LOUIE LOUIE Banned in Indiana in 1964

With indiana in the news these days, I thought it’d be a good time to remind everyone of another controversial action by a governor of Indiana…

From the official Indiana Local Government Information website, I present the article …. Was “Louie Louie” Banned in Indiana?

Give the late Governor Matt Welsh the last word. […]

Doin’ It with Richard Berry

Here’s a little graphic shared by Riccardo Lancioni‎ to promote the upcoming “ORME RADIO “LOUIE LOUIE MARATHON” – the very first Italian LOUIE LOUIE marathon that will be taking place on Saturday April 11, 2015!

… and here’s a track called “Doin’ It’” that Richard Berry recorded with Johnny Otis, first shared on the […]

Bragg Jack by Mano Negra – LOUIE Mutant of the Week

My friend Clay Stabler shared this one with me!

This one is new to me: “Bragg Jack” by the French group Mano Negra from their 1988 Patchanka LP — named by the French edition of Rolling Stone as the 32nd greatest French album of all time! Who knew? Definitely a LL descendent with the […]

A Portuguesse overview of LOUIE LOUIE

Here’s a Portuguesse overview of LOUIE LOUIE, courtesy of Blog Por Dentro do Assunto!

https://youtu.be/asKBi4GAShY

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.

Telegraphically:

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

WHERE: Streaming on air on http://www.ormeradio.it/ and live in […]

Joint de Culasse (aka Head Gaskets) – LOUIE of the Week

This week’s LOUIE is catchy little version. The musical group is Joint de Culasse (which translates to Head Gaskets).

The YouTube description is in French (which I unfortunately don’t read), but thanks to the power of Google translation tools, I have what I hope is a decent translation:

Proceedings of the concert CHIHUAHUA (“TRIBUTE TO […]

Thinking about “Sloopy” – a LOUIE relative

Some of you may be asking….. “What’s all this about LOUIE? What about SLOOPY?”

Luckily, History’s Dumpster (a website) has something about that very song.

There actually was a real person named “Sloopy.”

Read the details over at…

http://historysdumpster.blogspot.com/2014/11/hang-on-sloopy.html

Speaking of Sloopy, here’s a version you might have missed, originally posted to […]

The Pretty Things – LOUIE of the Week

Did you know that The Pretty Things, the legendary British rock band formed in 1963, recored LOUIE LOUIE? Yes, it’s true… the song was part of their 2005 album “Rockin’ the Garage!”

The Pretty Things has had quite a colorful career over the past half-century, playing all over the world, releasing various albums on quite […]

The Rubinoos – LOUIE (mutant) of the Week

It’s time for we like to call a “LOUIE Mutant” – a song that embraces the essence of LOUIE in a major way, but somehow becomes another song in it’s own right.

Ladies and Gentlemen, it’s a time for a new song by the Rubinoos, simply titled “I Love Louie Louie!”

This particular […]