Nokie Edwards, Surf Rock Pioneer, Dead At 82

Mar 14, 2018

Guitarist and bassist for surf rock pioneers The Ventures, Nokie Edwards has died at the age of 82Edwards played bass on the popular 60's surf-rock version of“Walk, Don’t Run” before switching to guitar.He was a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.The Ventures were lauded as the most successful instrumental group in rock history.They are also known for performing the theme to the TV series “Hawaii Five-O.