Surf Music Description

Surf music is a genre of popular music associated with surf culture which originated in California in the early 1960s. It has two major forms: largely instrumental surf rock, with an electric guitar or saxophone playing the main melody and vocal surf pop, including both surf ballads and dance music, often with strong harmonies.


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