Bob's Sonar Music Demos

Bob's Sonar Music Demos





"Nobody Could"
a Squid song, circa 1974
© 1974 de Rafols, de Rafols & Hardy
updated 03/05/11



"Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying"
a Gerry and the Pacemakers song
updated 12/27/15



"Mercy, Mercy"
a Don Convay song, inspired by the Rolling Stones cover version
updated 08/30/13



"When You Walk In The Room"
written by Jackie DeShannon and made famous by the Searchers
updated 08/24/17



"Hunting Tigers Out In Indiah"
an ancient oldie, revived by Bonzo Dog Band in 1969, and now by me
updated 05/24/10



"I Can't Be With You"
a Cranberries song
updated 08/24/17



"Back Home To Space"
featuring Melody on vocals, a new mix of one of my old songs
updated 05/15/13



"Black Adder Blues"
in honor of the venerable British TV favorite
updated 09/12/10



"Apache 2016"
a surf-era classic revived
updated 06/03/16



"Eleventh Hour"
Originally by The Ventures
updated 10/31/10



"Journey To The Stars"
Also originally by The Ventures, but more upbeat!
updated 08/17/16



"Coconut Grove"
Classic Lovin' Spoonful remembered
updated 07/11/17



"Mad World"
Originally by Tears for Fears, by way of the soundtrack from "Donnie Darko"
updated 07/23/16



"007 Theme / Secret Agent Man"
With thanks to James Bond and Johnny Rivers
updated 11/30/10



"March of the Wooden Soldiers"
from the Nutcracker Suite
updated 04/21/11



"Knocking on Heaven's Door"
covering the Bob Dylan hit
updated 08/24/17



"Eternity Road"
With apologies to Larry Baird and a deep bow to Ray Thomas and the Moody Blues
updated 12/01/15



"Whiskey Man"
An affectionate salute to John Entwistle, Keith Moon and the Who
updated 05/15/11



"My Boy Lollipop"
Hats off to Little Millie Small!
updated 10/30/16



"More / Telstar medley"
A tribute to Kai Winding and the Tornados (separately - but not anymore!)
updated 04/08/12



"Pipeline"
A tribute the Chantays, who inspired me to take up the guitar
updated 06/29/17



"Surf Rider (Spudnik)"
Another affectionate cover of a song written by The Ventures
and made popular by The Lively Ones
updated 10/19/16



"Walk Don't Run '64"
The only song written by The Ventures that was a major hit twice!
updated 07/06/17



"Tequila"
One of the earliest "surf" hits, originally by The Champs
updated 07/06/17



"Music To Watch Girls Surfin' By"
A surfy version of the monster '60s hit by The Bob Crewe Generation
updated 10/19/16



"Venus"
Shocking Blue's '60s hit, later a hit again for Bananarama
updated 07/07/17



"Diamond Head"
Another hit from The Ventures
updated 08/24/17



"My Girl"
Smash '60s hit by The Temptations
updated 10/31/16



"Up On The Roof"
Another '60s hit, originally from The Drifters
updated 07/16/17



"Under The Boardwalk"
Another hit from The Drifters
updated 07/07/17



"The Creeper"
Yet another one from The Ventures, not a hit single but an album track
updated 06/29/17



"Blackbird"
Paul McCartney's album track from the White Album ("The Beatles")
updated 12/26/14



"Baja"
Early surf hit by The Astronauts
updated 10/29/16