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The TakeOffs Release 'Blue Avalanche'


Kauai, Hawaii instrumental surf band The TakeOffs have released their first full length CD 'Blue Avalanche'.

Produced by Dennis Dragon and The TakeOffs it includes nine original songs and five covers. Graphics were done by Doug "stormtiger" Paulin. It will be available through Deep Eddy Records, Double Crown Records and CD Baby. The album can also be purchased from the band themselves by sending a check for $13 and made out to:

Ron Rhoades
po box 1075
Kekaha, Hi. 96752

'Blue Avalanche' cover


This story has 4 comments.


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Congrats guys,
looking forward to hearing it.

bigtikidude | 16-Sep-2011 23:49:17 | Flag
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Would that be the same Dennis Dragon formerly of The Surf Punks?

Johnny_Z | 17-Sep-2011 15:46:01 | Flag
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Yes, Dennis was the drummer and resident wise guy in The Surf Punks and he's still bouncing off the walls!! TakeOffs' bass player John Hunt was also in The Surf Punks. Conrad, Bill and I were never in The Surf Punks. Dennis' brother Daryl was the "Captain" in Captain and Tennille their father was Carmen Dragon http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carmen_Dragon I'd say a pretty musical family.

Ron-Rhoades | 17-Sep-2011 16:31:06 | Flag
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Well how cool is that? And John Hunt as well! Yes I knew his brother was Daryl Dragon of Captain & Tennille fame. And I was big fan of The Surf Punks back in the day - still have some of their 45's! Glad to hear Dennis is still involved with music - guess I just have to pick up your new CD now Smile

Johnny_Z | 17-Sep-2011 17:24:55 | Flag

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