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Some of surf music's been real good to me because I've been involved in a lot of records, everything from "Pipeline" to "Boss" to some of those things, but accidentally I kept the rights to "Wipeout," and that particular copyright has been wonderful for me. At times, it's kept me eating. I wish I had ten of 'em.
The drummer for California's first surf band, the Bel-Airs, who went on to lead a similar group, the Challengers, after the Bel-Air's breakup in 1961.