Frank Zappa and LOUIE LOUIE

Of all artists to ever perform the song “LOUIE LOUIE,” no other artist has performed it in so many diverse variations as Mr. Frank Zappa. On one level, you get the feeling that he might have thought it to be the most ridiculous song ever written. On the other hand, he made references to […]

Dorothy Berry – The World Needs Peace

In the large and colorful story behind the song “Louie Louie,” Dorothy Berry holds a very special role.

When author Richard Berry wrote the song, he conjured up visions of a person sailing a ship all alone, longing to be with the one he loved. At the time he wrote this song, he was […]

Today – the Anniversary of KFJC Maximum LOUIE LOUIE

Today is August 19th – an important date in the LOUIE Universe! […]

Thoughts on Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah

Thoughts on the new documentary “Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song.” […]

Dee Dee Ramone’s final statement

On the headstone of Dee Dee Ramone (aka Douglas Glenn Colvin), there is one sentence . . . […]

Seattle Mariners and the LOUIE 7th Inning Stretch

The big LOUIE LOUIE of the week is that the Seattle Mariners are no longer playing LOUIE LOUIE as a seventh inning stretch song. […]

RIP: Scott Long – musician, promoter, multi-talent

Two months ago, we lost our friend Scott Long. […]

Happy Louie Louie Day 2022

Today is International Louie Louie Day and we’re sharing some special treats to celebrate the day! […]

RIP: Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters

It’s a shock to learn that we lost Taylor Hawkins of the Foo Fighters. […]

LOUIE Marathon of Wynantskill, NY – 9 days from today!

it’s time for yet another LOUIE LOUIE marathon! […]