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One of the most distinctive instrumental groups of the '50s and '60s, Johnny & the Hurricanes produced the Top Ten hit "Red River Rock" and scored several other instrumental hits that mixed rock & roll with traditional melodies. Originally known as the Orbits, the group formed in Toledo, OH, in 1958 and was led by saxophonist Johnny Paris; other members included organist Paul Tesluk, guitarist Dave Yorko, bassist Lionel "Butch" Mattice, and drummer Tony Kaye. After a stint recording with rockabilly singer Mack Vickery, the group traveled to Detroit, hoping to become a backing band for up-and-coming singers. However, a pair of music promoters, Harry Balk and ... Read More...
Johnny And The Hurricans - Live at the Star Club Hamburg
(privat recording from Johnny Paris)
1 - I Should've Known Better2 - High Heeled Sneakers3 - Do You Love Me4 - Red River Rock5 - You Can't Do That6 - Love Nest7 - You Really Got Me8 - Jambalaya9 - Beatnik Fly10 - Money11 - Time Is On My Side12 - Down Younder13 - Satin Doll