Man City Blue – LOUIE of the Week

Live from La Coruña, Spain, we have this week’s LOUIE! Performing live at El Pato Negro, we have Man City Blue delivering a catchy little medley that includes LOUIE LOUIE with the Ramones’ “Blitzkrieg Bop.”

Man City Blue are: Eva Arotxena on lead vocals, Pablo Doldán on bass & backup vocals, Ana Castro & […]

The Soul Pistols (from Poland) – LOUIE of the Week

This week’s LOUIE LOUIE is from the Soul Pistols – a Rocksteady Ska Reggae tribute band from Poland. This is a “54-46 /Louie Louie” medley that borrows from the Toots & The Maytals arrangement.

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Iggylou and The Stutz Bearcat Jim Beamers – LOUIE of the Week

This week, LOUIE is a special treat from the Czech Republic.

This time, it’s Iggylou and The Stutz Bearcat Jim Beamers – performing LOUIE LOUIE on May 30th, 2013 from Czech Republic, Praha, Kain.

With a name like “Iggylou,” it’s hard to go wrong…


J.J. Jackson – LOUIE of the Week

This week, the LOUIE of the Week spotlight is directed at J.J. Jackson, performing LOUIE LOUIE on July 7, 2013 at Festival de Inverno Granja Vianna – Jazz & Blues at The Square Open Mall in São Paulo, Brazil.

This J.J. Jackson is not be confused with the MTV personality (aka John J. “J.J.” […]

Andy Doolan and his ukelele – LOUIE of the Week

Andy Doolan of the U.K. provides a charming little version of LOUIE LOUIE on ukelele for this week’s LOUIE!

Lulu’s Marble – LOUIE of the Week

This week, the LOUIE spotlight is pointed at Lulu’s Marble, a band from Japan that existed between 1994-1999. provided an excellent overview of the band:

Lulu’s Marble was one of a long line of Japanese girl bands. Like so many others, they effectively worked the juxtaposition of cute looks and trashy garage […]

The Rockets – LOUIE of the Week

This week, from Australia, it’s the Rockets taking the LOUIE of the Week spotlight!

This performance was captured sometime in the early 1980s at the Melbourne Hotel in Perth!

Rue ’66 “Roller Girl” – LOUIE of the Week

This week, we point the LOUIE spotlight at what my fellow LOUIE enthusiasts in the LLAMAS community refer to as a “LOUIE Mutant” or a “LOUIE Clone” – a song that isn’t technically LOUIE, but one contains so much in common with LOUIE LOUIE that it feels like a blood relative.

The song is […]

killthewaves = LOUIE of the Week

Whenever possible, I try to find a distinctly unique version of the song LOUIE LOUIE for the ongoing weekly showcase at this LOUIE blog of mine.

This week is one of those special moments that make me go “AHA!” It’s not only a very different sounding version, using AutoTune (or similar technology) electronic effects […]

Yes, today is….

For those of you that might have forgotten, today, April 11, is International Louie Louie Day!

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the 1963 recording of the Kingsmen’s recording!

Here’s a recycled snippet of a comic strip created 6 years ago…

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