Originally published in October 2008
SCANNED PDF DOCUMENT - 328 PAGES
This book presents the real stories behind some of surf and hot-rod music’s more interesting record albums.
In all, over 40 surf and hot-rod music albums are discussed in detail, detail that includes a look at the group/individual responsible, the music recorded, the artwork and any other interesting side stories that are relevant in some form or another to the record album discussed.
Groups featured in this book run the gamut from instrumental surf bands (such as the TORNADOES, SURFARIS, CHALLENGERS, PYRAMIDS, SANDALS, etc.) to vocal ensembles (such as the BEACH BOYS JAN & DEAN, the SUPER STOCKS, HONDELLS, RISERS, FANTASTIC BAGGYS, ROADRUNNERS, etc.) to even some of “The Beach Party Gang” ANNETTE FUNICELLO and CANDY JOHNSON!
It is all here … everything you ever wanted to know!
Includes 30 PAGES OF COLOUR, tons of graphics (including AFM contracts), 31 PAGES OF B& W PHOTOS, a 12 PAGE CHALLENGERS COMIC BOOK and a thorough INDEX..