The Astronauts Competition Coupe / Surfin' With

Competition Coupe / Surfin' With
0% OFF
Rating 5.0
1 rating
CYBER MONDAY SALE: $34.81 Limited Time Only
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
Item:  3AVHG
on most orders of $50
Brand New
Holiday Ordering Guidelines: Delivery in the US by December 24th
for Economy Shipping
for Premium Shipping

Related products:

Cyber Monday

CD Details

  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1989
  • Label: Imports


  • 1.Baja
  • 2.Surfin' U.S.A.
  • 3.Miserlou
  • 4.Surfer's Stomp
  • 5.Susie Q
  • 6.Kuk
  • 7.Banzai Pipeline
  • 8.Movin'
  • 9.Baby Let's Play House
  • 10.Let's Go Trippin'
  • 11.Batman
  • 12.Little Ford Ragtop
  • 13.Competition Coupe
  • 14.Hearse
  • 15.'55 Bird
  • 16.Devil Driver's Theme
  • 17.Happy Ho Daddy
  • 18.Our Car Club
  • 19.Devil Driver
  • 20.Chevy Scarfer
  • 21.4:56 Stingray
  • 22.Aguila (Eagle)
  • 23.650 Scrambler
  • 24.Pipeline

Product Description:

Bear Family Records continued exercising its infatuation with American rock & roll, reissuing the first two albums by the Astronauts (listed in reverse order of release in the title here). The group's first album, Surfin' with the Astronauts, has the greater reputation, being a kind of minor off the cuff classic, cut in just two days by a band that was brand-new to surf music. But the material on Competition Coupe, if lacking the appeal of something done on the fly, and a lot more calculated in the process, is just as enjoyable and a little more ambitious, at least as far as the singing (admittedly, never this group's strong point) and the selection of material. In any case, it sounds great on this CD, and the 51 minutes of surf and car songs here are a delight, even if they're not groundbreaking. And the annotation about the band and the circumstances behind the two albums is fascinating. ~ Bruce Eder

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Music Categories:
Email Icon
Get Email Alerts for The Astronauts

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 99,156
  • UPC: 4000127154422
  • Shipping Weight: 0.22/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

Top ranking titles in the Pop / Rock genre: