Rock & Roll, Instrumental Rock, Surf
Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Confident, Rousing, Fun, Lively, Cheerful, Energetic, Sparse, Light, Innocent, Whimsical, Naive, Sweet, Playful, Brittle, Freewheeling, Rowdy, Humorous, Carefree, Summery
The Ventures are an American instrumental rock band formed in 1958 in Tacoma, Washington. Founded by Don Wilson and Bob Bogle, the group in its various incarnations has had an enduring impact on the development of music worldwide. With over 100 million records sold, the group is the best-selling instrumental band of all time. In 2008, the Ventures were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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Tacoma, Washington, U.S.
Music Genre (Text)
Instrumental rock, surf rock
Dolton, Liberty, United Artists, Capitol, GNP Crescendo, Blue Horizon
Don Wilson, Nokie Edwards, Gerry McGee, Bob Spalding, Leon Taylor
Past Group Members
Bob Bogle, Howie Johnson, Mel Taylor, John Durrill, Joe Barile, Dave Carr, Biff Vincent, Leisha Soukary, Jonell Calendar, George T. Babbitt, Jr., Paul Warren