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A great place to discover and relive vintage and modern rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, r&b, oldies, etc. Hear favorites and obscure tracks as well as exclusive interviews

A great place to discover and relive vintage and modern rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, r&b, oldies, etc. Hear favorites and obscure tracks as well as exclusive interviews

Location:

Lahaina, HI

Description:

A great place to discover and relive vintage and modern rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, r&b, oldies, etc. Hear favorites and obscure tracks as well as exclusive interviews

Language:

English

Contact:

121 Patton Court Ashland City, TN 37015 6159455604


Episodes

Catching A Wave 04-19-21

4/19/2021
This week we get an awesome collaboration called California Music (includes Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, David Marks and some of The Beach Boys' children: Carnie & Wendy Wilson, Matt Jardine, Christian, Hayleigh and Ambha Love, Justyn Wilson) plus tunes from Guitar Up, Messer Chups, Hugo Stranger & The Rattlers, La Luz, The Young Barons, The Aqua Barons, The Cranzers, Hawthorne, The Jagaloons, Spike Marble, Larry Weber and more! Beth Riley has a great track from The Beach Boys in...

Duration:00:57:01

Catching A Wave 04-12-21

4/12/2021
We're jam packed on this Catching A Wave with new tunes and classics! We hear Suzi Quatro, Brian Langan, The Volcanics, Black Valley Moon, Habibi, The 5.6.7.8's, The Surf Kings, The Evanstones, The Doltones, Los Caminos, Cayucas, The Supraphonics, Mike Love with Hanson, Al Dual and more! Beth Riley has a great tune from The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break segement, we board the Catching A Wave Time Machine for the week ending July 1, 1964 to hear 3 great tunes on the...

Duration:00:57:03

Catching A Wave 04-05-21

4/5/2021
We start a new segment on Catching A Wave called "The Green Room" with an interview snippet from drummer, Jason Smay! Beth Riley brings an awesome classic from The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break. We'll drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox and play the latest from Al Jardine, The Royal Pacifics, Surfoniani, The Reverbivores, Jet Jaguars and rockers from Man Or Astro-Man?, Brian Wilson, Jason Lee & The R.I.P.Tides, Los Straitjackets, Surfnado Tiki Squad, Elvis...

Duration:00:57:04

Catching A Wave 03-29-21

3/29/2021
We've got another "Two-Nami" in the forecast and this time it's 2 in a row from Glen Campbell (one produced by Brian Wilson and the other featuring Dick Dale, Brian Setzer and Chris Isaak). Beth Riley has a great gem from The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break. Our Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week comes from a band from down under. We also spin tunes from Southern Culture On The Skids, The Neptunas, The Freshwater Four, Sheverb, Surfer Joe, Mike Love (featuring...

Duration:00:57:00

Catching A Wave 03-22-21

3/22/2021
Time to spin the Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun again to hear some randomly selected covers of The Beach Boys. This time we hear M Ward, The Untamed Youth and The Neanderthals covering America's band. Speaking of The Beach Boys, Beth Riley brings a cool ballad from them in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break! We also drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear our selection of the week (and it has a Beach Boys connection too). Plus, hear rockers from Insect Surfers, Bali Lamas, Cheap Trick,...

Duration:00:57:04

Catching A Wave 03-15-21

3/15/2021
Get ready for a great Time Machine segment for the week ending July 20, 1963! Beth Riley brings a gem from The Beach Boys catalog in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break and we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox for a classic from Dick Dale. We've got another great new track from Christian Love (along with Bruce Johnston talking about Christian) and rockin' tunes from Messer Chups, The Seatopians, Webb Wilder, The Green Reflectors, Jeffrey Foskett, Jason Janik, Greg Townson, The...

Duration:00:57:03

Catching A Wave 03-08-21

3/8/2021
Not only do we get a great track from The Beach Boys from Beth Riley in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break, we also hear solo tracks from Brian Wilson, Carl Wilson, Dennis Wilson, Mike Love, Bruce Johnston, Al Jardine and David Marks!! Our "Two-Nami" feature has a couple of tracks from Deke Dickerson (one with The Trasmen and the other with Los Straitjackets) and we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear a rocker from the Safaris! Plus, we spin tracks from The Electric Heaters,...

Duration:00:57:03

Catching A Wave 03-01-21

3/1/2021
We get the return of our Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun game where we play some randomly selected covers of The Beach Boys from our in-studio Spinning Wheel. And speaking of The Beach Boys, Beth Riley has another classic from them in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break and we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear a great rocker this week. We also have tunes from Girl Over Planet, Hawthorne, Twist, Randell Kirsch with Papa Doo Run Run, Jason Lee & The R.I.P.Tides, Didi Wray & Los Tango...

Duration:00:57:03

Catching A Wave 02-22-21

2/22/2021
Grab your board and crank it up! We've got recent and classic rockers from Los Straitjackets, Duane Eddy, Mark Malibu & The Wasagas, The Kaputniks, The Tourmaliners, The Evanstones, The Young Barons, The Surfrajettes, Little Richard, Brian Wilson (with Al Jardine, Blondie Chaplin and another track with Brian Setzer), The Silicon, Link Bat & The Bat Rays and Brian Walker. Beth Riley has a great tune from The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break segment, we take a ride in our...

Duration:00:57:03

Catching A Wave 02-15-21

2/15/2021
Hear the latest from The Supraphonics, Southern Culture On The Skids, Jimmy Buffett, Al Dual, The Explorers Club, The Reverbivores, North Melbourne Surf Club and classics from Link Wray, Bruce Johnston, The Surfaris, Jan & Dean, Bloodshot Bill, Satan's Pilgrims, Al Jardine and Surf City Allstars! Plus, Beth Riley plays a great track from The Beach Boys in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break, we drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear our selection of the week and we start a new...

Duration:00:57:02

Catching A Wave 02-08-21

2/8/2021
We spin the Wheel Of Fun, Fun, Fun again this hour to hear 3 randomly picked covers of The Beach Boys. This time around, it's Roy Orbison, Ronnie Spector and the Ramones doing the covers. Speaking of The Beach Boys, Beth Riley has another great tune from them in her Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break segment. We also drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox for our selection this week. Plus, we'll spin rockin' tunes from The Neptunas, Jennie Vee, The Sabres, The Men In Gray Suits, The...

Duration:00:57:02

Catching A Wave 02-01-21

2/1/2021
It's the NEW and improved Catching A Wave and we have an exciting hour of music and features planned for you! Beth Riley starts a segment called "Surf's Up: Beth's Beach Boys Break" with a tune from The Beach Boys of course. We'll jump in our time machine for the week ending December 29th, 1962 to hear some tunes on the Billboard Hot 100 at the time. Our Jammin' James Jukebox is a great tune from The Ventures! We'll debut a NEW tune from Christian Love and spin rockin' tunes from The...

Duration:00:57:03

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 01-25-21

1/25/2021
It's our last Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour (for now) as we take a hiatus to give time to reviving Catching A Wave (starting next week). But, we have a killer hour planned on this episode with a great Howlin' Wolf tune from Beth Riley on her Beth's Blues Break. We'll take a stroll to the Doo-Wop Corner (with songs from Dion and The Dynamics), drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox to hear a rocker from The Blasters AND we get NEW tunes from Kim Wilson and Martini Shakers in our...

Duration:00:57:03

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 01-18-21

1/18/2021
Hear NEW tracks this week from Al Dual, The Kokomo Kings, Austin John, Cousin Harley, Sarah Vista, The Domino Kings, The Honkabillies, The Mellows, Little Martha & The Truckstoppers and The Memphians & Todd Bradley in our instru-Mental Breakdown. Beth Riley brings a classic Willie Dixon tune in her Beth's Blues Break, we board the Rockabilly N Blues Time Machine for the week of May 30, 1959 and we spin a Dave Edmunds rocker in our Jammin' James Jukebox selection of the week...and still...

Duration:00:57:03

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 01-11-18

1/11/2021
Hear a classic Muddy Waters tune in our Beth's Blues Break with Beth Riley AND hear a NEW track from his son, Mojo Morganfield later in the show too! We'll spin new tunes from Restless, Abby Girl & The Real Deal, Kim Wilson, Geoffrey Miller, John Fogerty, Duke Robillard, Brandon Cunning, Twang Gang, The Hoodoo Tones and we'll hear the latest from The Spiratones and Tammi Savoy & The Chris Casello Combo in our instru-Mental Breakdown! We'll take a trip to the Doo-Wop Corner, drop a coin in...

Duration:00:57:04

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 01-04-21

1/4/2021
We're rolling into 2021 with some killer new tunes from Austin John, Cousin Harley, Linda Gail Lewis, Mezcal Brothers, Eva Eastwood, James Inteld & The Honky Tonk Palomino's, Nick Lowe (w/ Los Straitjackets), Martini Shakers, Howlin' Ramblers plus 2 new tracks from Los Straitjackets in our instru-Mental Breakdown! Beth Riley brings a classic Jerry McCain track in her Beth's Blues Break, we'll stroll to the Doo-Wop Corner AND drop a coin in the Jammin' James Jukebox (to hear a vocal track and...

Duration:00:57:04

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-28-20

12/28/2020
We're wrapping up the year with so much great new music...including the latest from Kyle Eldridge, Abby Girl & The Real Deal, Matt Ward & Bonnie Montgomery, The Joeys, Ry Bradley, Jared Petteys & The Headliners, Brad Stivers, Darrel Higham as well as Kim Wilson and Deke Dickerson & The Whippersnappers in our instru-Mental Breakdown. Beth Riley brings us a Honeyboy Edwards track in her Beth's Blues Break, we take trip to the Doo-Wop Corner (with tracks by Big Sandy and The Crows) and we drop...

Duration:00:57:04

Annual All Christmas Show!!!/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-21-20

12/21/2020
Thrilled to co-host the annual "All Christmas" show with my lovely wife, Beth Riley (heard here weekly on her "Beth's Blues Break" as well as her own syndicated show called "Boppin' With Beth"). She has a Christmas edition of Beth's Blues Break and a great tune from Keb' Mo', we have an instru-Mental Breakdown courtesy of Hi-Tide Recordings with new tracks from The Volcanics and Slowey & The Boats, we'll take a stroll to the Doo-Wop Corner AND drop a coin in the Christmas Jukebox for a track...

Duration:00:57:03

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-14-20

12/14/2020
A couple more Christmas tunes hit the mix including a Christmas Jukebox selection of the week. Beth Riley brings a classic Blind Lemon Jefferson tune in her Beth's Blues Break and we've got NEW tunes from Lee Rocker, Abby Girl & The Real Deal, Rip Masters, Nick Waterhouse, Lucky Jones, Big Cedar Fever, Restless, Tammi Savoy & The Chris Casello Combo, Twang Gang, Eva Eastwood, Howlin' Ramblers as well as Urban Zotel and JP Cyr & The Midnightmen in our instru-Mental Breakdown! Intro Voice...

Duration:00:57:04

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-07-20

12/7/2020
Kicking off December in style! NEW tunes from Darrel Higham, The Honkabillies, Sean Burns & Lost Country, Brad Stivers (with Lindsay Beaver), Jackslacks, Robert Gordon (with Rosie Flores), Stray Cats (live), Brandon Cunning and The Memphians and Ruzz Guitar's Blues Revue in our instru-Mental Breakdown. Beth Riley brings a great Dion tune in her Beth's Blues Break. We take a stroll to the Doo-Wop Corner and we'll drop a coin in the Christmas Jukebox to hear a track from Los Straitjackets. We...

Duration:00:57:03