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Dick Dale Is Going Back On The Road

by Roger Wink, VVN Music on June 18, 2015

in News

If you’ve never had the chance to see legendary surf master Dick Dale play live, you’re missing one of the great experiences in music.

Dale, known as the King of the Surf Guitar, has been playing professionally since 1955 and is credited with developing the surf style through his use of heavy reverberation. He worked extensively with Fender to develop the first 100-Watt amplifier that could produce distorted by clearly defined tones.

Although he never charted higher than number 60 on the Hot 100 (Let’s Go Trippin’ / 1963), his song 1962 song Misirlou has become a classic of the genre and figured heavily in the 1994 film Pulp Fiction.

Dale has a number of shows over the summer along with a couple of shows in the fall.

The dates:

06/19 – West Hollywood, CA – Whisky A Go Go
07/23 – Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
07/27 – Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon
07/28 – Palatine, IL – Durty Nellie’s
07/29 – Chicago, IL – Reggie’s Rock Club
07/31 – Ferndale, MI – The Magic Bag
08/02 – Indianapolis, IN – Birdy’s Bar & Grill
08/03 – Indianapolis, IN – Melody Inn
08/05 – Cleveland Heights, OH – Grog Shop
08/07 – Sellersville, PA – Sellersville Theater 1894
08/08 – Asbury Park, NJ – Lance & Debbies Wonder Bar
08/09 – Pittsburgh, PA – Rex Theater
08/11 – Philadelphia, PA – North Star Bar
08/12 – Bay Shore, NY – YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts
08/15 – Cambridge, MA – The Middle East Downstairs
08/18 – Annapolis, MD – Rams Head On Stage
08/19 – Pawling, NY – Daryl’s House Club
08/21 – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Bowl
10/17 – San Jose, CA – The Ritz
12/19 – San Juan Capistrano, CA – The Coach House

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