Richard Anthony Monsour

This Dean Markley ad comes from Guitar Player, September 1996, the “Surf & Space” issue. No surprise to find Dick Dale, the “King of Surf Guitar,” in its pages. For having a career spanning 50 years, Dale has released surprisingly few albums. In ’96, however, he was experiencing a resurgence due to his iconic “Misirlou” being used in Pulp Fiction and was pushing that year’s release Calling Up Spirits.