Kaye Walden- LOUIE of the Week

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 other […]

HAMP – Louie of the Week (aka Drake B.’s Holy Grail, Part II)

(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 discover […]

Brave Combo in Peoria 2009- LOUIE of the Week

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 fuses […]

Bloom Brothers – LOUIE of the Week

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 Villecerf, […]