Monday, September 12, 2016

Catching A Wave 09-12-16/ Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun

This week, we get our first segment of "Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun" where we spin the wheel to pick out random covers of Beach Boys tunes.  Hear Roy Orbison, Fleetwood Mac, Ramones, Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs and The Everly Brothers take on some of those classics.  Plus, we hear Dean Torrence talk about The Who covering a Jan & Dean tune and songs from The Surfaris, Dick Dale, Stevie Wonder, Willie Nelson, The Chantays, Annette (with backing by The Beach Boys), Man Or Astroman and lots more!!

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

The Surfaris- "Wipe Out"
The Tornados- "Telstar"
The Tornadoes- "Bustin' Surfboards"
Man Or Astroman?- "Taxidermist Surf"
The Chantays- "Pipeline"
Annette (with The Beach Boys)- "Monkey's Uncle"
The Beach Boys- "That's Why God Made The Radio"
Dean Torrence on The Who covering Jan & Dean
The Who- "Bucket T"
Jan & Dean- "Ride The Wild Surf"
Brian Setzer- "Summertime Blues"

Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun:
Roy Orbison- "Help Me Rhonda"
Fleetwood Mac- "Farmer's Daughter"
Ramones- "Surfin' Safari"
Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs- "The Warmth Of The Sun"
The Everly Brothers (with The Beach Boys)- "Don't Worry Baby"
Carl Wilson, Bruce Johnston,
Roy Orbison in TN/
Photo courtesy of Bruce Johnston

Willie Nelson- "Blue Hawaii" 
Stevie Wonder- "Happy Street"
Dick Dale- "Secret Surfin' Spot"
Brian Wilson- "Sail Away" (featuring Al Jardine & Blondie Chaplin)

Outro music bed:  Dick Dale- "Smoke On The Water"

Annette & The Beach Boys- "The Monkey's Uncle"

Brian Wilson (featuring Al Jardine)- "The Right Time"