Sunday, May 22, 2022

Catching A Wave 05-23-22


It's another jam-packed hour of great tunes and fun segments on this Catching A Wave!  Beth Riley has a deep track of The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break.  Mike Love from The Beach Boys is in our Green Room segment talking about his late bandmate and cousin, Carl Wilson.  We have a "strange" trio of tunes from The Breakers, X (with Robby Krieger) and The Shadows and we'll drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear our selection of the week.  And if that isn't enough, we've got rockers from Tijuana Panthers, The Violet Mindfield, The Whys, Aqualads, The Green Reflectors, Pixies, King Beez, Los Straitjackets, Ramones, The Inquisitors, L'Exotighost and The B-52's!  The Breakers and Los Straitjackets are performing at www.thirdcoastsurffest.com on July 9th!

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

The Green Reflectors- "Dr. Goldfoot"
The Whys- "Clump Of Beach"
L'Exotighost- "Kamongo"
The Inquisitors- "Break Fast"
Ramones- "I Wanna Be Sedated"

"Strange" trio:
*The Breakers- "Strange Shores"
X (with Robby Krieger)- "Strange Life"
The Shadows- "The Stranger"

Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break:
The Beach Boys- "In The Parking Lot"
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Pixies- "Cecilia Ann"
The B-52's- "Rock Lobster" (original 1978 version)
*Los Straitjackets- "Friday On My Mind
The Violet Mindfield- "No Reason Why"

Green Room segment:
Mike Love on Carl Wilson
The Beach Boys- "God Only Knows" (live in Detroit, MI November 17, 1967)

Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week:
Pat Boone- "Beach Girl"
King Beez- "Cops & Robbers"
Tijuana Panthers- "False Equivalent"
Aqualads- "Cat On A Hot Foam Board"

Outro music bed: The Beach Boys- "Carl's Big Chance"


*appearing at Third Coast Surf Fest July 9, 2022 in Waukegan, IL.  For more info:






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Sunday, May 15, 2022

Catching A Wave 05-16-22


Lots of great tunes and good vibes on this Catching A Wave!  We've got a trio of tunes with the word "without" in the title from Cayucas, The Hondells and McKinley James.  The Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun returns with covers of The Beach Boys by Papa Doo Run Run, The Challengers and The Weeklings.  Beth Riley also has a deep track from The Beach Boys that will make you flip a coin...and we drop that coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear our selection of the week!  Speaking of The Beach Boys earlier, we hear a newly remastered mix of "Good Vibrations" plus rockin' tunes from The Delstroyers, Secret Agent, Lee Hazlewood's Woodchucks, Garner Firebird, Shorty's Swingin' Coconuts, Webb Wilder, Toro Jones, Stories From Shamehill as well as Evan Foster and Wave Electric from the new Surf You Next Tuesday 2 The Revenge compilation!

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

The Delstroyers- "Zomb Zomb"
Stories From Shamehill- "Flatten The Curb"
Secret Agent- "Honeytrap"
Webb Wilder- "Rocket To Nowhere"
Toro Jones- "Low Tide"

Trio of "Without" tunes:
Cayucas- "Lonely Without You"
The Hondells- "The Rebel (Without A Cause)"
McKinley James- "I Can't Live Without You"

Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break:
The Beach Boys- "Heads You Win, Tails I Lose"
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Lee Hazlewood's Woodchucks- "The Man"
Wave Electric- "Moon Surfing"
Evan Foster- "Surfer's Anthem"

Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun:
Papa Doo Run Run- "Wouldn't It Be Nice" (with Mike Love and Jeffrey Foskett)
The Challengers- "Surfin' Safari"
The Weeklings- "Help Me Rhonda"

Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week:
The Ventures- "Pedal Pusher"

Garner Firebird- "Zero To Sixty"
The Beach Boys- "Good Vibrations" (2022 stereo mix & master)
Shorty's Swingin' Coconuts- "Raunchy Twist"

Outro music bed: The Ventures- "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"


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Sunday, May 8, 2022

Catching A Wave 05-09-22

 

There's so much great new and vintage tunes rolling in here every week on Catching A Wave!  We've got some rockin' tracks from Todd Bradley, JD McPherson, The Surfrajettes, Televisionaries, Cop Shop, The Rondells, The Smithereens, Los Dedos, Jan & Dean, The Wave Chargers, The King Beez and a trio of songs to help you get "down" by Los Straitjackets (with Reverend Horton Heat), Mr. Mister and Bruce Johnston!  Beth Riley has a great deep track by The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break.  We hear from Kurt Reil of The Grip Weeds in our Green Room segment and as always we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox for our selection of the week!

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

Todd Bradley- "Round Midnight"
King Beez- "Hound Dog"
Televisionaries- "Mad About You"
Cop Shop- "Sub-Rock"
The Wave Chargers- "Bombora"

Time to get "Down":
Bruce Johnston- "Down Under"
Mr. Mister- "Don't Slow Down"
Los Straitjackets (with Reverend Horton Heat)- "Down The Line"

Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break:
The Beach Boys- "Salt Lake City"
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The Rondells- "El Chicken"
Jan & Dean- "Girl, You're Blowing My Mind"
The Surfrajettes- "Roller Fink"
Los Dedos- "March Of The Crabs"

Green Room segment:
Kurt Reil on Brian Wilson tribute and love of The Beach Boys
The Grip Weeds- "You're So Good To Me"

Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week:
The T-Bones- "Rail-Vette"

JD McPherson- "Let's Rock"
The Smithereens- "Back To Balboa"

Outro Music Bed: Jan & Dean- "Girl, You're Blowing My Mind" (instrumental backing track)

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Sunday, May 1, 2022

Catching A Wave 05-02-22

 


We have a hot new Catching A Wave this hour with rockers from His Lordship, Jack White, Mario Monterosso, Dick Dale, Greg Townson, Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited, Los Straitjackets, The Zipheads, The Babalooneys, The Violet Mindfield, Halibears, Pitted, Underwater Bosses, The Surfbeat Club and more.  Beth Riley has another awesome deep track from The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break.  We board the Catching A Wave Time Machine for the week ending March 21st, 1964 and we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear our selection of the week!

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

Dick Dale- "Peter Gunn"
Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited- "Land Of Swingin' Atoms"
The Surfbeat Club- "Triple Type"
Jack White- "Fear Of The Dawn"
Underwater Bosses- "Sea Wolf"
Pitted- "The Best Barrels Ever"
Greg Townson- "Step Aside"
The Babalooneys- "Moment Of Truth"

Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break:
The Beach Boys- "That Same Song"
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Halibears- "Twisting Sister"
Mario Monterosso- "40 Miles Of Bad Road"
His Lordship- "Run Chicken Run"

Catching A Wave Time Machine
week ending March 21st, 1964:
#29 Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon- "Abigail Beecher"
#5 The Beach Boys- "Fun, Fun, Fun"
#1 The Beatles- "She Loves You"

Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week:
Billy Ward & His Dominoes- "Jennie Lee"

The Violet Mindfield- "By The Sunrise"
The Zipheads- "Accendino"
Los Straitjackets- "Squid"

Outro music bed: Eddie Angel- "Deuces Wild"

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Sunday, April 24, 2022

Catching A Wave 04-25-22


Get ready for another fun hour of Catching A Wave!  We continue our celebration of the 10th anniversary of The Beach Boys album That's Why God Made The Radio with another stellar track from that release.  Speaking of The Beach Boys, Beth Riley has a deep track from them singing about their favorite late night talk show host.  We have a trio of tv show themes from Danny Gatton, Los Straitjackets and The Ventures and of course we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear our selection of the week!  Plus, we've got tunes from The Courettes, Jan & Dean, Duane Eddy, The Jackets, Shorty's Swingin' Coconuts, Secret Agent, Slink Moss Explosion, Danny B. Harvey, Frogman (with Hershel Yatovitz), Slacktone, The Krontjong Devils, The Rip Chords and The Eye Five.

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

Shorty's Swingin' Coconuts- "Il Cavaliere"
The Eye Five- "Hang Five"
The Jackets- "What About You"
The Krontjong Devils- "Gangsters"
Slacktone- "Skateboard Commando"

Trio of TV themes:
Danny Gatton- "The Simpsons"
Los Straitjackets- "Batman Theme"
The Ventures- "Hawaii Five-O"

Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break:
The Beach Boys- "Johnny Carson"
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Duane Eddy- "Banana Peels"
Secret Agent- "Rockaway Beach"
Slink Moss Explosion- "Pass It Around"
Frogman (with Hershel Yatovitz)- "Golden Town"

10th Anniversary Celebration of The Beach Boys- That's Why God Made The Radio
The Beach Boys- "The Private Life Of Bill And Sue"

Jan & Dean- "Palisades Park"

Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week:
Michael Blessing (Nesmith)- "A Journey With Michael Blessing"

The Courettes- "Trash Can Honey"
Danny B. Harvey- "Snake Charmer Blues"
The Rip Chords- "'40 Ford Time"

Outro music bed:  Eddie Angel- "Mustang"


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Sunday, April 17, 2022

Catching A Wave 04-18-22

 

Tons of NEW tunes and classics on this week's Catching A Wave!  Hear rockers from JD McPherson, Kioea, The Surfrajettes, Fire Whale, The SurfAnauts, Frankie & The Poolboys, Jeffrey Foskett, Wiped Out, The Surf Junkies, Televisionaries, The Surfaris, The Me Gustas, Sant Anna Bay Coconuts, King Pelican and Beach Bomb!  Beth Riley has a deep track from The Beach Boys, we have a Twonami with 2 in a row by Link Wray and we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear our selection of the week!

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

The SurfAnauts- "Intoxica"
Fire Whale- "Wave Paradox"
Televisionaries- "Ultimatum"
The Surf Junkies- "Tequila"
Beach Bomb- "Tsharknami"
JD McPherson- "Manta Ray"
Wiped Out- "Mellow Out"
King Pelican- "In The Shadow Of The Gallows"

Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break:
The Beach Boys- "Full Sail"
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The Surfrajettes- "Train Kept A Rollin'"
Sant Anna Bay Coconuts- "The Transporter"
The Me Gustas- "Arriba, Abajo"
Jeffrey Foskett- "Thru My Window"

Two-nami:
Link Wray- "Rawhide" (from Bullshot)
Link Wray- "Run Chicken Run" (live at The Paradiso)

Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week:
Los Straitjackets & The Trashmen- "High School Confidential"

Kioea- "Crane Feather"
Frankie & The Poolboys- "Free Fall"
The Surfaris- "Go Go Go For Louie's Place"

Eddie Angel- "Deuces Wild"


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Bruce Johnston in London!


Bruce Johnston sent over this cool pic from his personal archives from a recent London trip.  He's been able to travel all over the world performing great music and there have been many London stops over the years!