Nova Scotia, Canada’s Urban Surf Kings hit the Pacific Coast of Southern California for a short whirlwind tour in the summer of 2018. The instro-Mental trio played The Barkley (Pasadena w/ Tremolo Beer Gut, Kaisers of Kalifornia ), The Purple Orchid (el Segundo w/ TBG, The Blackball Bandits, Frankie & the Pool Boys), Alpine Village (Torrance), and Surf Dog’s (Huntington Beach).
Alpine Village and Surf Dog’s featured a who’s who of surf bands from across the USA, Europe,South America, and Canada (USK): Les Agamemnonz, Black Flamingos, The Blue Hawaiians, Fascinating Creatures of the Deep, Frankie & the Pool Boys, The Kaisers of Kalifornia, King Pelican, Surfer Joe, The Tremolo Beer Gut, plus tributes to The Sentinels, and PJ & the Galaxies.
A big thank you to Jeff “Big Tiki Dude” Hanson, John Blair, Mark Linett, Bob Wartinbee, Ed Beals, Chris Thomas, and to our amazing supportive family and friends! A big shout out to all the bands we played with (you are all amazing), all the folks who make SG101 happen, and to the people we met and played for.
Thank you Insect Dave for dancing to our music...it was a bucket list moment for us!
Hope to see you all soon.
released August 4, 2021
Recorded live at California’s premiere surf event, Surf Guitar 101 Convention
Sat., Aug. 4, 2018
Alpine Village, Torrence, California, USA
Mixed, Edited, and Mastered by Chris Thomas
Recorded by Bob Wartinbee for Your Place or Mine Recording
Artwork by Ed Beals
Photo by Brenda Diabo
supported by 8 fans who also own “Torrance (Live in California)”
The Bradipos IV...always satisfying!! A wet set of surf stompers that hold their shape from way outside the point, through the indicator and all the way to the beach!! Grab your boards...Surf's Up!! Kahuna Cole