It's no big surprise these Southern California-based masters of surf-exotica are not the same Temptations, who cut "Cloud Nine." and "My Girl." If It's hot instrumental sounds with an international twist you need to accompany a day riding your longboard, you couldn't go much farther-out than "Egyptian Surf," the easiest way to hang ten down the Nile without leaving your house. All it took was one band member fooling around at rehearsal with an oboe, and, as they say, Ahmed's your uncle.
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