The Dirt Surfers


We are booking live performances in Michigan!

If you are seeking something different in a performing act, you have found the right band! We will bring our acoustic guitars, banjos, and voices out to your nightclub, restaraunt, or private party and put on a show that won't soon be forgotten!

Pipeline - Walk, Don't Run - Miserlou - Jessica - Paint It Black
All Along the Watchtower - California Dreamin'- Telstar
Take Five - Apache- Take Five - Folsom Prison Blues - Ring of Fire - Plus much more including original Dirt Surfers' Tunes!

Call us @ (989) 666-5161 or send an email to us to inquire about pricing and availability.

NEW SONG!! Download our new acoustic instrumental, "Harvest Waltz"

Upcoming Performances:

May 9 - Zoobie's Old Town Tavern, Lansing. 5PM to 8PM on the Patio.

Past Performances:

March 28 and 29 - Tanglewood Lounge, Owosso. 8PM to Midnight.

February 7, 2015 - Tanglewood Lounge, Owosso. 8PM to Midnight.

December 13 - Tanglewood Lounge, Owosso. 8PM to Midnight.

July 17, 2014 - Owossso Amphitheater Main Stage. 7:30 to 10:00 PM

June 28, 2014 - Woofstock II - 5 to 7 pm. Location: Just east of 2881 West Bennington Road, Owosso, MI. This is a fundraiser for the Shiawassee Humane Society!! Come taste the best Michigan Micro Brews and great Michigan Wines.

May 16, 2014 - Tanglewood Lounge, Owosso. Special acoustic show. 8 PM - 12PM.

April 26, 2014 - Block Party for the Owosso Downtown Farmers Market. Exchange Street, Owosso. Show time TBA.

May 3, 2014 - Fundraiser for the Owosso Amphitheater Association, Wrought Iron Grill, Owosso. 8 PM to 11 PM.

May 16, 2014 - Tanglewood Lounge, Owosso. Special acoustic duet with Doug and Ed. 8 PM - 12PM.

February 6, 2014, "Taste of Shiawassee," Comstock Inn and Convention Center.

August 22, 2013 "Silver Stars Art Bra Reception", Comstock Inn and Convention Center, Owosso, 7 PM.

May 16, 2013, "Campaign for Shane", 3501 N. Hintz Rd, Owosso.

July 10, 2013, Wednesday Night Live, Durand, Michigan.

April 20, 2013, Tanglewood Lounge, 8 to Midnight, Owosso, Michigan.

April 13, Wrought Iron Grill, Benefit for the Owosso Amphitheater, Owosso, Michigan.

April 6, 2012, Benefit for US Army PFC Shane Cantu, Comstock Inn and Convention Center, Owosso, MIichigan.

November 17, 2012, Drew's Steak House and Pub, Owosso, Michigan.

October 9, 2012, Memorial Healthcare Employee Appreciation Day, DeVries Nature Conservancy, Owosso, Michigan.

October 4, 2012, Park Street (Near Lebowski Theater) 5:00 - 7:00 pm, Owosso, Michigan. A street party to celebrate the Owosso Community Players success with rebuilding the theater.

August 25, 2012, Chips Place, 9:00 pm, Owosso, Michigan. A full night of surf and rock.

June 2, 2012, Shiawassee Readiness Center, 7 PM. Concert to support Tim Alderman for Mr. Owosso Campaign.

May 12, 2012, Comstock Inn and Tanglewood Lounge, Owosso, MI, Opening act for "Oh What a Night Frankie Valli Tribute," then playing acoustic set in the Tanglewood Lounge.

April 14, 2012, Wrought Iron Grill, 8:00 pm, Owosso, Michigan. Special concert fundraiser for the Owosso Amphitheater Association.

March 10, 2012, Chips Place, 9:00 pm, Owosso, Michigan. A full night of surf and rock.

February 9, 2012, Comstock Inn, 5:30-7:30 pm "Taste of Shiawassee" event, Owosso, Michigan.

January 19, 2012, Shiawassee Arts Council, Owosso, Michigan.

November 12, 2011, Drew's Steakouse and Lounge, Owosso, Michigan.

September 23 & 24, 2011, Tumbleweed Cantina, Corunna, Michigan, 9 PM.

July 24, 2011, Downtown Flint, Michigan, 11 A.M., "Le Champion Pave" Bicycle Race

August 25, 2011, Owosso, Michigan, 7 PM, "Artisan Market" concert

August 3, 2011, Durand, Michigan, 7 PM, "Wednesay Night Live" concert

July 23, 2011, Club Car Lounge, Durand, Michigan, 9 PM.

Next Gigs!!!

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - Zoobie's Old Town Tavern, Lansing. 5-8 PM Party on the Patio

Doug "The Dirt Kahuna" Cornell (Guitar, Vocals, Percussion)
Ed "The Zipper" Reid (Guitar, Banjo, Vocals, Percussion)
David Losey (Bass)
John Reid - Percussion and Vocals


"These guys are FUN!" Dave PZ, Owosso
"Professional...Exciting!" Terry Bush, Corunna
"A rare collection of epic rock masterpieces!" DJ Jurvelin, Flint

Kick Ass, Take Names

is available from iTunes and Amazon!

Mixing classic surf-rock attitude with monster riffs inspired by Black Sabbath, The Pixies, Rory Gallagher, and The Cult, KICK ASS TAKE NAMES forges new territory for modern rock guitar.



©2014 D.Cornell