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“Louie Louie”

In 1962, while playing a gig at the Pypo Club in Seaside, Oregon, then managed by Al Dardis, the band noticed Rockin’ Robin Roberts’s version of… 469 more words


Woo hoo! It's International "Louie Louie" Day!

Yes, it really is!

To join in on the celebration, I am re-posting a piece I first published on April 16, 2011. Included this time are Richard Berry & The Pharaohs’ original recording of the song and the famous cover version by The Kingsmen! 620 more words

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East Dakota University often spends a very large sum of money on searching for candidates to fill jobs

By Louie Louie
Updated: 9:32 AM
Bernice Littlejohn anounced her decision to step down as EDU’s executive vice chancellor and provost in May 2009 to become chancellor at the University of Kansas. 1,372 more words

PoN - Mod. 4

Queen of Jeans @ Kung Fu Necktie with Louie Louie and The Mysteries.

Text and images by Rick Kauffman.

A week after the JUMP-curated party at The Foundry, which featured opener Queen of Jeans wowing the packed house ahead of the headlining Vacationer, the ladies and gentleman played to another sold-out gig at Kung Fu Necktie. 429 more words


1966: A Very Good Musical Year

Listening to Spotify the other day, I landed on a band whose songs never fail to make me feel good: the Turtles. Remember them? Their No. 1,141 more words

Baby Boomer

Radio 62, side A, track 12: "Sittin' In The Lap Of Luxury" by Louie Louie

Oh, Louie Louie, I just realized that this song is about the love life of male prostitutes.  When I first heard it, I realized how much I loved the sound of a muted trumpet.   49 more words