Label: Citadel - CITADEL 8831 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Rock, Funk / Soul, Pop • Style: Surf, Rock & Roll, Pop Rock, Blues Rock, Soul, Vocal, Skiffle, Classic Rock
Add Genre. Add Styles. Add Moods. Add Themes. The Beach Boys comparisons are no accident: the song was co-written by head Beach Boy Brian Wilson, who also sang high harmony vocals on the track itself. It was, as well, just as commercially successful as anything the Beach Boys did, reaching number one in at the height of surf music's popularity.
For a rock song of and indeed of many rock eras"Surf City" was unusually structurally and melodically adventurous, starting not with the verse but the chorus: the exultant declaration "two girls for every boy," which unexpectedly goes into a lower key as the rhythm revs up for the verse. The song builds excitement with a verse Belief - Surveillance - Oceania (File, Album) a completely different melody and stratospherically high backup harmonies, coming around again to the "two girls for every boy" chorus.
Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods.
Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Composed by Jan Berry Brian Wilson. Release Year incorrect year? Song Genres. All Genres. Song Styles. All Styles. Song Moods. Song Themes. All Themes. Surf City. Pop Symphony, No. Surf City - Various - In The Summertime - 16 Greatest Hits - Original Recordings Artists.
Original Soundtrack. Stardust [Original Soundtrack] . The Rock 'N' Roll Era: Surfin' Hits. All-Time Greatest Hits. Monster Summer Hits: Wild Surf. Eis Am Stiel, Vol. Spring Break, Vol. Breaking the Rules. The Sensational 60's, Vol. Surf City: The California Sound. Car Trax: California Cruisin. Surf City's Greatest Hits. Awesome Surfing Album Live It Up - The Angels - Dogs Are Talking Cuts].
Surfin' Safari [Prime Cuts]. The Original. Songs of Summer [Deuce]. The Beach Boys. Surfer Hits. World of Freek-A-Leek - Various - Westwood The Invasion N Roll. Jenny McCarthy's Surfin' Safari.
Double Gold Hits, Vol. Anthology Album. Seasons in the Sun [Video]. Golden Surf. Sixties Generation: Greeting Cards. Kahuna Classics: Surf Music. Golden Jukebox Hits, Vol. Party Dance Mix [Riviere]. Music That Changes Our Lives: 50's 60's 70's.
Greatest Hits of the 60's: Music for a Summer Barbecue. Hard Rock Cafe: Surf. Beat Goes On [Rivie're]. Chart Toppers. Chart Toppers: Dance Hits of the 60s. Non-Stop Dancing [Madacy]. Sizzling Sounds of Summer. Surf Rock [ 2]. Good Times: The 60's. That Was the 60's [UK Import]. Sixties Shakin' All Over. Surf City [Direct Source]. Classic Rock Crate. Surf City - Various - In The Summertime - 16 Greatest Hits - Original Recordings Party Favorites.
The Turtles. Number One Hits: Classic Rock Crate, Vol. Inside the Music: Surf's Up. Beat Boom. Surfin' Beach Party. Teenage Idols [4 Discs]. Teenage Idols [CD 2]. Wolfman Jack's: Teen Idols! Jukebox Hits [Madacy]. Ultimate Jukebox Collection [Ross]. Take Brian Surfin'. The Perfect Wave. Top Hits of the Sixties: Absolute Hits. The Sixties [Platinum Disc]. Original 60's Summer Album. The Sunshine Collection.
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