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The legacy of early '80s traditional surf mainstays The Surf Raiders continues!
Hot on the heels of Green Cookie's expanded reissues of the first two full lengths Raiders Of The Lost Surf and Surf Bound, comes a new compilation featuring contemporary bands paying tribute with newly recorded interpretations of Surf Raiders classics!
Now available for pre-order at Link, the compilation is a limited-edition release, with the first 100 orders receiving 2 special "early order" gifts--a Surf Raiders "Surf Raider" mascot embroidered iron-on patch and custom Surf Raiders guitar pick!
The El Caminos (Japan): Wave Walk'n
Surfer Joe (Italy): Hit The Surf
Messer Chups (Russia): Point Conception '63
The SunnySide 5 (Northern California): Hott Foam Rider
The Supertones (New York): The Curl Rider
The Wrecked Crew (Southern California): The Surf Raider
Longboard Ranch (Southern California): Swami's Reef
The Curl Riders (Southern California): Long Boards At San Onofre
Albacore (Parts Unknown): Tsunami
Glasgow Tiki Shakers (Southern California): Sunset At Makaha
The Fabulous Nomads (Southern California): Malibu Sunsets
Jim And The Sea Dragons (Florida): El Surfboard
The Breakers (Illinois): Point Conception
Voodoo Surf Tribe (UK): Raider Jam
Agent Octopus (Florida): Bonzai Riptide
Surf Zombies (Iowa): Jelly Board
Frankie And The Pool Boys (Northern California): Free Fall
Insect Surfers (Southern California): Suicide Point
Order now to ensure your copy!
Green Cookie records Presents....
GC057 SATAN'S PILGRIMS - AT HOME WITH (LP/CD)
USA, Canada, and Mexico, and the rest of the Americas order from SP site!
Europe and the rest of the world can order from Green Cookie.
At Home With Satan's Pilgrims reissue by Green Cookie Records revisits Satan's Pilgrims very first LP from 1994! Remastered and available on cherry red vinyl, black vinyl, and CD now!
After 18 years of playing, Los Venturas have marked their spot in the international scene of instrumental guitar music called ‘surf music’. That label however is too small for what the band brings its crowd: there’s exotica, balkan, ska, soul, rock ‘n roll, … Some have already uniquely labelled it ‘world surf music’. The band itself rather sticks with ‘penetrating guitar instrumentals™’. This unique fusion of styles has been approved by many crowds in Europe and over the Atlantic. Not to be surprised, as their accessible music guarantees good vibes. On top their many years of experience can be heard as a flawless live performance. In short, they know how to throw a party, in diverse settings and different stages, going from clubs to festivals, inland or at the seashore.
Their many years of writing music can be heard on 7 albums/singles that were released from 2001 on: Sharkfest, Aloha Summer, Surfers Brew, Besame Mucho, Kaleydoskop, Paisley Beach & Miles High. The last 3 albums were recorded and produced in Los Angeles by Pete Curry (Los Straitjackets, Jon & The Nightriders) and released under Green Cookie Records. This fall Green Cookie records and Los Venturas proudly present their 4th cooperation: “Playtime!”. Unlike the previous albums, this one is 100% made in Belgium: recorded at Nico Leonard’s Pum Pum Hotel in Charleroi, mixed at Great Oak Studios by Steven Van Gelder and produced by Sam Pieter Janssens.
Playtime! features 11 originals, each of them a world on its own thanks to the use of multiple instruments, techniques and the added value of some top notch guest appearances. It comes in white vinyl and CD. The first 100 LP’s come with an extra 7” featuring two alternative versions, dancefloor-proof! Whether you’re a DJ, collector, music lover or player, don’t hesitate to purchase your copy and… play it!!
Green Cookie records will be again on the Surfer Joe Summer Festival.
We can't wait to meet you and have you check out our new and old releases.
We will have NEW releases on the festival.
We will have fun!
Mike from Green Cookie Records is generously donating three copies of the upcoming Les Agamemnonz CD "De A à Z" for our latest contest. Three lucky winners will be chosen, so enter today. The record and CD will be released on December 11, 2015.
Head on over to the contest page to enter and leave a comment.
Good luck! And thanks to Mike and Green Cookie Records!
Green Cookie Records and Balu & die Surfgrammeln are pleased to announce that our EP "Los Chicharrones del Surf" is out now and available via greencookierecords.bandcamp.com, www.soundflat.de and other vendors - enjoy.
Mike from Green Cookie Records is generously donating five copies of the compilation CD "Search for Atlantis" for our latest contest. Five lucky winners will be chosen, so enter today. Good luck! Thanks Mike!
The new long awaited release from Denmark’s El Ray is out @ 21 July 2014.
It is named “The Evil Mermaid”, contains 7 brand new tracks and it’s a limited edition 10” vinyl, 300 copies colored (purple transparent).
Better Surf Than Sorry !
Green Cookie Records is proud to announce the addition of Dutch surf legends The Phantom Four to their roster. The label will release their highly anticipated new album "Mandira" on CD on June 14th and on vinyl on September 20th. Both releases will be a cooperation between the band's own label Mirananda Records and Green Cookie Records. The digital release of "Mandira" will be on June 11th on Mirananda Records. On September 17th Green Cookie Records will release a special digital EP with four exclusive mixes. Pre-sales for the Download and CD version, including an instant download of five tracks, has started at http://thephantomfour.bandcamp.com/
"I have always been a huge fan of The Treble Spankers and since day one Phantom Frank imprressed me once again with his work with The Phantom Four. Working with Niels at North Sea Surf Radio we soon discovered we have the same passsion for surf music, especially the tracks exploring the boundaries of the genre by incorporating mediterranean, middle eastern and other world music influences. The Phantom Four are at the top of the food chain when it comes to this approach of surf music and we are therefore delighted to add them to our roster." - Mike Papageorgiou, Green Cookie Records
"Working with Mike from Green Cookie Records at North Sea Surf Radio I have gotten to know him as a very knowledgable, passionate and driven person when it comes to surf music. With the latest vinyl releases from Dirty Fuse, Les Agamemnonz, Surfer Joe, Goggle A and Los Venturas Green Cookie Records was responsible for five of the best releases in 2013 and I consider their equally impressive "Search From Atlantis" to be the best compilation this year so far. We are very delighted and proud to be part of the roster of what we consider one of the best record labels in surf music." - Niels Jansen, The Phantom Four
Green Cookie Records is an independent record label based in Thessaloniki, Greece. The label releases instrumental surf-rock, garage rock, rock and roll and everything in between and has an international roster of artists. Over the years they have released dozens of classic albums by renowned surf bands like Insect Surfers, Speedball Jr., El Ray, The Star And Key Of The Indian Ocean, Los Venturas, Surfer Joe, The Moe Greene Specials and Wadadli Riders. Most recently they released "Search For Atlantis", the very first compilation with surf music bands from Greece.
The Phantom Four, follow up to the legendary band The Treble Spankers, are one of the world's premier instrumental bands. In their 9 year existence they have done around 300 shows throughout Europe. They played every major festival in the Netherlands and have been among the headliners at the Surfer Joe Summer Festival, Surf O Rama Festival and their very own North Sea Surf Festival, the very first festival in The Netherlands dedicated to instrumental surf music. The Phantom Four is also responsible for setting up North Sea Surf Radio, the first worldwide free online radiostation dedicated to instrumental surf music, 100% commercial free.
The "Search for Atlantis" is a collection of Greek bands. In the past, there were several collection of Greek bands; even specialized ones with groups playing a specific style of music. However, this collection is unique as all participating bands play solely instrumental surf. Never before were so many bands in Greece to play this kind of music. We are talking about a very vibrant scene that is booming within the biggest economic and social catastrophe that Greece has experienced in its modern post-war history. We have created this collection with so much care both because we love surf music and for its particularity: The vast majority of participants haven’t released anything else so far and so this is their first step towards the general public. We want this scene to flourish by all means and leave visible traces in its passing. We hope it will receive positive response as a first step to establish in the minds of the people that surf music is an autonomous genre with lot of potential, but also as a reward of all the bands which strive for the best in unfavorable conditions. Surf's up !
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