The Song Remains The Same- Joe Maccoll’s obsession

Our pal Joe Maccoll got some attention for his “LOUIE LOUIE obsession” today, thanks to the website known as Sabotage Times!

The Song Remains The Same (Or Not) – The Legend of ‘Louie Louie’ – Sabotage Times

Favorite quote? This one cracks me up:

800 copies though? “I know, I know. There is a […]

Pee Wee Herman endorses International LOUIE Day!

From the official Pee Wee Herman webpage today!


Alexander Surmont – Italian LOUIE of the Week

With three days before the very FIRST Italian LOUIE LOUIE Marathon, the time was right to share a very cool Italian version of the song, which far as I know, has NEVER been shared publicly!

Alexander Surmont of Belgium provided a magnificent Italian language version of LOUIE LOUIE for the LOUIE LOUIE documentary project […]

Are you ready for the FIRST Italian LOUIE LOUIE Marathon?

I just received notice about an exciting event that’s taking place on International LOUIE LOUIE Day this year!

OrmeRadio is (reasonably) proud to host the FIRST ITALIAN LOUIE LOUIE MARATHON.


WHEN: April 11th, 2015 (International Louie Louie Day) – from 4 PM CET onwards

WHERE: Streaming on air on and live in […]

The Portland LOUIE celebration of September 2013 – the Lindahl report

Today, I am honored to have a very special guest blogger – my friend Cindy Lindahl, whose father engineered the original LOUIE LOUIE recordings by The Kingsmen and Paul Revere & the Raiders!

I knew when I saw the announcement that I had to attend: ‘Louie, Louie Celebration in Portland Begins September 5th.”


Mark Your Calendar – LOUIE LOUIE Day in Portland – September 5th

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It’s the song that wouldn’t die. And now it will be commemorated for the ages. To mark the spot where a Portland band, The Kingsmen, recorded Richard Berry’s hit song in 1963, Terry Currier from the Oregon Music Hall of Fame will present Portland Mayor Charlie Hales with a […]

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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Celebrating All Things LOUIE- LOUIE of the Week

This week, we celebrate the essence of LOUIE LOUIE with INTERNATIONAL LOUIE LOUIE DAY on Thursday, April 11th.

Julian Savage assembled a nice little video compilation to celebrate this very special day, using pieces of different LOUIE LOUIE recordings and fun little dance sequences from various movies and television shows.

We’ll use this […]

Flog the Goat- LOUIE of the Week (rerun)

Still feeling energized by last week’s INTERNATIONAL LOUIE LOUIE DAY celebrations, I discovered a cool poll seeking some opinions on the “absolute BEST version of LOUIE LOUIE” on the Sillysoft Games Forum, with a tip of the hat to Clay.

Thanks to this particular poll, I rediscovered this week’s LOUIE LOUIE!

This one’s by Flog […]

Today is International Louie Louie Day!

Just in case you didn’t get the news….

Today, April 11, is International Louie Louie Day!

The song was released in April 1957, which means that we’re celebrating 55 years of LOUIE LOUIE!

Here’s a snippet of a comic strip created 5 years ago…

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