Theme: Space

This was largely inspired by the Ventures album "Ventures in Space" but there was certainly no lack of other space-themed surf music. The country side was a little challenging, but a few tracks presented themselves.


Artist Title Album Year
The Ventures The Twilight Zone Play Telstar and Ventures In Space 1964
The Ventures Solar Race Play Telstar and Ventures In Space 1964
Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen Lost in the Ozone Lost in the Ozone 1971
The Space Cossacks Bombora Never Mind The Bolsheviks 2005
Billy Mure Guitars in Space

Man... or Astro-man? Journey to the Stars Is It... 1993
Deke Dickerson Swingin' In Outer Space This is Ecco-Fonic! 2000
Man... or Astro-man? Taxidermist Surf Is It... 1993
Johnny Cash I'm Gonna Sit on the Porch and Pick on My Old Guitar The Essential Johnny Cash (1955-1983) (disc 3)
The Space Cossacks Red Sunrise Interstellar Stomp 1998
Southern Culture on the Skids The Great Atomic Power Ditch Diggin' 1994
The Marketts Out Of Limits Rock Instrumental Classics Vol. 2 1963

The Ventures Exploration In Terror Play Telstar and Ventures In Space 1964
The Ventures War Of The Satellites Play Telstar and Ventures In Space 1964
Billy Mure Supersonics in Flight
Commander Cody and his Lost Planet Airmen Hawaii Blues
The Nebulas Falling Out of Orbit It's Go! Time 2004

The Ventures Ghost Riders in the Sky Another Smash!!! 1961
Man... or Astro-man? Alien Visitors Is It... 1993