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Wayback Garage #14: Stingray

This was a minor hit in the UK for the Shadows in 1965. My arrangement follows the original. Notable is that the lead instrument is a fuzz bass. 27 more words

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Wayback Garage #13: Surfing Over the Rainbow

This is another song you probably never expected to hear done this way.

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Wayback Garage #12: While my Surfboard Gently Weeps

This arrangement of the iconic, late-60’s classic may not be what you would expect, except possibly from me.

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Wayback Garage #11: The Stranger

“The Stranger” was released together with “Man of Mystery” as a two-sided single in 1960 by the Shadows. The combined release reached #5 on the UK singles charts.

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Wayback Garage #10: The Rise and Fall of Flingel Bunt

“The Rise and Fall of Flingle Bunt” was originally an instrumental by the British group The Shadows. It went to number 5 in the UK Singles Chart. 40 more words

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Wayback Garage #9: The Savage

“The Savage”, from a really cheesy movie called “The Young Ones”,  was a UK top 10 hit for the Shadows in 1961. The Ventures covered this tune as well.

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Wayback Garage #8: Man of Mystery

“Man of Mystery” was a UK #5 single for the Shadows in 1960. My arrangement here follows theirs in many ways, but the style and guitar sound is more surf.

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