Friday, December 22, 2017

All Christmas Show! Catching A Wave 12-25-17


This week is ALL CHRISTMAS!  Hear 2 new tunes from Slowey & The Boats, plus festive classics from Los Straitjackets, The Ventures, Martin Cilia, The Beach Boys, Davie Allan & The Arrows, Brian Wilson, Nokie Edwards & The Light Crust Dough Boys, Mike Love, She & Him and more!

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Intro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Catch A Wave"

Los Straitjackets- "Here Comes Santa Claus"
Nokie Edwards & The Light Crust Dough Boys- "Jingle Bell Fuzz"
Slowey & The Boats- "White Christmas"
Frankie & The Pool Boys- "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"
She & Him- "Christmas Day"
The Beach Boys- "Santa's Beard"
Hey Stevie- "Big Sur Christmas" (featuring Al Jardine)
Mike Love- "(You'll Never Be) Alone On Christmas Day"
Brian Wilson- "It Came Upon A Midnight Clear"
The Beach Boys- "Frosty The Snowman"
Surf School Dropouts- "Another Christmas With You"
Duane Eddy- "Here Comes Christmas"
The Ventures- "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer"
Los Mel-Tones- "Silent Night"
Davie Allan & The Arrows- "Feliz Navidad"
Slowey & The Boats (with Shannon McGill)- "Mele Kalikimaka"
Martin Cilia- "We Wish You A Merry Christmas"
King Of Hawaii- "Greensleeves"
The Bonesharks- "Little Drummer Boy"

Outro music bed:  Los Straitjackets- "Jingle Bells"

Monday, December 18, 2017

Catching A Wave 12-18-17


We spin NEW tracks from Mike Love, Jim James, Messer Chups, The Surfrajettes, Anything But Surf, Black Flamingos and The Men In Gray Suits this week.  Plus, we continue Christmas programming with holiday rockers from The Avalanches, The Falcons, Wondermints, The Fab Four, Jimmy Buffett, The Beach Boys, The Surfites, The Blue Hawaiians, Phil Keaggy and more!

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Intro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Catch A Wave"

The Avalanches- "Winter Wonderland"
The Falcons- "Deck The Halls"
Wondermints- "Ski Party"
Black Flamingos- "Linty Dock"
The Men In Gray Suits- "Bahia-Mar"
The Fab Four- "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"
Jimmy Buffett- "Christmas Island"
The Beach Boys- "Christmas Time Is Here Again"
Jim James- "I Just Wasn't Made For These Times"
La Luz- "Phantom Feelings"
The Surfites- "Saint Nick's AA Fueler"
The Blue Hawaiians- "Mele Kalikimaka"
Phil Keaggy- "Jingle Bells"
Mike Love- "All The Love In Paris" (feat. Dave Koz)
Anything But Surf- "Take On Me"
Messer Chups- "Magneto"
The Surfrajettes- "Undercover Secretary"
Duane Eddy- "Attack Of The Duck Billed Platypus"

Outro music bed: Bruce Johnston- "Jersey Channel Islands (Part 7)"


Monday, December 11, 2017

Catching A Wave 12-11-17


We continue Christmas cheer with festive tunes from The Ventures, Santo & Johnny, Tijuana Panthers, The Space Cossacks, Jeffrey Foskett, Wonderlux, Los Straitjackets and The Beach Boys. Plus, we spin The Beach Boys covering a signature tune of Fats Domino who passed away October 24th.  We also get rockers from The Atlantics, Jan & Dean, Dick Dale, The Explorers Club, The Sabres, The Surfaris and more!!

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Intro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Catch A Wave"

The Ventures- "Sleigh Ride"
Los Straitjackets- "O Come All Ye Faithful"
The Surfaris- "Mr. Rebel"
The Atlantics- "Atlantic Echo"
The Sabres- "Hamhocks"
Wonderlux- "Swell Noel"
The Beach Boys- "The Man With All The Toys"
The Beach Boys- "Blueberry Hill"
The Explorers Club- "I've Been Waiting"
The Exotics- "Skimpy"
Santo & Johnny- "Twistin' Bells"
Tijuana Panthers- "Father Christmas"
The Lively Ones- "Forty Miles Bad Surf"
Jan & Dean- "Freeway Flyer"
The Hondells- "The Lonely Rider"
The Space Cossacks- "Christmas Island"
Jeffrey Foskett- "I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day"
Dick Dale- "The Beast"
The Chantays- "Continental Missle"

Outro music bed:  The Explorers Club- "Summer Air"

Monday, December 4, 2017

Catching A Wave 12-04-17


More Christmas tunes on the show this week including The Beach Boys' 1974 single "Child Of Winter (Christmas Song)" plus The Boss Martians, Surfin' Santa with Meshugga Beach Party, Davie Allan & The Arrows, Martin Cilia, The Crossfires, Bobby "Boris" Pickett and The Untamed Youth. We also hear rockin' tunes from The Shadows, The TomorrowMen, The Marketts, Surf City Allstars, Hawthorne, Greg Townson, our weekly trivia question and more!

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Intro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Catch A Wave"

Surfin' Santa with Meshugga Beach Party- "Jingle Bell Rock"
The Boss Martians- "It's Christmas Time"
The Shadows- "Gonzales"
The TomorrowMen- "Hemispherical Synchronization"
David Marks with The A-Phonics- "Sheriff Of Noddinhgam"
The Beach Boys- "Child Of Winter (Christmas Song)"
The Untamed Youth- "Santa's Gonna Shut 'Em Down"
The Coffin Daggers- "Instigator"
Said The Ripper- "Pane Reduction"
The Fabulous Plank-Tones- "Swellwoody"
Bobby "Boris" Pickett- "Monster's Holiday"
The Crosffires- "Santa & The Sidewalk Surfer"
Greg Townson- "Fishin' Hole"
Surf City Allstars- "Caroline No"
Hawthorne- "Goin' Back To California"
The Ventures- "Surfin' & Spyin'"
The Marketts- "Stomp Look & Listen"
Davie Allan & The Arrows- "Frosty The Snowman"
Martin Cilia- "Jingle Bells"

Outro music bed: The Ventures- "Caravan"




Monday, November 27, 2017

Christmas rock block, new Surfrajettes & More! Catching A Wave 11-27-17


We hear our first Christmas Rock Block for the holiday season on this week's Catching A Wave with tunes from Black Flamingos, Blue Hawaiians, The Cherry Drops, Los Straitjackets and Burt Rocket.  Plus, we spin NEW tunes from The Surfrajettes, Anything But Surf and The Evanstones as well as rockers from Dick Dale The Torquays, Annette Funicello, Frankie & The Pool Boys, The Beach Boys, a double-shot of The Ventures, our weekly trivia question and lots more!

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Intro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Catch A Wave"

The Torquays- "Bumble Bee Twist"
Frankie & The Pool Boys- "Rattler Ranch"
The Surfrajettes- "Mrs. Moto"
Annette Funicello- "Secret Surfin' Spot"
Jan & Dean- "Hot Stocker"
The Ventures- "Hernando's Hideaway"
The Ventures- "The Creeper"
The Beach Boys- "Peggy Sue"
Anything But Surf- "Sweet Caroline"
The Surfaris- "Scatter Shield"

Christmas Rock Block:
Black Flamingos- "How The Gurch Stole Christmas"
Blue Hawaiians- "Jungle Bells"
The Cherry Drops- "Little Saint Nick"
Los Straitjackets- "Linus & Lucy" (live)
Burt Rocket- "Santa's Hot Rod"

California Music- "Why Do Fools Fall In Love"
The Evanstones- "Hi-Flyer"
Dick Dale- "Hava Nagila"
Aki Aleong & The Nobles- "Torture"

Outro music bed: Los Straitjackets- "Jack The Ripper"




Monday, November 20, 2017

Catching A Wave 11-20-17


We spin 2 bands with Deke Dickerson (The Untamed Youth and Blind Rage & Violence), new tunes from Jack Johnson, *repeat repeat, Satan's Pilgrims, Brian Wilson, Los Straitjackets, rockers from The Wailers, Big Surf, The Atlantics, our weekly trivia question and lots more!

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Intro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Catch A Wave"

The Untamed Youth- "Ain't Got A Thing"
Big Surf- "Rev Up"
Los Straitjackets- "I Live On A Battlefield"
The Supertones- "Torque Wrench"
Atomic Mosquitos- "The Villain In The Panama Hat"
The Beach Boys- "I'm So Young"
The Wailers- "Gunnin' For Peter"
*repeat repeat- "Everybody's Falling In Love"
The Blue Hawaiians- "Banzai Pipeline"
Blind Rage & Violence- "Headless Chicken"
Jack Johnson- "Big Sur"
Al Jardine- "San Simeon"
Brian Wilson- "Some Sweet Day"
The Fathoms- "Flaming Arrow"
Satan's Pilgrims- "The Juggernaut"
The Halibuts- "The Natives Are Restless"
Papa Doo Run Run with Randell Kirsch- "Blue Kiss"
The Atlantics- "Blond Street"
The Dead Rocks- "Fingerboard"

Outro music bed: Los Straitjackets- "Yeah Yeah Yeah"

Monday, November 13, 2017

Chris Casello interview & more! Catching A Wave 11-13-17

The Sabres (Rudy Varner, Chris Casello, Loney Charles)
We chat with guitarist Chris Casello later in the show this week.  We talk about surf guitar influences as well as his involvement with The Prodigals and The Sabres! Plus, we spin NEW songs from The Surfrajettes and The Splashdowns along with a "trio from Chuck Rio", The Explorers Club, The Beach Boys, Surfer Joe, our weekly trivia question and more!

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Intro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Catch A Wave"


The Sabres- "Mr. Moto"
The Splashdowns- "Micro Meteorites"
Trio from Chuck Rio:
The Persuaders & Chuck Rio- "Toes On The Nose"
The Champs- "T.N.T."
Chuck Rio & The Originals- "Margarita"

Duane Eddy- "Ramrod"
Interview segment 1
The Ventures- "Oh Lonesome Me"
Interview segment 2
Chris Casello Trio- "Miserlu"
Interview segment 3
The Prodigals- "Sharkskin Buffalo"
Chris Casello Trio- "Walk, Don't Run"
Interview segment 4
The Sabres- "Ride The Savage"

The Beach Boys- "Shelter"
The Explorers Club- "No Strings Attached"
The Astronauts- "Come Along Baby"
Spies Who Surf- "Spy Beach"
The Surfrajettes- "Cha Cha Heels"
Surfer Joe- "Beach City Bop"

Outro music bed: Chris Casello Trio- "El Nino"