Dick Dale: ‘The King of Surf Guitar’ – Tickets – Rams Head On Stage – Annapolis, MD – August 2nd, 2013

Dick Dale: 'The King of Surf Guitar'

Dick Dale: 'The King of Surf Guitar'

Fri, August 2, 2013

8:00 pm

Rams Head On Stage

Annapolis, MD

$37.50

This event is 21 and over

Dick Dale
Dick Dale
Dick Dale invented surf music in the 1950's. Not the '60's as is commonly believed. He was given the title "King of the Surf Guitar" by his fellow surfers with whom he surfed from sun-up to sun-down. He met Leo Fender, the guitar and amplifier Guru, and Leo asked Dale to play his new creation, the Fender Stratocaster Electric Guitar. The minute Dale picked up the guitar, Leo Fender broke into uncontrolled laughter and disbelief, he was watching Dale play a right handed guitar upside down and backwards, Dale was playing a right handed guitar left handed and changing the chords in his head then transposing the chords to his hands to create a sound never heard before.
Venue Information:
Rams Head On Stage
33 West St.
Annapolis, MD, 21401
http://www.ramsheadonstage.com/

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