Our favorite bands are NESMA bands! See them all at

We also like:

Acoustic Surf Tones

Agent Orange

Dick Dale

Insect Surfers

Los Straitjackets

Man Or Astroman

Reverend Horton Heat



Radio: - “Connecticut’s Best Rock Station”

WCNI 90.9 - Connecticut College Community Radio

WHUS 91.7 - College radio from the University of Connecticut

Big Surf Radio on WOBC featuring Tom Hinders

WWUH 91.3 - University of Hartford (CT) college radio

Surfabilly Freakout with Jet Sterling!

Shrunken Head Lounge

Surf-Friendly Record Labels & Online Music Sales:

Deep Eddy Records

Double Crown Records and The Continental Magazine

MuSick Records


OHANA Tiki Festival (annually in Lake George NY in late June)

Hot Rod Hula Hop - annually in Columbus OH

Miscelleanous Surf Stuff: - New England surf website

CT Surfrider Foundation

Reverb Central - surf's up with Phil Dirt

Tiki Central

The Continental - surf related fanzine

The Tiki News

SG101 - Surf Guitar 101, online home for fans of surf music

Surf Guitars:



More Band Resources:

Kudzu Ranch Recorders, Carboro NC

NESMA, the North East Surf Music Alliance

Verdant Studio Recording Studio, VT


Special Friends:

CT Rollergirls

Fraternal Order of the Moai

Murdercycles motorcycle club

Tiki Hana - tiki art

Unsteady Freddie - surf fan/promoter/videographer

100percent Kulture - traditional hot rod & bike kulture