Catching A Wave

A great place to discover and relive vintage and modern rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, r&b, oldies, etc. Hear favorites and obscure tracks as well as exclusive interviews


Catching A Wave 11-15-21

This is one hot episode of Catching A Wave!  We board the Catching A Wave Time Machine for the week ending April 19th, 1963 to hear some songs on the Silver Dollar Survey for WLS in Chicago, Beth Riley has a great and noble deep track of The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break, we've got a trio of "Time" themed tunes from Los Straitjackets, The Immediate Family and Eddie & The Showman and we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week!  You want more?  How about rockers from Hershel Yatovitz, Jim & The Sea Dragons, The Surf Hermits, Golden Richards, La Luz, Brian Wilson & Van Dyke Parks, Magnatech, Los Dedos and Little Kahuna!


Intro music bed: "Catch A Wave"- The Beach Boys   Hershel Yatovitz- "Fast Layne" Los Dedos- "Crime Wave" Little Kahuna- "Stealthy Jaguar" Magnatech- "Foot Patter" Jim & The Sea Dragons- "The Brain That Refused To Die"   "Time" theme: Los Straitjackets- "Time Is On My Side" The Immediate Family- "Time To Come Clean" Eddie & The Showmen- "Break Time"  


Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break- The Beach Boys- "Noble Surfer" Follow "Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break" HERE   Brian Wilson and Van Dyke Parks- "My Hobo Heart" La Luz- "The Pines"   Catching A Wave Time Machine Week ending April 19th, 1963 for WLS Chicago: #35 The Rivingtons- "The Bird's The Word" #21 The Beach Boys- "Surfin' USA" #1 The Chantays- "Pipeline"   Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week: The Fender IV- "Malibu Run" Golden Richards- "C'mon C'mon (The Makeout Song)" The Surf Hermits- "Frankenstein"   Outro music bed:  Eddie Angel- "Deuces Wild"  


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