This week, I’m giving a shout-out to my friend Kaye Walden, who recorded a unique version of LOUIE LOUIE.
I’ve known for Kaye for ages, having photographed her old band – 13th Step, something like 20 years ago. She’s a super-talented drummer that’s played with Dinner with the Browns, Apricot Lounge, and some [...]
(This week, I’m going to let my friend Drake Bradley make a special induction for this week’s LOUIE of the Week. – E.P.)
* * * * * * * * The Holy Grail, Part II
In my previous guest blog, “The Holy Grail” (see here), I described the quest by collectors to [...]
Brave Combo is one of the bands that I keep hearing about whenever I attempt to archive some of known versions of LOUIE LOUIE. There’s a lot of live versions by the band out there in cyberspace….
Brave Combo seems to be known as a polka band, but their rendition of LOUIE LOUIE also [...]
This week’s LOUIE is by the Bloom Brothers, a French band that plays American & British rock & roll, soul & blues kinda music. They are Gary Karp (keyboards, vocals), BB Bloom (guitar, vocals), Denis Bouillet (bass guitar) and Theodule (drums, vocals).
This is a clip of them performing at a private party in [...]