The Surf Chasers Band is the only
Beach Boys tribute band with three brothers.
Our Beach Boys tribute show features
authentic 5 part harmonies with traditional instrumental backing
All five members of the band play and sing..
Our versatile and experienced band
Jay Yerkes: Bass, keyboards and vocals,
is a veteran of rock and roll bands with a versatile repertoire.
He played with the Surf Chasers when we backed up Bruce Johnston
of the Beach Boys for a Surfrider event in 2006.
Dennis Reason: Drums and vocals. When
you hear the soaring high falsetto notes, that's Dennis. With a
tremendous vocal range he can sing lead and bass too. All of this
while playing his vintage 1965 set of candy apple red Ludwig drums.
Rick Yerkes: Keyboard and Vocals.
has toured the world with show bands and as a single act. He's played
an extended engagement at Disneyworld Japan and cruise ships from
Hawaii to Alska to Europe to the Carribean..
Balsa Bill Yerkes: Guitar, keyboards
and vocals is old friends with The Beach Boys and has authored the
Stratocasters, Striped Shirts photo documenting their 1966 tour..
Jay Yerkes (yes there are two guys
named Jay Yerkes in the band). Lead guitar. He's produced, written
songs for movie soundtracks and played with many central Florida
bands. Authentic surf guitar sound.
Steve Mazzi: Saxophone. Our newest
member, Steve is a veteran musician who brings a great sound and
lots of experience rounding out our repetoire.
Surf Chasers backing up Bruce Johnston from The Beach Boys