Dean Torrence joins us for part 1 of our interview as we discuss his new book, Surf City: The Jan & Dean Story!  We chat about Jan Berry, The Laurels version of "Baby Talk", KJAN, The Beach Boys' "Barbara Ann", Brian Wilson & Surf City and more!  We also hear tunes from Dick Dale, The Atlantics, The Lively Ones, Link Wray and Deke Dickerson & Los Straitjackets!

 

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

 

The Beach Boys (w/ Dean Torrence)- "Barbara Ann" (take 3)

Dick Dale- "Ho-Dad Machine"

The Lively Ones- "Chicken Scratch"

Deke Dickerson & Los Straitjackets- "Wild Weekend"

Link Wray- "The Green Hornet"

 

Dean Torrence interview:

Segment 1

Jan & Dean- "Deadman's Curve"

Segment 2

Jan & Dean- "Sidewalk Surfin'"

Segment 3

Snippet of The Laurels- "Baby Talk"

Segment 4

Jan & Dean- "Baby Talk"

Segment 5

Snippet of The Beach Boys- "Surfin'"

Segment 6

Jan & Dean- "Surf City"

Legendary Masked Surfers- "Gonna Hustle You"

Segment 7

The Beach Boys (w/ Dean Torrence)- "Barbara Ann" (take 1)

The Atlantics- "Gate Crasher"

 

Outro music bed:  Jan & Dean- "Old Ladies Seldom Power Shift"