Dick Dale Live In Madison & Milwaukee: Catch A Wave With The King Of Surf Rock

Dick Dale

Even though the weather is slipping into the cool and gray of autumn, Wisconsinites will soon enjoy a blast of Southern California heat as Dick Dale blows through Milwaukee and Madison.

Dale’s music is at once recognizable—jackhammer guitar picking, booming tone, and waves of reverb washing over it all, creating his trademark “wet” sound. It’s the type of music that immediately makes you think of ocean waves and the piles of sun-tanned surfers chasing them. It’s filled countless beach movie soundtracks and has become a genre all its own—surf rock.

Dick Dale is hands down the King of Surf Rock, (he’s so enamored with the title that he’s even named an album and song after it.) and his legacy is far reaching, touching everyone from Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan to modern indie bands such as Wavves and Best Coast.

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Just Announced Madison Concert + Win A Pair Of Tickets: Dick Dale, 10.10.11

Monday, October 10, 2011


Dick Dale

High Noon Saloon – 7:30pm

$25 ADV and DOS – 21+

***Be the first to comment on this post and you’ll win a pair of tickets to the show!  (Click the title of the post to access the comments section.)

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