie 23) Riders in the Sky 12) Let's Go Trippin' 24* If I Never Get To Heaven

Dick Dale

      The Best of Dick Dale & His Del-Tones
      Rhino	R2 75756

01) Let's Go Trippin' 10) The Wedge 02) Shake 'n' Stomp 11) Night Rider 03) Misirlou 12) Mr. Eliminator 04* Mr. Peppermint Man 13) The Victor 05) Surf Beat 14) Taco Wagon 06) Take It Off 15) Tidal Wave 07* King of the Surf Guitar 16) Banzai Washout 08) Hava Nagila 17) One Double One Oh! (instr) 09) Riders in the Sky 18) Pipeline (with SRV)

Dick Dale

      Tribal Thunder
      Hightone HCD 8046

Comments: Dick Dale the way he sounds LIVE!

01) Nitro 08) Hot Links 02) The New Victor a. Caterpillar Crawl 03) Esperanza b. Rumble 04) Shredded Heat 09) The Long Ride 05) Trail of Tears 10) Tribal Thunder 06) Caravan 11) «secret acoustic Miserlou» 07) The Eliminator

Hollywood Tornadoes

      Bustin' Surfboards
      Sundazed SC 6003

Comments: All tracks are in original mono.

01) Bustin' Surfboards 09* Old Shep 02) Maleguena 10) Shootin' Beavers 03* Summertime 11* Johnny B. Goode 04) The Tornado 12) The Inebriated Surfer 05) The Gremmie 13) The Gremmie-Part 2 06) Bumble Bee Stomp 14) Beyond The Surf 07) Moon Dawg 15) Charge of the Tornadoes 08) Vaquero

Bruce Johnston

      Surfin' Round the World
      Sony (Japan) SRCS 6104

Comments: Track listing in English and Japanese; liner notes in Japanese;

         lyrics in English and Japanese.

01* Surfin' Round the World 07* The Hamptons 02) Maksha at Midnight 08) Virginia Beach 03* Down Under 09) Surf-a-nova 04) Capetown 10* Hot Pastrami, Mashed Potatoes, 05) Biarritz Come on to Rincon - Yeah!!! 06) Jersey Channel Islands - Part 7 11) Malibu

	                     12* Surfin's Here to Stay 

Bruce Johnston

      Surfer's Pajama Party
      Teichiku TECX-25208

01) Ramrod 09* Gee But I'm Lonesome 02) Last Night 10) Green Onions 03* Surfer Stomp 11* Soupy Shuffle Stomp (pt 1) 04) What'd I Say 12) Soupy Shuffle Stomp (pt 2) 05* Something on Your Mind 13* Do the Surfer Stomp (pt 1) 06) Pajama Party (Surfer's Delight) 14) Do the Surfer Stomp (pt 2) 07) Kansas City 15) Pajama Party (single version) 08* Mashin' the Popeye

Lively Ones

      Surf Rider / Surf Drums
      ACE CDCHD 957

01) Surf Beat 13) Tuff Surf 02) Let's Go Trippin' 14) Rik-A-Tik 03) Misirlou 15) Wild Weekend 04) (Dance With The) Guitar Man 16) Bustin' Surfboards 05) The Caterpillar Crawl 17) Stoked 06) Walkin' the Board 18) Surfer Boogie 07) Paradise Cove 19) Surf Drums 08) Goofy Foot 20) Shootin' the Pier 09) Surf Rider 21) Mr. Moto 10) Happy Gremmie 22) Rumble 11) Hotdoggen 23) 40 Miles of Bad Road 12) Surfer's Lament 24) Hillbilly Surf

Lively Ones

      The Great Surfin' Hits!!
      Teichiku TEXCX-25100

01) Misirlou 11) Let's Go Trippin' 02) Telstar Surf 12) Goofy Foot 03) Soul Surfer 13) Wipe Out 04) Bustin' Surfboards 14) Walking the Board 05) Surf Beat 15) Rik-A-Tik 06) Shootin' the Pier 16) Pipeline 07) Mr. Moto 17) Hillbilly surf 08) Surf Rider 18) Surfer boogie 09) Surf Drums 19) Tranquilizer (High Tide) 10) Hotdoggin' 20) Paradise Cove

The Rumblers

      Boss!
      DCC Compact Classics DZS-044 (1989)
      8300 Tampa Av., Northridge, CA  91324  (818) 993-8822
"Boss (released October 1962) was regarded as an instrumental 

surfing hit but we were an R&B group: we were a black group with white skins. We did a lot of James Brown and used Joe Houston's All Night Long as out theme song. We dressed well and had all of our songs choreographed." -Wayne Matteson (Fender bass, some guitar)

1) Rumblers' Wild Weekend 1963 12) The Angry Sea (Waimea) 1963 2) Boss 1962 13) Summertime Blues 1963 3) Wiggle Wobble 1962 14) Sweet Potato 1962 4) Rumbling 1962 15) Roll Off 1963 5) Boss Strikes Back 1963 16) Bashful 1963 6) It's A Gas 1963 17) The Hustler 1964 7) Slippin' 1962 18) Maid 'N Japan 1963 8) Son Of Boss 1963 19) High Octane 1963 9) Boss Drums 1962 20) Night Scene 1964 10) All Night Long 1962 21) Night Train 1963 11) Pack Rat 1963 22) Harlem Nocturne 1962

Sandals

      The Endless Summer
      Tri-Surf TR101C
      Tri-Surf Records P.O. Box GG, Carmel CA  93921

01) Theme From 'The Endless Summer' 08) Jet Black 02) Driftin' 09) Out Front 03) Scrambler 10) 6-Pak 04) Wild as the Sea 11) Route 1 05) Outer Wave 12) Lonely Road 06) Decoy 13) "The Endless Summer" Composite 07) TR-6

Surfaris

      Fun City U. S. A. (&) The Surfaris Play
      Repetoire Records 4118-WZ

Comments: Liner notes are limited to reproductions of the original

         album backs.

01) Dune Buggy 13) Waikiki Run 02* Hound Dog 14* Surfer Joe 03) Hot Rod Graveyard 15) Similau 04* I'm Leaving Town 16) Bat Man [not the TV theme] 05) Murphy the Surfie 17) Surfing Drums 06) Apache 18) Point Panic 07* Hot Rod High 19) Misirlou 08) Moon Dawg 20) Wipe Out 09* Go Go Go for Louie's Place 21* I'm a Hog for You 10) Big Surge 22) Jack the Ripper 11) Burnin' Rubber 23) Surfaris Stomp 12) Shazam 24) Surf Scene

Trashmen

      Tube City! The Best of the Trashmen
      Sundazed SC 11011

01) Tube City 11) Malaguena 02* My Woodie 12* Sleeper 03* Surfin' Bird 13* Bird Dance Beat 04) Misirlou 14* A-Bone 05* Money 15) Bad News 06* Kuk 16) On the Move 07* King of the Surf 17* Peppermint Man 08) Bird Bath 18* New Generation 09* It's So Easy 19* Whoa Dad 10* Henrietta 20* Real Live Doll

Trashmen

      Live Bird '65 - '67
      Sundazed SC 11006

01) Let's Go Trippin' 10* King of the Surf 02) Baja 11* The "Trashmen Report" 03* Lovin' Up a Storm 12* Mashed Potatoes 04) Malaguena 13* The "Trashmen Report" 05) Green Onions 14* Ubangi Stomp 06* Surfin' Bird 15* Dal Winslow Interview 07* Henrietta 16* Same Lines 08) Rumble 17* Keep Your Hands Off My Baby 09* Bird Dance Beat

Trashmen

      The Great Lost Trashmen Album
      Sundazed SC 11007

01) Ghost Riders in the Sky 09) Bad News 02* Keep A Knockin' 10* Wild Cat Loose In Town 03* Think It Over 11* Lucille 04) Greensleeves 12) Green Onions 05* True True Lovin' 13* Mind Your Own Buisiness 06) Stick Shift 14* Bird Diddley Beat 07) Hava Nagila 15* Talk About Love 08* Be True To Your School 16* Heartbeat

Ventures

      Greatest Hits
      Curb D2-77376

Comments: The Ventures are a borderline case. They covered a number

         of surf tunes, and some of their catalog was surf-influenced 
         (in particular the "Surfing with the Ventures" album, and 
         the reverbed "Walk Don't Run '64" single).  For those reasons 
         they merit inclusion.  But much of the material included here 
         was pre-surf, and much was later clearly non-surf.

01) Walk-Don't Run 07) Lolita Ya Ya 02) Hawaii Five-O 08) Lullaby of the Leaves 03) Perfidia 09) Diamond Head 04) Ram-Bunk-Shush 10) Theme from "A Summer Place" 05) Slaughter on Tenth Avenue 11) Theme from "The Wild Angels" 06) Blue Moo

Ventures

      The Ventures Play Telstar - The Lonely Bull And Others /
      The Ventures In Space
      Dolton 0777-7-80239-2

01) Telstar 13) Out of Limits 02) The Lonely Bull 14) He Never Came Back 03) Mexico 15) Moon Child 04) Calcutta 16) Fear 05) Apache 17) Exploration in Terror 06) Never On Sunday 18) War of the Satellites 07) Tequila 19) The Bat 08) Green Onions 20) Penetration 09) Percolator 21) Love Goddess of Venus 10) Red River Rock 22) Solar Race 11) Let There Be Drums 23) The Fourth Dimension 12) Last Night 24) The Twilight Zone

Ventures

      Walk-Don't Run - The Best of the Ventues
      EMI CDP-7-93451-2

01) Walk-Don't Run 16) Fugitive 02) No Trespassing 17) Walk-Don't Run '64 03) Perfidia 18) Pedal Pusher 04) Ram-Bunk-Shush 19) Slaughter on Tenth Ave. 05) Lullaby of the Leaves 20) Diamond Head 06) Yellow Jacket 21) Action Plus 07) Driving Guitars (Ventures Twist) 22) Dick Tracy 08) Road Runner 23) Flights of Fantasy 09) Twisted 24) Underground Fire 10) Spudnik (Surf Rider) 25) Hawaii Five-O 11) Night Drive 26) Ventures Interview 12) The 2000 Pound Bee (pts 1&2) 27) Ventures Radio Spot 13) The Savage 28) Underground Fire Radio Spot 14) Moon Child 29) Hawaii Five-O Radio Spot 15) Journey to the Stars

Revival/Retro Groups


Agent Orange

      Living in Darkness
      Posh Boy R2 71092

01* Bloodstains (orig) 09* Living in Darkness 02* Too Young to Die 10) Pipeline 03* Everything Turns Grey 11* Breakdown 04) Miserlou 12) Mr. Moto 05* The Last Goodbye 13* America 06* No Such Thing 14* Bored of You 07* A Cry for Help in 15* El Dorado

  a World Gone Mad                 16* Interview 1981

08* Bloodstains

Aqua Velvets

      The Aqua Velvets
      Heyday Hey-034
      Riptide Records, P.O Box 31164, San Fransisco CA  94131-0164

01) Bravado 06) Night in Paamul 02) Spy in the House of Love 07) Gringo 03) Swampabilly Hop 08) Surf Boogie 04) Spanish Blue 09) Beauty and the Beach 05) Blue Rhumba 10) Tango De Milo

The Goldentones

      Atmosphere
      (no record company or disc # listed/ distributed by K Records, 
      Box 7154, Olympia, WA  98507)

Comments: The group is a trio with a bare-bones sound (few overdubs).

         Some tunes are catchy; some almost minimalist.

1) O. J., The World Traveler 10) Rooftop Baby 2) The Loner 11) The Greatest Story Ever Told 3) Junior 12) Miserlou 4) Holeshot 13) Pinball Pat 5) The Soul of Doom 14) Lolly Vegas 6) The Ever Expanding Head 15) Thats Why 7) Ginger Grant 16) Gash 8) Keen Aqua Pie 17) Eppis (Estep) 9) Fudge 18) Surf-A-Billy

Halibuts

      Gnarly! / ILC 1003.  
      Iloki Records, P.O. Box 49593, Los Angeles, CA  90049.

Top Bottom 01) Shorepound 01) Mambo Halibut 02) Skinny Dip 02) Batman 03) 40 Miles of Bad Surf 03) Got a Match 04* The Twomp 04* 26 Miles 05) Centipede 05) The Rumble 06) Man from H.A.L.I.B.U.T. 06) Gnarly!

Huevos Rancheros

      Endsville  
      CZ063 
      C/Z Records, 1407 E. Madison #41, Seattle, WA  98122.

01) Drive Thru at Molly's Reach 09) Moth Dance, The 02) Gutbomb 10) Endsville 03) Bar-b-Cutie 11) Crowchild Trail 04) Wild'n'Wendy 12) Cindy with an S 05) Rocket to Nowhere 13) Bo Diddlius 06) Ace O' Spades 14) Please Pass the Ketchup 07) Latin Ranch 15) The Short Happy Song 08) Huevosaurus

Insect Surfers

      Reverb Sun. Skyclad 101
      Insect Surfers c/o David Arnson, 12766 Caswell
      Los Angeles, CA  90066.

Side 1 Side 2 01) Meteorite Shower 01) Outsider 02) Ghost Train 02) Halleys Beach 03) Polaris 03) Pleasure Point 04) Mojave 04) Hot 'n' Glassy 05) Garey Busey 05) Insect Stomp 06* Zuma Slam 06) Bouzouki 07) Grunion Run 07* Surf Sun and Sound

Link Protrudi and the Jaymen [aka the Fuzztones]

      Drive it Live!  
      Tone 86CD  
      Screamin' Skull Records / A Skyclad label
      Box 666, Middlesex, NJ  08846.

1) Avalanche 14) California Sun 2) Orbit 15) Rawhide 3) Chicken Choke 16) Backfire 4) Hanky Panky 17) Bonus Track 5) Bodacious 18) Orbit* 6) Slinky 19) Dinosaur* 7) Chaquita 20) Psyclone* 8) Bandito 21) Branded* 9) Mr. Guitar 22) Pitstop* 10) Jack the Ripper 23) Black Widow* 11) Psyclone 24) The Shadow Knows* 12) Commanche 25) Batman* 13) Jaymen Twist Tracks 1-17 and 25 were recorded live; *"bonus tracks" 18-25 reproduce the LP "Missing Links."

Man or Astro Man?

      Is It.. Man or Astro-Man?
      Estrus ESD129
      Estrus Records P.O. Box 2125 Bellingham, WA  98227

01) Taxidermist Surf 08) The Human Calculator 02) Invasion of the Dragonmen 09) Organ Smash 03) Nitrous Burn Out 10) Cattle Drive 04) Clean Up on Aisle #9 11) Escape Through the Air Vent 05) Journey to the Stars 12) Mermaid Love 06) Cowboy Playing Dead 13) Eric Estrotica 07) Sadie Hawkins Atom Bomb 14) Alien Visitors

Mono Men

      Shut Up!
Estrus ESD101

Comments: Dick Dale and Link Wray covers on the same CD.. Who could

         ask for more! (a few originals too..)

01) WRECKER! 05) Reset 02) Phantom on Lane 12 06) Warm Piston 03) Little Miss 3-B 07) Mr. Eliminator 04) Switchblade 08) Rumble

Southern Culture on the Skids

      For Lovers Only
      Safe House SH -2108-2

Comments: Swampabilly dementia, mostly. They have had a few very cool

         instrumental singles, which, like their first album, are 
         almost impossible to find.

01* For Lovers Only 09* Daddy Was a Preacher but 02* Biscuit Eater Mama Was a Go Go Girl 03* Barnyard Ballbuster 10* King of the Mountain 04* Nashville Toupee 11* The Man That Wrestles The Bear 05) Fatman Twist 12) Link's Lung 06* Skunk 13* Clyde's lament 07) Sheik's Walk 14* For Lovers Only (reprise) 08* Wish I Was In Love

Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet

      Dim the Lights, Chill the Ham
      CARGO CARCD 14

01) Dim The Lights, Chill the Ham 13) Case of the Missing Ladyfingers 02) Reids Situation 14) Jackpot 03) I Know A Guy Named Larry 15) DTour 04) Exit From Vince Lombardi HS 16) Hunter S. Thompsons Younger Brother 05) Autsinvasion 17) Misogomy & The Object 06) Running Meredith 18) Ben Hur Picked Off In A Gazebo 07) Bang Bang 19) Whos Afraid of Alyson Hymer 08) Hot Box Car Wow/Flutter/Hiss 09) In My Room 20) You Spin Me 'Round '86 10) Dewy Drops of Spring 21) Babakganoosh 11) 5 American 6 Canadian 22) Siesta Cinema 12) Who Painted Whistlers Mother 23) Dim The Lights,Chill The Ham Reprise

Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet

      Savvy Show Stoppers
      CARGO CARCD 09

01) Good Cop Bad Cop 10) Egypt Texas 02) Musical Interlude 11) Customized 03) Theme From TV 12) Our Weapons Are Useless 04) Zombie Compromise 13) Shadowy Countdown 05) Malfunction 14) Harlem By The Sea 06) Shake Some Evil 15) Having An Average Weekend 07) You Spin Me 'Round '86 16) Misty 08) Run Chicken Run 17) Summer Wind 09) Bennett Cerf 18) Big Baby

Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet

      Sport Fishin'
      CARGO CARCD 17

Comments: These guys do not like to be labelled a surf band: witness

         the title to track 16 of this album.  They do play with an 
         eclectic mix of pop influences, surf only one among them.  
         The missing track 13, not labelled on the CD, is "Mecca".  
         It appears with "Spy School Graduation Theme" on a 7-inch 
         vinyl release entitled "Dog & Squeegie".  

01) Unwatchable* 14) Gaig Earl 02) Spend A Night, Not A Fortune 15) Algoma Reflections 03) Three Piece Suit 16) We're Not A Fucking Surf Band 04) Fortune Tellin' Chicken 17) Peas Porridge Rock 05) Relax, You Will Think You 18) Honey, You're Wasting Ammmo

  Are A Chicken                    19) They Don't Call Them Chihuahuas

06) Plastics for 500, Bob Anymore 07) That Wuz Ear Me Callin' A Horse 20) Off Our Back Conrad Black 08) The Singing Cowboy 21) We'll Be Right Back! 09) Farbs 22) What I Like About Grease 10) Spy School Graduation Theme 23) Memories of Gay Paree 11) Cheese in the Fridge 24) Babywetsitself 12) Unwatchable 13) Mecca

Surf Raiders

      Surfin' Fever

01) ??

Surf Trio

      Surf Trio
      September Gurls CD 2
      September Gurls Records Fenitzerplatz 4
      8500 Nurnberg 20 Germany  Tel 0911/555166

01* Hang Ten 10* Get Away Girl 02) Barbary Coast 11* Girl with no name 03* Beneath the blue of the night 12) Gold Beach 04) Mile Zero 13* I gotta know 05* How Much You Cry 14* Never gonna hold me 06* Can't Stand This Love, Goodbye 15* My Real World 07* She's Too Good 16* Go go go 08) Hawaii 5-0 17) Skater dater 09* Something Happens 18* Lonesome Town

Surfin' Lungs

      Beach Will Never Die

01) ??

Surfin' Lungs

      Let 'em Eat Surf

01) ??

Teisco Del Ray

      The Many Moods of Teisco Del Ray
      ??

01) Ridin' the Wind 07) Los Surf 02) Camel Walk 08) Pier Pressure 03) Dimples 09) Almost Lost My Mind 04) The Wedge 10) The Hearse 05) Teisco Redentor 11) Small Fry 06) You're Gonna Miss Me 12) Storm Warning

Ultras

      Surf-Pop-Sludge
      Vanilla Sludge, P.O. Box 460205 San Fransisco, CA  94146

Comments: Released 5Nov93. One of the better SF Bay area surf bands.

01) Here Come the Sludge 09) Death Tube 02) Nice Face 10) Night Walk/Night Run 03) Clean! Bright! Fresh! 11) Chickens On Parade 04) Mambo Italiano 12) Sludge Beat 05) King of the Sludge Guitar 13) Pul-Say-Tor 06) Magic Wand 14) Telstar 07) Straight Arrow (Davie's Theme) 15) Head Cleaner 08) The Bender

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