This week’s LOUIE of the Week is a recent performance of Otis Day of the movie “Animal House” performing LOUIE LOUIE at Faith & Whiskey in Chicago during John Belushi‘s Birthday Weekend, just a few days ago on Saturday, January 23, 2010.
This particular version is dedicated to one of Chicago’s finest, [...]
Over at YouTube, I found out about a band of young kids from San Antonio (Texas) known as Asterisk. Dylan Sterling, Ryan Shull, Clay Kuglen, and Mason Moreno are the members of this band.
Here’s a clip of Asterick as 8th graders from Bradley Middle School, performing LOUIE LOUIE at the rock club [...]
Here’s a little email I just received that I thought I’d share…
Dear Mister Predoehl,
Maybe it’s nice for you to know that there will be a Richard Berry radio special on “Rompin’ Stompin’ Radio” at RTV Mercurius (that’s in the Netherlands). We will be broadcasting it on monday 18 jan. from 17.00 till [...]
This week’s LOUIE is a reggae-style version from Willie Vega on YouTube.
We just lost another musician. Willie Mitchell died on Tuesday, January 5, 2010.
The All Music Guide provides a nice overview of his career, of which I’ll share the first paragraph:
Best known as the man who signed Al Green to Hi Records and as the producer of Green’s most popular records, Willie [...]
It’s time for this year’s first LOUIE of the Week!
Here’s the Louie Swift Collective performing LOUIE LOUIE at Yorkshire Coast College, which I believe is in Scarborough, UK.
As 2009 can now be considered history, I’d like to pause and reflect on those that we lost last year…
First, there’s the artists that were a direct influence on this ongoing LOUIE documentary project…
It was somewhat ironic that the guitar player for “America’s answer to the Beatles” died on [...]