The Surfin' Lungs are still out of action at the moment although we're still writing songs, recording home demos, for when we get out from this.


In December 2020, Chris released a solo Christmas track, of its time, called "Santa, Wear a Mask"

check it out on Amazon,Spotify and most other digital platforms


 however, on Saturday 25th April 2920, Chris took part in Coronapunk Streamfest, playing acoustic versions of 8 Surfin' Lungs songs live from his house

see it on


Meanwhile, in what seems a lifetime ago, when we could go out, 2019.....



On March 5th, Chris joined original Lungs Al Beckett and Geoffo Knipe for the funeral of friend and former Items keyboard whizz, Martin Jowers, seen here with Geoffo, Steve and Chris in capacity as photographer for a photoshoot in 1983

We have also lost 2 musical heroes , Peter Tork from The Monkees and of course, forever the King of the Surf Guitar, Dick Dale. Thanks for the inspiration guys


On Feb 21st, Chris was interviewed for Rock'n'roll Casey's Musical Dustbin Radio Show Surfin' Lungs Special

Listen to it here!


On 21st July 2018, The Surfin' Lungs were back in the recording studio recording a version of "Blame It On Suzie" for a tribute album celebrating 25 years of Norwegian power-pop friends The Yum Yums

THE BIGGEST WAVE - 30th Anniversary Edition - Limited edition CD released by Redondo Records

Out Now!

The original 1987 tracks plus a few bonus tracks from that period!

On 29th July 2017, the 36th anniversary of the first ever Surfin' Lungs gig, Otis Premium Recordings released Surfer Factor 8 on limited edition red vinyl!

Recent Shows:-

Thursday 13th June, Lilla Scenen Pa Liseberg, Gothenburg, Sweden


Sunday 3rd May, Bar 42, Worthing Seafront

Saturday 8th December, The Prince Albert, Brighton - with Atom Jacks & Los Fantasticos

Sunday 28th October, 100 Club, London - with The Rubinoos

Saturday 18th August, Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading - with GoGo Cult and Country Moans


Saturday 3rd March, Prince Albert, Brighton - with Dirty Contacts and Space Agency


Saturday 2nd December, Prince Albert, Brighton - with The Glorias and Emptifish


Saturday 19th August, Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading - with Horse Rock and Go Go Cult




Saturday 29th July, Brembeat 8 Festival, Osio Sopra. Italy - with Los Chicos, Midnight Kings and Tough

Sunday 23rd July, Beatwave Festival, Hastings - with Vince Ray and Sir Bald Diddley

The Frat Cave complation CD released featuring several Beatwave artists. Surfin' Lungs track - Art Arfons......speaking of which, the song got the seal of approval by none other than the great man's son, Tim Arfons! We're totally stoked that he liked our song honouring his Dad!

Chris and Ray were guests on the North Sea Surf Radio Show after the Lungs performance at the Surfer Joe Festival in Livorno, Italy, on Sunday. June 25th