"The Golden Breed"
soundtrack was the first time that "The Riptides"
did not play on a record. Studio musicians were
used instead. "What Turns You On" was sung by Bob
Bennett. His voice was overdubbed on this slow,
safe, and pedantic tune. The backing track had a
flute intro, Curb decided to use studio vocalists
to do the background vocals instead of the band,
too bad. The band always did those background
A horn section was added to give the song some
added punch which it sorely needed. Recorded at a
brand new studio in the heart of Hollywood, there
were now eight tracks to play with to get a better
blend. But the sound was only a slight improvement
from the "Last Wave" session. The song was
released in Stereo on Capitol. The movie was a
very good surfing movie.
is still available