The Subtle Sounds of LOUIE

Some of the most inspired variations of LOUIE LOUIE aren’t even called LOUIE LOUIE. […]

Rare LOUIE 45 single by (alternative) Sonics Sells for $4,850

It’s time for the first LOUIE post for 2021! It’s a new year, as we hit the “restart” with a new operating system in the USA, which will hopefully be a better year than the other year!

Today is 1-23-21, or 12321….backwards or forwards… a Palindrome Day!

Exciting, huh?

Anyways, the first noteworthy LOUIE […]

12 Days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas – Day 10

It’s the 10th day of the 12 days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas celebration, and we’ve got …

“Pharaoh Pharaoh”

“Pharaoh Pharaoh” is an interesting variation of LOUIE LOUIE. It’s the revised version of LOUIE LOUIE that uses completely different lyrics to tell the biblical story of Moses leading the Israelites out of Egypt. […]

12 Days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas – Day 8

It’s the 8th day of the 12 days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas, and the first day of Winter, which makes it a perfect day for…

Johnny Winter

Johnny’s version of LOUIE LOUIE, unlike most of his other recordings, was not a standard blues-oriented performance. Instead, it had more of a Louisiana Zydeco type […]

12 Days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas – Day 7

It’s the 7th day of the 12 days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas, and someone gave to me…

Concordia Lutheran Schools’ Marimba Ensemble

… also known as “user131059712”

This is what you call a “Sunday Morning Coming Down” type version… just like when Kris Kristofferson wrote about “no way to hold my head that […]

12 Days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas – Day 6

On the 6th day of the 12 days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas, and someone gave to me…

Los Rebeldes

Los Rebeldes is another great rock band from Spain that I recently found out about. This band was formed in Barcelona in 1979 by Carlos Segarra on vocals+ guitar, Aurelio Morata on bass and […]

12 Days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas – Day 5

It’s the 5th day of the 12 days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas, and someone gave to me..

The Roxford University Winter Showcase 2015

I believe this group is called The Volume.

I do like these kids. Cool attitude. Good sense of style. They truly rock.

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12 Days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas – Day 4

It’s the 4th day of the 12 days ’til LOUIE LOUIE 2020 Christmas, and someone gave to me…

STUTTERBOX!!

Stutterbox provides one of those quirky instrumental versions of the song where one might not know how to categorize it into one of the proper music genres. Is it jazz? Is it blues? It it rock […]

a handful of LOUIEs from Zachary – part 1

We DO live in interesting times that often seems unreal. Rather than write about any of that stuff, I think we’ll just share a handful of LOUIE LOUIEs.

My new friend Zachary F. Lively has been bombarding his Facebook wall with a massive pile of LOUIE LOUIEs. In the spirit of recycling, I’m just […]

RIP: Bonnie Pointer, founding member of the Pointer Sisters

I was hoping not to write any more obituaries for people that I’ve met that have provided support for this documentary project.

Sadly, we have lost more of these people, and I feel the urgency to acknowledge those kind souls that made a difference.

Bonnie Pointer was one of those special beings.

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