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Kimbra Ice Cube Sublime The RamonesThe BBQs have been fired up and the summer sun is upon us. It’s summer! That means getting tan and south swell and watermelons. All good things. To keep the good vibes rolling, The Inertia staff put together a Top Summer Surf Songs playlist. From Dick Dale to Ice Cube to Weezer, it’s got some serious variety, all in the spirit of enjoying summer surf. Turn it up and enjoy! (And feel free to throw in new suggestions!)

Music Featured: Dick Dale and the Del Tones: Misirlou, The Drums: Let’s Go Surfing, The Clash: Charlie Don’t Surf, The Ramones: Surfin’ Bird, The Ventures: Hawaii 5-0, Wavves: King of the Beach, The Beach Boys: Surfin’ USA, Ice Cube: Today Was a Good Day, Sublime: Badfish, St. Lucia: Before the Dive, Weezer: Surf Wax America, Miike Snow: Paddling Out, Kimbra: Warrior, Future Islands: Balance, Desmond Dekker: 007, Blue October: Into the Ocean, The Drums: Let’s Go Surfing, Bill Withers: Lovely Day, Add More!


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