Portland, Oregon, USA
BandRockSurf Rock

WaveSauce - instrumental surf | pulp | spyfi music offering the unique sounds of the Theremin. WaveSauce - inspired by sounds of ocean surf, space-age science and technology, classic horror, 60s hotrod and spy films.


WaveSauce, an instrumental surf | pulp | spyfi band offering the unique sounds of the Theremin.

Beginning their musical venture as a surf duo, guitarist, Pete Vercellotti and thereminist, Michele Cookie Heile formed WaveSauce in the Spring of 2007. WaveSauce has been performing as a four-piece since March of 2008, along with Joel Boutwell on bass, and Doug Powers on drums.

WaveSauce has found influence in The Seeds, The Greenhorns, The Blue Hawaiians, Laika and the Kosmonauts, Man or Astro-man?, Neil Young, the Ventures, Jerry Cole, Dick Dale, Clara Rockmore, Leon Theremin, Devo, Surf, Pulp Fiction, Film Noir, B-Rated Horror and Scifi, Lounge, 60s Garage Rock, Exotica, Biker and Hot Rod Films.

The ethereal Theremin, vintage guitar tone, solid rhythm, and creativity in song design, give this band a certain edge - musically and visually.

This band is sure to intrigue.


Single recorded releases: Mosquito Serenade, Black Cat Strut, Lost Semaphore. Each have had airplay and can be found streaming on social nets. YouTube videos are also available. More songs coming your way...

Set List

WaveSauce offers a new variety of instrumental surf | pulp | spyfi music, along with a full and unique listening experience, offering the sounds of the Theremin.

Enjoy original numbers by WaveSauce, plus classics ranging from Pipeline to Peter Gunn, Love is Blue to Smell a Rat.

Other titles include Ghost Riders, Deep Surf, Outer Limits, Let's Go, Jungle Fever, Sleepwalk, and more.