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Surfaris - Wipe Out, Surfer Joe & Other Popular Selections (Used LP) - Vinyl Record LP - 1

Surfaris - Wipe Out, Surfer Joe & Other Popular Selections (Used LP)

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Awesome surf/garage record! 1963, 2nd press!


A Glendora, CA, surf group remembered for "Wipe Out," the number two 1963 hit that ranks as one of the great rock instrumentals, featuring a classic up-and-down guitar riff and a classic solo drum roll break, both of which were emulated by millions (the number is no exaggeration) of beginning rock & rollers. They recorded an astonishing number of albums (about half a dozen) and singles in the mid-'60s; the "Wipe Out" follow-up, "Point Panic," was the only one to struggle up to the middle of the charts. The Surfaris were not extraordinary, but they were more talented than the typical one-shot surf group; drummer Ron Wilson was praised by session stickman extraordinaire Hal Blaine, and his uninhibited splashing style sounds like a direct ancestor to Keith Moon. He also took the lead vocals on the group's occasional Beach Boys imitations.

-All Music


A1 Wipe Out 2:12
A2 Wiggle Wiggle 2:40
A3 Torquay 2:27
A4 You Can't Sit Down 4:15
A5 Green Onions 2:45
A6 Tequila 2:05
B1 Wild Weekend 2:33
B2 Teen Beat 3:10
B3 Yep 2:45
B4 Memphis 2:52
B5 Surfer Joe 2:20
B6 Walk, Don't Run 2:09

Original Release Year: 1963

Label: Dot

Catalog #: DLP 3535

Format: 12" Vinyl LP

Vinyl Color: Black

Condition: Used: Cover looks great except for some light wear. Vinyl is shiny with a several light scratches on both sides and spindle marks on labels. Image shown above is the actual item you will receive.

Vinyl: VG+

Cover: VG+

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