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Who Was Jan & Dean’s ‘Little Old Lady From Pasadena’?

The Speedy Senior Sparked a Surf Rock Classic

In the early 1960s, the cool, clean sound of surf music spread from California across the US. Like the Beach Boys, Jan & Dean seemed to effortlessly produce Top 10 singles extolling the pleasures of surf, sand and street rods.




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