20 Iconic Album Covers Inspired By Surfing

Because, believe it or not, it's not just The Beach Boys who put surfboards on their covers.

When you see a surfboard on an album cover, you instantly get a sense of what that album might sound like in a way you don’t with say a filofax, a boiled egg, or an old oak tree. Below you’ll see a collection of album covers that found their own distinct way of paying tribute to the world of surfing (usually by implementing a surfboard somewhere).

1) The Sentinals – Surfer Girl

2) The Beach Boys – Surfin’ Safari

3) The Sandals – The Endless Summer


4) The Rapture – In The Grace Of Your Love

5) The Surfaris – Hit City 64

6) Hawaii Samurai – Let There Be Surf

7) Draggin and Surfin

8) RPS Surfers – Danger Beach

9) The Lively Ones – Surf Drums

10) Airbag – Alto Disco

11) Surfin’ With The Astronauts

12) The Tornadoes – Bustin’ Surfboards

13) Waikiki Swings

14) Marco Cappelli’s Italian Surf Academy – The American Dream

15) Joe Houston – Surf Rockin’

16) Surf <<Twist>> <<Et Cie>>

17) Surf Warf – The Battle of the Surf Groups

18) Jan & Dean Take Linda Surfin’

19) Surf Party

20) The Ventures – “Surfing”

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