• Surf Rock, mmmmmmm

    3 Dec 2005, 02:44 by scarebear

    Laika & The Cosmonauts
    (link to their page on
    "Laika & the Cosmonauts are the soundtrack to their own sci-fi film. This Finnish surf-rock troupe begs the question: Can one really surf the Baltic Sea? Does it increase the odds if the surfers bring their own flying saucers? Mysteries, melodies, and fabulous vintage tones await the intrepid listener."
    One song you can download - "NY 79"

    The Surfonics
    (link to their page on
    "The Surfonics were formed in Springfield, Oregon in 1993 when drummer Kevin Angvick answered a 'drummer wanted' ad posted in a music store by guitarist Mike Graves (myself) and bassist Mark Emmons. We soon discovered that we shared a love of 'old-testament' instrumental surf music, and after a little head-scratching to come up with a name, The Surfonics were born..."
    Two songs you can download - "Boogie Board" and "Pyramid Rock"