Greatest Hits 4 versions. Leo Fender kept giving Dale amps and Dale kept blowing them up! Archived from the original on Dale broke through the electronic barrier limitations of that era! Retrieved 28 May — via LA Times. Sell so many jars of Noxzema skin cream and we'll send you this ukelele.
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This is an important part of especially west coast music history. He used it to achieve a "wet" sound that, when coupled with the double-picking technique heard on many of his recordings, is considered the authoritative surf guitar sound many musicians sought to achieve. Just what I was looking for. All rights reserved. Despite its regional dominance top ten in all five major west coast U.
King Of The Surf Guitar. I'm dating myself, but I actually saw Dick Dale at a "surf dance" when I was in high school. Later in the decade he made records for the Cougar and Accent labels after a scary diagnosis of colon cancer; it sidelined him for awhile but didn't do him in. Retrieved 28 May — via LA Times. Interesting Finds Updated Daily.
Till one night Leo and his right hand man Freddy T. In the liner notes of Better Shred Than Dead: Views Read Edit View history. However, Dale would return to music in the s, reviving the Del-Tone name and performing around southern California. The style of music I developed, to me at the time, was the feeling I got when I was out there on the waves. Dale, in gratitude to his late friend, later covered " Third Stone from the Sun " as a tribute to Hendrix. He is of Lebanese descent from his father and Polish - Belarusian descent from his mother.