SUNDAY JOINT, 5-16-2021: EMBRACE THE TWANG

Hey All,

Although I’ve paddled out with various country-western songs in my head for 40-plus years now, country music and surfing, for me, exist in two completely different buckets. Blame my SoCal upbringing. Loretta Lynn wasn’t on the KMET playlist. Merle Haggard did not have a place on any of the bootlegged surf movie soundtracks that had me pinned to the rafters at the Santa Monica Civic. I once went down a list of musical genres for Martin Potter, to see which ones he liked, and when I...