I don't have pages dedicated to old standards, western swing, Hawaiian music, exotica, tango or Tex Mex, so THIS is where you're likely to find such things, along with lots of other eccentricities from the more obscure corners of my catalog…
My friend Don Nuzzo wrote this cool tune; that "odd sound" is me wobbling a piece of sheet metal...
Ed Bertrand´s original tune, from the same session that yielded "Mr. Moto."
Origins of Surf Music
Lure of the Curl
a PJ original  The only tune on Pray For Surf not from the early ´60s. This is a re-titled (for this album only) "Albion Blues," which I wrote in ´69. That´s Chris Darrow playing dobro...
The Packards / Pray For Surf
a PJ original  Named for its "liquidity" ... it begins in a country-rock vein, then morphs smoothly through several changes (in mood and tone), and ends up somewhere near Abbey Road.
a PJ original A goofy improv piece from the late ´60s. Spiro Agnew was VP at the time... the "sliding" chords sounded to me like they were calling his name...