Bergen County Firefighters Pipe Band – LOUIE of the Week

It’s a been awhile since I’ve heard any new bagpipe versions of LOUIE LOUIE…

Luckily, I found an excellent rendition by the Bergen County Firefighters Pipe Band performing a LOUIE LOUIE- Wooly Bully medley as part of a 2008 St. Patrick Day’s celebration somewhere in Savannah, Georgia.

Good jobs, guys!


Nuclear Holocaust, the Kennedy Assassination, and Louie Louie

Our friend Christopher Doll will be giving a special presentation at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland on Wednesday, March 26th at 7pm EDT.

Christopher Doll (Rutgers University), “Nuclear Holocaust, the Kennedy Assassination, and ‘Louie Louie’: The Unlikely History of Sixties Rock and Roll”

Christopher Doll writes, “In narratives of American […]

Happy 75th for Little Bill Engelhart- LOUIE of the Week

Today marks the 75th birthday for one of the first performers to ever cover Richard Berry‘s immortal LOUIE LOUIE.

Happy Birthday to Bill Engelhart – aka Little Bill of Little Bill & the Blue Notes as well as Little Bill with the Adventurers and the Shalimars.

Little Bill’s recording of the song was […]

RIP: Scott Asheton, drummer of the Stooges

Another great rocker has left us. Drummer Scott Asheton, a founding member of The Stooges, passed away on March 15th.

Iggy Pop shared the news on his Facebook page:

My dear friend Scott Asheton passed away last night.

Scott was a great artist, I have never heard anyone play the drums with more […]

Moose Knuckles – LOUIE of the Week

This week, Moose Knuckles gets the honors…


Phish – LOUIE of the Week

Celebrating the astrological season of Pisces, it seemed like a good time to put the LOUIE spotlight on Phish.

So here tis… a Phish performance of LOUIE LOUIE!

I believe the performance took place on November 27, 1998….. but I can’t tell where it took place…. anyone?