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After peak of instrumental and surf music in 1962 and '63 when the Ventures, the Shadows, Dick Dale, Duane Eddy, Beach Boys and others were sitting comfortably on the top of charts and had a lot of teenage followers all around the world the endless summer ended with the British Invasion - lads like Stones and the Who didn't surf.

Long era of obscurity followed until new explosion in early 90s when Dick Dale's 1962 cover of "Misirlou" got big play in Pulp Fiction and surf music revived with old dinosaurs like Dick Dale, the Ventures recording new material and musicians of next generations evolving old tradition with punk/ska/hard rock touch. Now there are surf muzos everywhere, good and bad, and there is a number of names to mention, like Los Straitjackets, Man Or Astro-men?, Laika and the Cosmonauts, but there are zillions of new records appearing every day, so here goes my personal selection, I hope you'll like it.

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Los Straitjackets
    Play Favorites , Utterly Fantastic... , Supersonic Guitars in 3-D ...
Man Or Astro-men
    Spectrum Of Infinite Scale , Eeviac: Operational Index And Reference... , What Remains Inside A Black Hole ...
Surf Coasters
    Surf Attack , Runabout neoAGE, OST , Surface Impression ...
Compilations
    Spaguetti & Chili Western , Surfin' Senorita , Takin' Out the Trash - A Tribute to the Trashmen ...
Laika & The Cosmonauts
    Cosmopolis 1988-2008 , Instruments of Terror , Zero Gravity ...
Los Banditos
    Ekstase , Beatclub , Beat Odyssee ...
Satan's Pilgrims
    At Home With , Satan's Pilgrims , Creature Feature ...
Phantom Surfers
    The Great Surf Crash Of 97 , Skaterhater , Ten Years Of Quality Control 1988-1999 ...
Huevos Rancheros
    Dig In , Get Outta Dodge , Huevosaurus ...
Impala
    El Rancho Reverbo , Square Jungle , Kings Of The Strip ...
Aqua Velvets
    Surfmania , Radio Waves , Guitar Noir ...
Aqualads
    Hotbox , Surf! Surf! Surf! , Revenge ...
Halibuts
    Gnarly! , Life On The Bottom , Halibut Beach ...
Atlantics
    Point Zero , Flight of the Surf Guitar ...
Space Cossacks
    Tsar Wars , Interstellar Stomp ...
Galaxy Trio
    In The Harem! , Saucers Over Vegas ...
Various
    It's About Time! , Cowabunga , Guitar Party ...

Random selection of albums
Man Or Astro-Man? Man Or Astro-Man? - Deluxe Men In Space [EP]
Deluxe Men In Space ...
1996
Shoot the Pier Shoot the Pier - Surf Dance
Surf Dance
2012
Evan Foster Evan Foster - Instrumentals
Instrumentals
2004
The Panasonics The Panasonics - Introducing The Inscrutable Panasonics!
Introducing The...
2005
Waikiki Kuks Waikiki Kuks - Can`t Surf
Can't Surf
2007
The Surf Coasters The Surf Coasters - Easter!!
Easter!!
2001


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