Featuring original guitarist, Bob Berryhill. Co-author and recording artist of Wipe Out and Surfer Joe. Bob began playing guitar as a young boy, growing up in Southern California. He was inspired by a ukulele player he saw performing during a family vacation to Hawaii. This trip also sparked his interest in surfing. While surfing up and down the California coast, before co-writing and recording Wipe Out at the age of 15.
The Surfaris began their forty plus year career by composing and recording Wipe Out, one of the most popular songs recorded in a generation. Wipe Out, Surfer Joe and others captured the sound of the early 1960’s. Initially catapulted by the California surf culture, The Surfaris transcended the local scene into international stardom.