All rights reserved. This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area. No other details were available. Dale liked to say it was he and not the Beach Boys who invented surf music — and some critics have said he was right. Insight by GEHA: Learn which healthcare plans are right for you this open season in this exclusive ebook. Dale said he developed his musical style when he sought to merge the sounds of the crashing ocean waves he heard while surfing with melodies inspired by the rockabilly music he loved.
Or browse results titled :. In the early '60s, Dick Dale was worshipped by Southern California youth culture as the founding father of surf music as well as its next-of-kin, hot-rod rock. Dale was a fretboard whiz whose heavily-reverbed Fender guitar and frenzied, string-busting attack created a sound that would forever define surf music. Streaming and Download help. Dark Thoughts by The Shivas.