KFJC Maximum LOUIE memories – LOUIE of the Month

Today is the big anniversary for the KFJC Maximum LOUIE LOUIE Marathon = the event that sparked the documentary project and subsequent webpage you’re viewing right now.

For 63 hours, this song was played with over 800 unique versions of the song.

Can you believe it all started on August 19, 1983?

How […]

The Coalition Of Unified Men – (most annoying?) LOUIE of the Week

The past two weeks have hectic, chaotic and otherwise pre-occupied at LOUIE Central. I don’t feel like sharing details, but it’s been a very stressful time …

So it’s time for something out of the ordinary at the LOUIE Report. It’s time for a blog post I started, but never finished, covering the topic of […]

This week’s……

This week’s LOUIE has been distracted by way too many unexpected life events over at LOUIE Central.

There will be a LOUIE next week – guaranteed!

Happy New Year to All!

I send out a wish for a Happy New Year to all my friends out in the LOUIE universe! May it be happy and healthy!

Support Cindy Lee Berryhill’s KICKSTARTER campaign!!!

My friend Cindy Lee Berryhill, who’s been a supporter and participant in the LOUIE project, is on a campaign to finish her new album, using Kickstarter to take it to the finish line.

This will be my first album in 7 years and it will be my 7th album and 7 is a […]

Ultra-rare James Brown footage

This has nothing to do with LOUIE LOUIE, but today I’m sharing some rare footage of James Brown that I produced for promoter Brian Martin. This was from James Brown’s last performance in San Francisco.

Four months later, James Brown left us on Christmas Day.

– Eric Predoehl of LouieLouie.net

http://youtu.be/DMAlAjVNhg0

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Hold that thought…

This week, I didn’t get around to posting a LOUIE of the Week. It’s been a rather hectic week. A road trip 400 miles from home and the sudden death of Nina kinda threw me off the usual schedule, but I should have something fresh for next week…

Webpage snafu?

It appears that the front page for the LouieLouie.net webpage is showing a “Access denied” message. I have no idea how this happened, but I hope to have it fixed soon….

SUNDAY UPDATE: Fixed! What a pain that was… $*&^@#!!!

Thirty Years Ago Today…

Thirty years ago today, Richard Berry, author of the song “LOUIE LOUIE” met Jack Ely, the original vocalist for the Kingsmen, at KFJC Radio, Los Altos Hills, California. The date was August 20, 1983 – the second day of the legendary “Maximum: LOUIE LOUIE” radio marathon which played every known version of the song […]

Happy Birthday Moe Tucker! (LOUIE of the Week)

Big Happy Birthday wishes go out to Moe Tucker of the Velvet Underground, who shared some LOUIE memories for the documentary project years ago.

if you haven’t heard her version of LOUIE LOUIE, now’s your chance….

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBqcKvwa6AE