2015. december 31., csütörtök

Tarso Miller & Svatá Voda - She's Killing Me

The brazilian Tarso Miller and his friends, the Svatá Voda has played on the famous Rock and Roll festival, the Lakeside Weekend. they performed the song She's Killing Me by Bob Wills.
By the way: Happy New Year! :)

2015. december 30., szerda

Group'n'Swing - Tu Vuò Fà L'Americano

The Group'n'Swing is probably the most popular swing band in Hungary. They played the song Tu Vuò Fà L'Americano in the mini festival called Rock and Roll Evolution III.

2015. december 28., hétfő

Best 16: The Hepcats - Primadonna

The Hepcats don't really play often. The band is affected by the common phenomenon of Hungary: migration. The head of the band moved to Germany in order to find a better life. He visits the country rarely so the band has a concert during the winter break. Actually the concert was taken two days ago.
Their song for today is called Primadonna, and it was played 5 years ago in a mini-christmas rockabilly festival.

2015. december 25., péntek

Best 16: B'15 - Burn Me Down

The original owner of this song is Marty Stuart which is played today for us by the B'15 Rockabilly Band. The song is called Burn Me Down, and it is about burning love.

2015. december 24., csütörtök

Jumpin' Bop - You Are My Baby

The Jumpin Bop is coming from the sunny Italy. Their song for today is called You Are My Baby. Enjoy!

2015. december 23., szerda

Wild Rhythm Smokers - Riverside Rock'n'Roll

The performer for today is the Wild Rhythm Smokers, they play the song Riverside Rock'n'Roll. The video is not perfect, because my camera has just get broken. With some trick I was able to make videos, but the quality is not perfect. Fortunately the sound quality was not affected by the problem.

2015. december 22., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Lazy Lovers - Long Blonde Hair

The Long Blonde Hair is just like a red sport car: attract the attention. Let's see what can tell us the Lazy Lovers about the topic.

2015. december 21., hétfő

Best 16: Redneck Roadkill - Love With My Pickup Truck

The Redneck Roadkill basically is a country band, but some members has a rockabilly background. That 's why you can find a rockabilly song as well on their new CD. The title is a little bit strange: Love With My Pickup Truck.
But probably it's normal among rednecks. :)

2015. december 18., péntek

Best 16: Chevromandala - Hard Headed Woman

Probably the Lakeside Weekend Rock and Roll Festival was the last occasion, when the Chevromandala Transit Ride used this name. After the festival the Peter Andorai & the Graceband was used.
Today they will play the song Hard Headed Woman for us.

2015. december 17., csütörtök

Cellmates - Summer of 69

The Cellmates is coming from Bratislava, Slovakia, and the guys played on the Wildcat Night Rock and Roll festival in Hatvan, Hungar this year. They performet the song Summer of 69 among others.

2015. december 16., szerda

2015. december 15., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Gerry Lee & The Wanted Men

Today the Gerry Lee & The Wanted Men plays for us from the famous German Rock and Roll festival, the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend.

2015. december 14., hétfő

Best 16: Flip, Flop and the Flyers - Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin On

The band Flip, Flop and the Flyers is based in Pécs, so they are one of the bands which are not fromt eh capital. Hungary is a very centralized country, that's why it's good to see a successful band from the countryside. Today they'll play the song Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin On which was played on the famous Rock and Roll Festival called Lakeside Weekend in 2014.

2015. december 11., péntek

Best 16: Pedrofon - Great Balls of Fire

The Pedrofon (who is probably the most universal Rock and Roll Band in Hungary) plays us the Jerry Lee Lewis song Great Balls of Fire today. Enjoy!

2015. december 10., csütörtök

Don Diego Trio - Highway Patrol

The italian Don Diego Trio had a very successful concert on the Lakeside Weekend Festival this year. The band played mostly Rockabilly, but they played a country song as well, namely the Highway Patrol. Enjoy!

2015. december 9., szerda

Nitus and the Rollin' Dice - Old Record Machine

Unfortunately we cannot see the concert flyers of the band Nitus and the Rollin' Dice. Although these guys were among the best Hungarian Rockabilly bands they won't be able to work together anymore.
That's a crying shame if we see what kind of songs are they created and played.
One great example is this song, the Old Record Machine. This is not a fast and wild rockabilly song, but a slow ballad, but it was probably the most popular song written by the band.
Please forgive me for the audio quality and enjoy the song!

2015. december 7., hétfő

Best 16: Mystery Gang - Wild and Animalistic

This is the beginning of the last round of 2014's best 16. After this round you will see videos from the bands which were most popular in 2015.
One thing is sure. Few weeks left from the Rock and Roll Championship but the Mystery Gang leads it with an unbeatable difference. This means they will be part of  Best 16 series of the next year. Today you can see a video from the band as they play their song Wild and Animalistic on the american car festival in Komárom.

2015. december 5., szombat

2015. december 3., csütörtök

The Jets - Get It On

Another great video about the Jets' last visit in Hungary. Ok, the quality is not so great, but the feeeling!
They play the song Get It On.

2015. december 2., szerda

Black Frogs - Gonna Be Loved

The Black Frogs is a special band from Hungary. The leader is around 16, he plays the guitar while his father is behind the drums.
Their song for today is the Gonna Be Loved. They played it on the famous Hungarian Rock and Roll festival, the Lakeside Weekend.

2015. december 1., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Johnny Knife & His Rippers - Shaking All Over

The Johnny Knife & His Rippers is a powerful international trio. The members are coming from Norway and Germany. Today they will play us the song Shaking All Over.

2015. november 30., hétfő

Best 16: Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons - I Got A Woman

The famous Hungarian Rock and roll festival, the Lakeside Weekend provides us a song for today.
The Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons performs the song I Got A Woman. Enjoy!

2015. november 27., péntek

Best 16: Rockin' RockCats - Jitterbop Baby

The Rockin' RockCats performs almost every year in Komárom on the N.A.A.F. (National American Car Meeting). In 2013 they played the song Jitterbop Baby.

2015. november 26., csütörtök

Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires

Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires had a great gig in the 3RS club near to Reading in April, 2013. Let's see a video fromt he band

2015. november 25., szerda

Naked Truckers - Big Boobs

What kind of objects can be found in a mind of a naked trucker? I'm pretty sure big boobs are among them.
The Hungarian rockabilly band Naked Truckers choosed this title for their song: Big Boobs
They played on the exhibition EMAT (EMAT = Custom build cars and morotbikes) in April this year.

2015. november 23., hétfő

Best 16: Prison Band - My Gal is Red Hot

The Prison Band is singing us today about a red hot girl. She hasn't got money, but she's got something else to offer which makes her a good company: My Gal is Red Hot

2015. november 20., péntek

2015. november 19., csütörtök

The Jets - Millionare Hobo

Today you can see another fantastic video about the Jets concert from Hungary: the Millionare Hobo.
The video was made before the full HD - stereo audio era.

2015. november 18., szerda

Pedro and the Dogboomers - Good Rocking Tonight

The Pedro and the Dogboomers was the guest of the famous autumn Rock and Roll Festival called Wildcat Night. This festival is special, because it is not held in Budapest, but Hatvan, in the countryside.
The band opened the event with the song Good Rocking Tonight.

2015. november 16., hétfő

Best 16: Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol - Ready Teddy

This year we celebrate Elvis Presley's 80th birthday (and Jerry Lee Lewis' as well, by the way). The biggest event in Hungary was the Elvis 80 in the New Orleans Club. The Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol was among the performers, they played the song Ready Teddy as well.

2015. november 13., péntek

Best 16: Hot Road Band - Johnny B. Goode

The Hot Road Band is coming from the poorest part from Hungary. They are the only one Rock and Roll Band of the region which are well known in the country. Today they play us the song Johnny B. Goode from their home venue, the Grizzly Pub.

2015. november 12., csütörtök

The Cruisers - Jailhouse Rock

We return to Singapore! The Universal Studios has some Rocke and Roll shows as well, one of them called the The Cruisers. They sing us the Jailhouse Rock today.

2015. november 11., szerda

Pete Gorilla Band - Put Your Cat Clothes On

Pete Gorilla is well known among the psychobilly fans inside and outride of Hungary. This time he played with his Rockabilly band called Pete Gorilla Band. The event was the fantastic Rock and Roll Evolution III. festival in Budapest.
The song (Put Your Cat Clothes On by Carl Perkins) is a classic one, but really rarely played.

2015. november 9., hétfő

Best 16: The Hepcats - Roots Radical

The Hepcats always played with the fire: they play rockabilly, but they don't reject the punk side of the force. today you can see sometning like this from them. The name of the song is Roots Radical. Enjoy!

2015. november 6., péntek

Best 16: B'15 feat. Nitus - Proud Mary

There is no doubt: The B'15 Rockabilly Band is one of the best on the Hungarian Rock and Roll scene. Today they will perform the song Proud Mary witht he help of Nitus, who is the guest singer.

2015. november 5., csütörtök

Jumpin' Bop - One More Beer

I mentioned it last time that the italina Jumpin Bop don't play any more. The members continue in other bands.
But the video is recorded, it will keep the memory of the band as long as the transistors get power.
Today they will play us teh song One More Beer.

2015. november 4., szerda

Danny Rockabilly and his Clan - Secret Agent Man

Last month the Dürer Rendezvényház in Budapers was eyewitness of a great event. It is Called Rock and Roll Evolution, and this was the third in the row.
Danny Rockabilly and his Clan was not the main performer, but this doesn't mean that their show was not professional.
You can make sure about this if you see how they play the song Secret Agent Man today.

2015. november 3., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Charlie Thompson - I Can't Quit (I've Gone Too Far)

Today Charlie Thompson will play a song for us: I Can't Quit (I've Gone Too Far). The video was recorded on Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend 2013.

2015. november 2., hétfő

Best 16: Redneck Roadkill - Six Days on the Road

The winter is just knocking on our doors, so it would be good to look back to the summer. The biggest event in Hungary regarding the Rock and Roll fans is the Lakeside Weekend.
Redneck Roadkill was among the participants, and they sing us today the song Six Days on the Road.

2015. október 30., péntek

Best 16: Chevromandala - Rip It Up

The Chevromandala Transit Ride has a new name: Peter Andorai and The Graceband. THe name could be different, but the stly is the same: Songs wich was played by Elvis in the 50's. Among them we can fing the Rip It Up as well, wich was played the famous Rocka nd Roll Bar of Hungary, the Amigo Pub.

2015. október 29., csütörtök

Tarso Miller & Svatá Voda - Hey Good Lookin'

Tarso Miller from Brazil was a guest of the Lakeside Weekend this year. He and his fellas, the Svatá Voda played the Hank Willams' song Hey Good Lookin'

2015. október 28., szerda

Forró Rágógumi - No Particular Place To Go

Do you know the movie called Lemon Popsicle? The third episode has a secondary title "Hot Bubblegum". You can hear some Rock and Roll songs in it. Forró Rágógumi, the name of the today's band is coming from here; it means Hot Bubblegum in Hungarian.
They played the song No Particular Place To Go on the famous hungarian Lakeside Weekend.

2015. október 26., hétfő

2015. október 23., péntek

Best 16: Pedrofon - Bim Bam

The today's video is a little bit dark. The reason is that Pedrofon goes underground. From spring to autnum they play at Museum of art (Műcsarnok). On this particular day the outside stage was too windy, so the band went to the ballroom underground - but without proper lights.
I hope their song Bim Bam is till enjoyable.

2015. október 22., csütörtök

Jumpin' Bop - I'm not crazy

I've just got the news recently, tha the italian Rock and Roll band Jumpin' Bop does not exist any more. So this video about the song I'm not crazy count as documentary. Isn't it? :)

2015. október 21., szerda

Metal Daze - Whiskey in the Jar

Today we'll take a trip on the fields of hard rock. The band Metal Daze plays an Irish Folk song Whiskey in the Jar in the Metallica version.

2015. október 20., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Cherry Casino - In Your Arms

Is there any better place than beeing in your arms?
Probably not, but if you would like to know more about the topic, just listen the song by Cherry Casino and The Gamblers: In your Arms.

2015. október 19., hétfő

Best 16: Mystery Gang - Gang Up

The circle is closed. We returned again to the top of the list of best 16 Hungarian Rock and Roll bands.
This means today we can see a video from the Mystery Gang.
Probably even the best one. Many thinks that the song Gang Up is the best rockabilly song from them.

2015. október 16., péntek

Best 16: Duckers - Pink Cadillac

The pinc Cadillac is essential part of Rock and Roll culture. There are few men who would accept a pink car. The only exception is the Cadillac Eldorado from 1959.
Let's see what will say the Duckers for us about a Pink Cadillac.

2015. október 14., szerda

Fog/Doc Band - Highway to Hell

The song, what the Fog/Doc Band will play for us today is not really Rock and Roll. But the roots leads to it, so accept it as an exception for today.
Let's hear the Highway to Hell, which was played on the N.A.A.F. (National american Car Meet) in Monostori Fortress, Komárom, Hungary.

2015. október 13., kedd

Walldorf presents: The Greyhounds

In the sereie where the musicians from Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend plays for us, let me introduce the Greyhounds.

2015. október 12., hétfő

2015. október 9., péntek

Best 16: Rockin' RockCats - Grandaddy's Rockin'

One of the best Hungarian Rockabilly band is the Rockin' RockCats. They entertain the publicum since 1994.
Today they perform the song Grandaddy's Rockin' for us.

2015. október 8., csütörtök

Dinettes - Candyman & My Boyfriend's Back

You can meet the Dinettes if you are visiting Universal Studion in singapore. Ther perform multiple times a day just before Mel's Dtive in.
What can you expect from them? For example Candyman and My Boyfriend's Back.

2015. október 7., szerda

Boka és a Klikk - You're The One That I Want

The band called Boka és a Klikk play us today instrumental version of the famous Grease song You're The One That I Want.
The concert was held on the famous Lakeside Weekend this year.

2015. október 6., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Johnny Horsepower - Big River

The Johnny Horsepower is an excellent cover band from Denmark. Today they'll play for us the song Big River from Johnny Cash.

2015. október 5., hétfő

2015. október 2., péntek

Best 16: Jerry Lee's Rock and Roll Service - Baby I Don't Care

Today you can hear the song Baby I Don't Care from teh hungarian Jerry Lee Lewis cover band the Jerry Lee's Sock and Roll Service.
They played the song in the well known Amigo Bar, Budapest.

2015. október 1., csütörtök

The Jets - Heartbreaker

Do you know the Jets?
No?

Shame on you. This band was nearly as famous as the Stray Cats in their times.
They are really good. Far better than the quality of this video which was made in 2011, before the era of Full HD and stereo microphone. I hope you can still enjoy. The title is "Heartbreaker".

2015. szeptember 30., szerda

Tom White and the Mad Circus - Hillbilly Beat

Tom White is a well known member of the Hungarian Rockabilly scene.
For those who don't know his former (Tom White and his Friends) and current (Tom White and the Mad Circus) band, he's took part in a reality show recently.
For today tehy play the song Hillbilly Beat.

2015. szeptember 29., kedd

2015. szeptember 28., hétfő

Best 16: Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol - My Baby Left Me

Today the Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol plays us the song My Baby Left Me. The band is well known not only in Hungary, but in many countries of Europe. They are invited to several festivals and clubs all over the continent.

2015. szeptember 25., péntek

Best 16: Hot Road Band - C. C. Rider

The Grizzly Pub in Miskolc could be called as hotspot of Rock and Roll of the city.
You can see Rock and Roll, Rockabilly concerts elswhee, but not as often as in the Grizzly.
The local band, Hot Road Band plays there frequently. Today they perform the song C. C. Rider

2015. szeptember 24., csütörtök

Jungle Tigers - Shakin' All Over

The Jungle Tigers is coming from Germany. They were guest on the Lakeside Weekend in 2013. Their song for today is called Shakin' All Over.

2015. szeptember 23., szerda

The Bits - Lady Madonna

Probably the most popular hungarian Beatles cover band is the Bits. At least recently they are on the stage the most.
Today they will perform for us the song Lady Madonna.

2015. szeptember 22., kedd

2015. szeptember 21., hétfő

Best 16: The Hepcats - No Rockin' Shoes

The Hepcats was among the best 16 Hungarian Rock and Roll band. Their emblematic song is called No Rockin' Shoes. Every serious Rock and Roll band has a song about shoes, haven't they?

2015. szeptember 18., péntek

Best 16: B'15 feat. Nitus - Tainted Love

The B'15 Rockabilly Band performs on the Lakeside Weekend Rock and Roll Festival. It's because they are really good or the head of the band is playing in the Prison Band, which is Cactus' band who organize the event. You can decide. :)
Just listen the song Tainted Love and you will see that the first option is true. Guest singer is Nitus from the Nitus and the Rollin' Dice.

2015. szeptember 17., csütörtök

Rhythm Sophie & Combo

The band Rhythm Sophie & Combo is coming from Germany, although the singer, Rhythm Sophie is Hungarian. They was guest on the Lakeside Weekend in 2014.

2015. szeptember 16., szerda

Spanifer Rodeo - Rollin' Dynamite

The Spanifer Rodeo is a new band from Hungary. The band is actually looking for a new singer-leader. Until they are not found the new singer please listen the song Rollin' Dynamite with the old one!

2015. szeptember 15., kedd

2015. szeptember 14., hétfő

Best 16: Redneck Roadkill - Give me All your Lovin'

Here are a video from the band Redneck Roadkill, who are the part of the group Best 16 - The 16 most popular band on Napi Rock and Roll. They song for today is the country version of Give me All your Lovin'. Enjoy!

2015. szeptember 11., péntek

Best 16: Chevromandala - Such a Night

Probably this was the last performanc of the Chevromandala Transit Ride, at least with this name. Things are changing, so the (more or less the same) band is called Peter Andorai and the Grace Band now.
On the last show of Chevromandala on the famous Lakeside Weekend the song Such a Night was also performed.

2015. szeptember 10., csütörtök

Don Diego Trio - Batman Theme Song

The guest of the true international topic for today: Don Diego Trio from Italy. They played on the famous hungarian Lakeside Weekend Rock and Roll festival. They played the Batman Theme Song from Link Wray with great success.

2015. szeptember 9., szerda

Big Kahunas - Walk Don't Run

Although the Surf Music is not so popular in Hungary, like the Rockabilly we can still find some bands, who plays this style.
For example the Mystery Gang, probably the most popular Rockabilly band in Hungary also play some Surf songs, like Walk Don't Run.
Today we will see this songs, but the performer is the Big Kahunas. Their Hawaiian-style name indicates that their main profile is the Surf music.

2015. szeptember 8., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Charlie Thompson - Hello Mary Lou

An Englismen in New York Walldorf.
Charlie Thompson is coming from the cloudy England. He performed the song Hello Mary Lou in 2013, on the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend.

2015. szeptember 7., hétfő

Best 16: Flip, Flop and the Flyers - Jump Jive An' Wail

Today you can see a video from a band which belongs to the group of best 16 Hungarian Rock and Roll, Rockabilly and Country bands regarding the viewers of Napi Rock and Roll Youtube channeol.
This band is called Flip Flop and the Flyers, they are coming from Pécs. The song is the classic Jump Jive An' Wail, which was performed on the famous Hungarian Lakeside Weekend Rock and Roll festival. Enjoy!

2015. szeptember 4., péntek

Best 16: Pedrofon - Sweet Little Sixteen

You probably remember fro the Pedrofon. This Hungarian band plays probaly the most in the country. Sometimes they have 3-4 concerts per week.
During this summer they played on every Monday at the Műcsarnok Terasz. This place is at the entrance of the Fine Art Gallery, Budapest. This show atrcet hundreds of tourist from the Heroe's Square. The song from the guys for today is the Sweet Little Sixteen.

2015. szeptember 3., csütörtök

Tarso Miller & Svatá Voda - To My Hometown

Tarso Miller is coming from Brazil. Hi did an European tour, and the band called Svatá Voda supported him from the background. He performed his own song To My Hometown on the Lakeside Weekend festival in Hungary.

2015. szeptember 2., szerda

Sonny And his Wild Cows - How Much More

Today let's take a walk in the world of Rhythm and Blues! Or leader will be the Sonny And his Wild Cows. They represent the style probably the best in Hungary.
They played the song How Much More on the Lakeside Weekend in 2013.

2015. szeptember 1., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Hillbilly Boogieman

The Hillbilly Boogieman was guest on the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekned in 2013. They style is the country. For me it soundys like early Johnny Cash. Enjoy!

Best 16: Mystery Gang - Wipeout

The Mystery Gang is the most popular Hungarian Rockabilly band if we see the youtube likes. They play the song Wipeout by Surfairs, but with a small extra lyrics. Enjoy!

2015. augusztus 28., péntek

Best 16: Duckers - Turning Tide

Today the teddyboy Rock and Roll band, the Duckers are fighting the strong wind on the Lakeside Weekend Rock and Roll Festival while they are playing the song Turning Tide.

2015. augusztus 27., csütörtök

Jumpin' Bop - Long Blonde Hair

I've just got the sad news about the Italian Jumpin' Bop that the band is no more. They just disbanded.
Theis song for today called Long Blonde Hair.

2015. augusztus 26., szerda

Street Rockers on Lakeside Weekend

There is not too much information about the Hungarian band Street Rockers. THey performed once on the famous Lakeside Weekend festival.

2015. augusztus 25., kedd

Walldorf Presents: The Texabilly Rockets - Hot Rod Race

Hot Rod Race - this is the title of the song for Today. It is a pleasure to watch the beautiful Hot Rods, but it's hard to imagine that there are people who even racing with those.
The Texabilly Rockets from Portugal may have experience in those kind of racing, because they got a song about it: Hot Rod Race.

2015. augusztus 24., hétfő

Best 16: Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons - Cry, Cry, Cry

This video is also not too old. Like Friday the venue is the Amigo Bar, but today the band is the Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons - one of 16 most popular Band of Hungary.
They are specialized for the early classics like Cry, Cry, Cry by Johnny Cash.

2015. augusztus 21., péntek

Best 16: Rockin' RockCats - Oh Boy

Although the band Rockin' RockCats have lots of own songs they still perform classics like Oh Boy by Buddy Holly.
The location is the famous Amigo Bar in Budapest.

2015. augusztus 20., csütörtök

The Jets - Come On Everybody & Something Else

Everybody knows the two songs what you can see here today: Come On Everybody & Something Else.
The special is the prformer. The famous British Jets perfoms these songs. They had a concert in Hungary in 2011. So the video eprfomance is not the best, it was made before the Full HD-stereo age.

2015. augusztus 19., szerda

AB/CD - Jailbreak

For today I've got something special. This song is a little bit harder than an average Rock and Roll what you can see here.
The band AB/CD plays covers. It's easy to figure out that the original performer of the song Jailbreak was the AC/DC. Enjoy!

2015. augusztus 18., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Gerry Lee & The Wanted Men - Last Train to Nagasaki

Our performer for today from the stage of Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend is Gerry Lee & The Wanted Men.
Their song is called Last Train to Nagasaki.

2015. augusztus 17., hétfő

Best 16: Prison Band - Lonesome Wanderer

This is a fresh song by Prison Band! They played it just several weeks ago on the Lakeside Weekend Festival!
They plays really rarely this song which is called Lonesome Wanderer.

2015. augusztus 14., péntek

Best 16: Jerry Lee's Rock and Roll Service - I've got a woman

You could already see the Jerry Lee's Rock and Roll Service in this blog previously. This time they play for us the song I've got a woman by Ray Charles from the Hungarian Rock and Roll festival called Wildcat Night.

2015. augusztus 13., csütörtök

Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires

The Rock and Roll is popular even in the cold England. One example is the Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires who played in the 3RS club near Reading.

2015. augusztus 12., szerda

Roll' Skate Boogie - I've got a Woman

The Roll' Skate Boogie was a Hungarian Rock and Roll band. They don't play together in this form, but most of the band members continues in the band Flying Times.
Today they will sing us the song I've got a Woman from the concert which was organized for 36th anniversary of Elvis' death in Bárka theater.

2015. augusztus 11., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Cherry Casino - I'm Gonna Get Back Home Somehow

Today we return to the famous German Rock and Roll Festival in Walldorf.
The performer is Cherry Casino and his band the Gamblers.
They will play us the song I'm Gonna Get Back Home Somehow.

2015. augusztus 10., hétfő

Best 16: Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol - Fools Fall In Love

Probably the best Hungarian Elvis Tribute band is the Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol, although there are several other bands who wants this title.
Today they will play us the song Fools Fall In Love from the cultural centre of Jászberény, Hungary.

2015. augusztus 7., péntek

Best 16: Hot Road Band - This Cat's On A Hot Tin Roof

The Hot Road Band from Miskolc has a very important role in the region. They are the only Rock and Roll - Rockabilly band, who bring light of Rock and Roll into the darkness. Probably they are not perfect, but they play with heart. This time they perform This Cat's On A Hot Tin Roof by Brian Setzer Orchestra.

2015. augusztus 6., csütörtök

Graham Fenton and the Jungle Tigers - Jerry Lee Lewis Medley

The ex-Matchbox Graham Fenton performed a Jerry Lee Lewis Medley. The Jungle Tigers was the band behind him.
Location? Of Course the famous Hungarian Lakeside Weekend!

2015. augusztus 5., szerda

Live Guitar Project - Wonderful Land

The band called Live Guitar Project plays mostly suf music covers, like the Wonderful Land from Shadows.
The location is the Buick Western Weekend, in Henryx Farm, Császsár.

2015. augusztus 3., hétfő

Best 16: The Hepcats - Automobile

This time the Hepcats sings about automobiles for us. Automobiles are important part of Rock and Roll and rockabilly culture.
It is natutral for every R'n'R group to write a song about cars sooner or later. Let's see how the Hepcats is accomplished this task.

2015. július 31., péntek

Best 16: B'15 - Annie

The band for today is the B'15 Rockabilly Band.
Their concerts are always make the audience crazy. Good example it the following song: Annie.


2015. július 30., csütörtök

Peter Huang and his Frianeds - Orange Colored Sky

This is a very special song. If you listen well, you may realize that there are no drums in the performance although you can hear them. This is no prerecorded drum-set, but the living drum, Peter Huang using beatbox technique. He and his frieneds plays Orange Colored Sky on the Voices Festival, Singapore.

2015. július 29., szerda

Message - Baby Please

For today we got a blues song from the band called Message. They performed the "Baby Please" on the Buick Western Weekend in 2013.

2015. július 28., kedd

100th Post!!! Walldorf Presents: Domestic Bumblebees - Loving Queen

This is the 100th post on the blog! :)
Well, if somebody post a video on every workday it's easy to reach this number.
But let's discuss the today's band, the Domestic Bumblebees. The guys are coming from Stockholm, Sweeden and take tours all across Europe. They playsed on the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend in 2013, there played the song Loving Queen.


2015. július 27., hétfő

Best 16: Fifty's Heaven - Folsom Prison Blues

The Fifty's Heaven returns! Their song for today is the Folsom Prison Blues by Johnny Cash which was performed on the famous Lakeside Rock and Roll Festival.

2015. július 24., péntek

Best 16: Redneck Roadkill - Little Miss Honky Tonk

The Redneck Roadkill gathered fans very quickly in the last 1.5 years, since they were founded.
If we see how they play for exaple the song Little Miss Honky Tonk, there is no miracle in it.

2015. július 23., csütörtök

Jumpin' Bop - That'll be the Day

Unfortunately the italian Jumpin' Bop has disassembled recetly, but they had time to visit Hungary last year, and they had a concert in the best hunarian Rock and Roll bar called Amigo.
They performed the Buddy Holly cover That'll be the Day as well.

2015. július 22., szerda

Machines

The band called Machines is a mysterious one. It is hard to find them. They were guests on the Buick Western weekend in Császár Hungary in 2014.
But one thing is sure: this rock band can play like hell. Check it!

2015. július 21., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Greyhounds

Today you can see the performance of the band Greyhounds on the 2013 Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend.

2015. július 20., hétfő

Best 16: Chevromandala - Fools Fell in Love

The lineup of Chevromandala often changed recently. The band has started with temporary members until the final solution is not found. The final solution is still not yet found. This lineup, what we could see on the Jampec Party 2014, Dunakeszi was never seen again. In spite of this face the performance of Fools Fell in Love is perfect.

2015. július 17., péntek

Best 16: Flip, Flop and the Flyers - Hit the Road, Jack

As almost everything in Hungary, most of the Rock and Roll bands are from Budapest. One exception is the Flip, Flop and the Flyers, who are from the southern city Pécs.
In 2014 they performed the Hit the Road, Jack on the famous Hungarian Lakeside Weekend festival.

2015. július 16., csütörtök

Bloodshot Bill in Budapest

Bloodshot Bill with his the one man show just recetly returned home from Las wegas and now he is redy his net Europen tour.
Some years ago he visited Hungary as well. Let's see how is his show look lie!

2015. július 15., szerda

Oklahoma - The World

Today is Country Day. On the Napi Rock and Roll you can see a country video from the band Summer Jam, while here the Oklahoma will play a song, which is called The World.
Both songs was recorded on the Buick Western Weekend, but the Oklahoma song is from 2014.

2015. július 14., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Cherry Tess - Fifty Seconds

Cherry Tess was the guest of the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend in 2013.
The Domestic Bumblebees was the bacground band for her.
Her song for tuday is Fifty Seconds.

Best 16: Pedrofon - Return to Sender

Maybe the Pedrofon has the most concert in a yerar in Hungary. One of their favourite place is Múzeum Terasz in the museum of fine art, Budapest.
They had a convert on every Monday. Like on that Monday when they played the song Return to Sender by Elvis.

2015. július 10., péntek

Best 16: Mystery Gang - Moon Dance

The Mystery Gang is the most popular rockabilly band in Hungary. Although they made steps toward anoter styles with their latest CDs.
But the song for today proovs why are they so popular: Moon dance

2015. július 9., csütörtök

Jam session - Blue Suede Shoes

Jamming is always i portant part in the Hungarian Lakeside Weekenf Rock and Roll Festival.
Unlike other festivals, most of the musician enjoy it during the 3-4 days.
They also enjoying the chance to jam with member of other bands.
Today we will hear the song Blue Suede Shoes.

2015. július 8., szerda

Papy Blues - Great Balls Of Fire

If you are in Brussles try to find the old man called Papy Blues. He is a famour street performer who sings here the song Great Balls Of Fire. Hope he is ok I haven't seen any video about him recently.

2015. július 6., hétfő

Best 16: Duckers - Trouble

The Duckers played this song (Trouble) in 2013 on the Lakeside Weekend.
This year the Duckers returned to the event, but not to the beach stage, rather to the main stage.

2015. július 3., péntek

Best 16: Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons - Lonesome Train

THe members of the Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons probably not the youngest among the Rockabilly musicians, but the fire of the Rock and Roll can be found in their souls.
If you feel lonely this song could be yours: Lonesome Train

2015. július 2., csütörtök

Beach Boys - Be True to Your School

For today we got a legendary performer.
Although this Beach Boys is not the same Beach Boys which played in the 60's, but it's as close as possible.
The song for today is the Be True to Your School which was performed in Papp László Budapest Sportaréna, on 26th of November, 2014.

2015. július 1., szerda

Best Of - Highway to Hell

The Best Of is a celeb band from Hungary. The members are radio moderators and reporters. Their free time they playing on festivals, like the N.A.A.F. (National American Car Festival) in Komárom, Hungary.
Today you can see from them the well known song Highway to Hell.

2015. június 30., kedd

Walldorf presents: Cherry Casino & Dana - The Lady Loves Me

The Cherry Casino and the Gamblers has a beautiful guest today: Dana.
Together they performed the song The Lady Loves Me. The performance was so successful that they have to repeat it. The year is 2013.

2015. június 29., hétfő

Best 16: Rockin' RockCats - Honey Don't

Today the Rockin' Rockcats returns in the serie "Best 16".
The location is the well-known Amigo Rockabilly Pub, where the band plays the song Honey Don't.

2015. június 26., péntek

Best 16: Prison Band - That's Allright Mama

One of the oldest Hungarian Rockabilly band has returned.
The Prison Band plays a song from Elvis today: That's Allright Mama.

2015. június 25., csütörtök

Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires - Blue Days Black Nights

Let's go back to the sunny land of England!
Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires entertained the audience in the 3RS club near to Reading.
Blue Days Black Nights was played by the band among others.

2015. június 24., szerda

Gesarol - Blue Suede Shoes

Gesarol is a hungarian rock band whi plays cover songs.
Today they will perform the solng called Blue Suede Shoes.
They was guest of the biggest american car fetival of Hungary in Komárom, the Monostori Fortress.

2015. június 23., kedd

2015. június 22., hétfő

Best 16: Jerry Lee's Rock and Roll Service - Wild One

The Jerry Lee's Rock and Roll Service this time plays us the song called Wild One.
If you think the audience is strange I can tell you this phenomenon is usual in Budapest on the weekends.
This is just another British bachelor party. :)

2015. június 19., péntek

Best 16: Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol - Jailhouse Rock

We have already met with Ed Philips and his band, the Memphis Patrol.
Today they will sing us the Jailhouse Rock by Elvis.
This will be an easy job for them, because Elvis's songs is their main profile.

2015. június 18., csütörtök

The McGowns

What a surprise! The weather was very windy when the McGowns performed in Lonodon, near to the London Eye.
The prtformance was full with energy. This guys need more attention!

2015. június 17., szerda

Miklós Fenyő - Why Don't You Love Me (Like You Used To Do)

Miklós Fenyő is the Hungarian Rock and Roll. He is like Elvis: there was nobody before him. At least in Hungary.
He performs mainly his own songs, but in this video he sings a cover: Why Don't You Love Me (Like You Used To Do) by Hank Williams. Twice.
In between he also sings in Hungarian his most famous song called Csavard fel a Szőnyeget.

2015. június 16., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Ray Campi - Caterpillar

Nowadays it is harder and harder to find somebody who was active during the goldean eera of Rock and Roll.
Ray Campi is one of them, and today he will play us the song called Caterpillar.
He was a guest of Wallrdorf Rock and roll Weekend in 2013.

2015. június 15., hétfő

Hot Road Band - Rock This Town

The Hot Road Band represents the minority of the Hungarian Rockabilly bands who are not Budapest Based.
The hometown of the band is Miskolc, which has struggeld a lot after fall of the communism in 1990.
That's why their mission (making local people happy with power of Rock and Roll) is especially important. The city needs some rock, and the band is ready Rock this Town.

2015. június 12., péntek

Best 16: Takáts Tamás Blues Band - Immigrant song

The Takáts Tamás Blues Band probably the best Hungarian blues band, but not the blues is the only genre what they like.
If they are in the mood they even play Led Zeppelin songs, like the Immigrant Song in the following video.
The location is Rock Randevú, Budapest.

2015. június 11., csütörtök

Mel's Dinettes - Mr. Postman & Rock and Roll Medley

Today we take our luggage and travel to Singapore! There is a fantastic place called Universal Studios.
You can find there the restaurant called Mel's Drive-in from the movie American Graffity.
The group Mel's Dinettes looks like waitress in Mel's Drive-in, but they won't bring you a hamburger. Rather they sing some rock and roll songs for you like Mr Postman.

2015. június 10., szerda

Obergalla Kapelle - Let's Twist Again

Today you've got something really special. In Hungary you can find several people with German or Austrian origin.
Those people try to keep their culture and they have got own folk bands.
One of them is called Obergalla Kapelle. The band plays not only german folk songs, but some twist -if it's needed.
Let's see how can they perform the song Let's Twist Again.

2015. június 9., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Mystery Trio

Today we'll see a video from the brazilian Mystery Trio. They were guest of the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend in 2013.
Enjoy!

2015. június 8., hétfő

Best 16: The Hepcats - Automobile

The Hepcats is probably the best amateur rockabilly band in Hungary.
Today they will sing us about a new Chevrolet. The title is Automobile.

2015. június 5., péntek

Best 16: B'15 feat. Nitus - Truck Drivin' Man

The B'15 Rockabilly Band is one of the most popular bands in Hungary.
Today they will perform us a classic country song called Truck Drivin' Man. Nitus is the guest singer, who discovered this song for the Hungarian fans with her previous band.

2015. június 4., csütörtök

Graham Fenton and the Jungle Tigers feat. Riki - Gunning for the Dog

We all know now Graham Fenton and the Jungle Tigers. But who is Riki who is playing with the band in this video?
Yes, he is Hungarin, he is the guitarist of the band Black Frogs, and he was just 15 as he played together with the Matchbox-vetran musitian.
We were lucky to see this touching moment on the famous hungarian Lakeside Festival.

2015. június 3., szerda

Party Dance Band - I'm Walkin

Nice Try.
Probably that could be the best expression for the song which is coming today.
The Party Dance Band is not belongs to the group of popular Rock and Roll bands. They entertain the guests of a restaurand on the calm Római part, the famous promenade by the Danube.
They play lots of different songs among them you can find the I'm Walkin too.

2015. június 2., kedd

Walldorf presents: Cherry Casino and the Gamblers

We alreafy know Cherry Casino, who was guest on a hungarian Rock and Roll festival in Eger.
The style what he is playing is more Rhythm and blues than Rock and roll but we like it.

2015. június 1., hétfő

Best 16: Fifty's Heaven - Keep A-Knockin

Today the Fifty's Heaven returns for a song. They played Keep A-Knockin on an american car meeting in Lurdy Ház mall, Budapest.

2015. május 29., péntek

2015. május 28., csütörtök

The Cruisers - Four Seasons Medley

We're heading back to Singapore, to the Universal Studios!
The local boygroup, the Cruisers will sing us a Four Seasons medley today!

2015. május 27., szerda

Casino Black - All Shook Up

The Casino Black is a hungarian Rock and Roll Band. The members are well experienced. They are woring on their new CD currently.
Today they present us the song All Shook Up by Elvis.

2015. május 26., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Johnny Horsepower - Johnny Cash Mix

The first video on the International Napi Rock an Roll was a Johnny Horsepower song.
Today we return with aniother song from the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend (which was actually held on this weekend). The video is about a medley of Johnny Cash songs.

2015. május 25., hétfő

Best 16: Chevromandala Transit Ride - Ready Teddy

The Chevromandala Transit Ride was founded recently, they just intruducet themselves for the very first time on the Rock and Roll festival Lakeside Weekend.
THeis song for today is the Ready Teddy. Enjoy!

2015. május 22., péntek

Best 16: Flip, Flop & the Flyers - Wanderer

The Flip, Flop & the Flyers from Pécs, Hungary belongs to the best 16 Rock and Roll Bands of Hungary.
Today they will play us the Wanderer from the Rock and Roll festival Lakeside Weekend.

2015. május 21., csütörtök

Jumpin' Bop - Bottle to the baby

The itaéian Jumpin Bop has made a short tour in Hungary.
They had a concer in the Amigo bar, Budapest.
They played teh song called Bottle to the baby.

2015. május 20., szerda

Smith & Wessons - Rock This Town

Smith & Wessons is a hungarian Rockabilly band. They play standards from Elvis to Stray Cats, and of corse Hungarian classics too.
Today you'll see the song Rock this town from the band, I'm pretty sure you already know it.
THe location is the well known hungarian Rock and Roll festival, the Lakeside Weekend.

2015. május 19., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Keytones - Shake Your Hips

The Keytones from England has returned to the pages of Napi Rock and Roll!
The name of the song is Shake Your Hips.

2015. május 15., péntek

Best 16: Mystery Gang - Sometimes I Feel Like a Rockabilly Star

The best 16 bands of Hungary in 2014 were just presented.
Of course we still have enough video to present. Today we start the round again with the Mystery Gang.
THeis classic rockabilly song has a very long title: Sometimes I Feel Like a Rockabilly Star.
Enjoy!

2015. május 14., csütörtök

The Jets - Doo Wop Medley

We were lucky in 2011: The famous british Jets visited us in Hungary!
They played not only rockabilly, but a Doo Wop medley as well.

2015. május 13., szerda

Tom White and his Friends - Something's Wrong With My Radio

Tom White and his Friends unfortunately does not exists in this form. The leader of the band left it and found another band called Tom White and the Mad Circus (see video soon).
Meanwhile all the other nmembers of the band founded a new one: the Skullcrush. This was done only recently so, there is no video from the guys. Yet.
Let's see the good old times and the song Something's Wrong With My Radio. Warning: it was made before the Full HD era! :)

2015. május 12., kedd

2015. május 11., hétfő

Best 16: Duckers - Rockin at the wild bounce

The laset member of the Hugarian best Sixteen Club is the Duckers.
The guys appeared on Rockabilly concerts at the mid-00s. They liked the atmosphere, so they decided to create an own band.
This band is called the Duckers.
In 2014 it was so popular, that they mnaged to reach the 16th position of the Napi Rock and Roll's Rock and Roll Championship.
The donfg for today is Rockin at the wild bounce.

2015. május 8., péntek

Best 16: Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons - Good Rockin' Tonight

The Crazy Cat and the Blue Moons not really represents the youngest generation of Hungarian Rock and roll scene, but they are always ready to fill the dancefloor.
That's why they were infited to the famous Hungarian Rock and Roll festival, the Lakeside Weekend.
They played the Good Rockin' Tonight on the event.

2015. május 7., csütörtök

Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires - Say Mama

Today we are going back to England, but this time we don't stop in London. We are heading to Reading, to the 3RS club, where some years ago Bernie Woods & the Forest Fires made a gig.
They play Sam Mama among other songs.

2015. május 6., szerda

Nemcsak Berry - I shot the Sherrif

The name of the band is a pun in Hungarian. Nemcsak roughly means not only. At the beginning the band played mostly Chuck Berry songs, and this is where the name "Nemcsak" points.
The Nemcsak Berry has own songs too, but today I present a cover: I shot the Sherrif.

2015. május 5., kedd

Walldorf Presents: Fabulous Daddy

The Fabulous Daddy is coming from Italy. THe band was guest on tje Walldorf Rocvk and Roll Weekend in 2013.

2015. május 4., hétfő

Best 16: Rockin' RockCats - Oh Boy

The Rockin' RockCats is based in Hatvan. The name of the citiy means the distance from the capital: 60 kilometers.
Here live the guys who organize the WildCat Night festival frm year to year.
Members of this rockabilly band are not too young, but their momentum equals to a band of youngsters.
Today they present us a Buddy Holley song: Oh Boy!

2015. május 1., péntek

Best 16: Prison Band - Heavy Tool Guy

The Prison Band is one of the oldest Rockabilly band in Hungary. The leader called Cactus was member of the legendary Rock and Roll band, the Cadillac.
Heavy Tool Guy is the name of the song for today which can be found on the new CD of the band.
Probably you can recognize the location: the Kuplung ruin pub of Budapest

2015. április 30., csütörtök

The McGowns street performance in London

The english nation ruled the seas several hundred years ago, so the wind is the best friend of english people.
Although the wind is NOT the best friend of the cameraman, who tries to take a video about the street performance of the english band McGowns in London.
These three young people showed us at the bank of the Thames what is Rock and Roll.

2015. április 29., szerda

Nyughatatlan - I got Stripes

The Nyughatatlan was the Hungarian title of the famous Johnny Cash film. That1s why this band choosed this as a name.
The band is playing mostly Johnny Cash Songs on the highest level.
They perfomed the song I got Stripes on the Wildcat Night, which is the biggest Rock and Roll festival in the countryside after the Lakeside weekend.

2015. április 28., kedd

Walldorf presents: Go Getters

The Go Getters is a famous swedish Rock and Roll Band, probably you already know their best song, the No Heart to Spare.
This time I present you a song from the Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend.

2015. április 27., hétfő

Best 16: Jerry Lee's Rock and Roll Service - Little Queenie

The next band on our best 16 list is the Jerry Lee's Rock and Roll Service. Probably you can figure out their speciality is Jerry Lee Lewis.
But they play many other songs as well. The backbone of the band is Jerry Lee Bence who is playing on the piano, and he can perfectly reproduce Jerry Lee Lewis' style on the instument.
The song for tuday is called Little Queenie, which was played in the Kuplung club, Budapest.

2015. április 24., péntek

Best16: Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol - Burning Love

The Ed Philips and the Memphis Patrol is probable the best Elvis tribute band in Hungary. THe singer, Ed Philips was a finalist in the First European Elvis contest in Blackpool.
Probably you remember, when I mentioned some weeks ago that most the best Hungarian Rock and Roll and Rockabilly bands are "supergoup". This is true for this band too.
Ed was a solo singer,as we could see him mostly, but the other members were well known fro everybody.
They have a special military style which reminds us Elvis' military years in Germany.
today we'll see a late Elvis song, the Burning Love in the Memphis Patrol style!

2015. április 23., csütörtök

True International: Jumpin' Bop - One More Beer

One more beer? Who can say no for this question? The Italian Jumpin' Bop tells us the story behind.
They take a tour in 2014 in Hungary, and they also visited the famous Hungarian Amigo Rockabilly club as well.

2015. április 22., szerda

Group'n'Swing - Feeling Good

The Group'n'Swing is probably the best swing big band of Hungary.
FRom year to year they participate the co ntest clled "the song" which is entry room for the European Song Contest.
In the following song they perform the song Feeling Good, and you can decide whether they are really good or not.

2015. április 21., kedd

Walldorf presents: Charlie Thompson - Got a Lot o' Livin' to Do

Charlie Thompson is an english Rockabilly player, who is influenced by the early Sun Studion sound.
In 2013 he ws also a guest on the famous Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend, and presented us -among many others- the song Got a Lot o' Livin' to Do.

2015. április 20., hétfő

Best 16: Hot Road Band - Johnny Got a Boom Boom

Hungary is very centralized country.
It's true for the Rock and Roll And Rockabilly life as well.
There are only few bands who are living on the countryside. The Hot Road Band is coming from Miskolc, the former industry capital of Northeast Hungary.
They have very important role to keep the Rockabilly lifestile in the region, because otherwise the local people won't be able to attend these kind of concerts.
All the band members are professional musician, but only Krisztián, the guitar player are playing on his own instuments. The other members are playing classic musing in their private life.
Let's hear the Imelda May song Johnny Got a Boom Boom in their interpretation!

2015. április 17., péntek

Best 16: Takáts Tamás Blues Band - Born to be wild

The Takáts Tamás Blues Band is the best blues band in Hungary.
They recently celebrated their 25th Birthday. This wideo was made 5 years ago (before the age of stereo microphone, image stabilizer and HD resolution) on the 20th birthday.
They show us how the Born to be wild sounds in blues style.

2015. április 16., csütörtök

Jungle Tigers - Peter Gunn Theme

Today our guest is the Jungle Tigers from Rüsselheim, Germany.
They played the Peter Gunn Theme on the Hungarian festival called Lakeside Weekend.

2015. április 15., szerda

Wild Rhythm Smokers - Johnny B. Goode

The Wild Rhythm Smokers was a young band which unfortunately does not working any more.
After 2,5 years the members decided to stop playing together.
So this video can be an important memory for the future :)
The song for today: Johnny B. Goode. Enjoy the show!

2015. április 14., kedd

Walldorf Presents: The Mystery Trio

The Walldorf Rock and Roll Weekend can brings us bands who barely had a chance to play in Europe.
Good example is the Mystery Trio, who are coming from Brazil.
Question for today: What is the title of the song?

2015. április 13., hétfő

Best 16: The Hepcats - Burning Jukebox

I could't call the hungarian Hepcats as professional band. For all the band members has another job to make the living. But they are very professional for amateurs.
This band mostly plays own songls. They wrote songs about most of the topics which are popular in rock and roll and rockabilly songs.
They got songs about girls and shoues. In this case let's see a video about an automobile!

2015. április 10., péntek

Best 16: B'15 feat. Nitus - I Want You To Want me

The B'15 Rockabilly Band plays a special kid of music. They call it Truckabilly, because the band leader is a former truck driver and this fact has a huge effect on the setlist.
Some special song gets into their Rockabilly World, like the I Want You To Want me wich was performed on the famous Lakeside Weekend.
The guest singer is Nitus from the former Nitus and the Rollin' Dice.

2015. április 9., csütörtök

Rhythm Sophie & Combo - It Hearts Me Too

This is a true international team. The vocalist, Rhythm Sophie is from Hungary, and the band (called "Combo") behind her is from Germany.
That's the reason, why they could drink the mandatory work protection liquid (beer) so fast at the beginning of the video.  :)
The band was guest on the famous Hungarian Lakeside Weekend.

2015. április 8., szerda

Killin' Candy - Second Solution

The Killin' Candy is not a traditional Rock and Roll or Rockabilly band. They rather play psychobilly. They are young, but motivated and talented. :)
For the fans of psychobilly: Second Solution from the famous Hungarian Lakeside Weekend!

2015. április 7., kedd

Cherry Casino and the Gamblers - Return to Sender

Walldorf presents Cherry Casino and the Gamblers.
On 2013 Walldorf Weekend, after cancellation of a live show the band accept to jump in with an Elvis show.
One of the song wich was played in this extra show was the Return to Sender.
Please Welcome Cherry Casino and the Gamblers!

2015. április 6., hétfő

Best 16: Fifty's Heaven - Folsom Prison Blues

Let's celebrate the Easter with the Fifty's Heaven.
This band is part of the best 16 hungarian Rock and Roll, Rockabilly band.
They play Johnny Cash as well, in this case the Folsom Prison Blues.

2015. április 3., péntek

Best 16: Redneck Roadkill - Westbound and Down

Most of the Hungarian Rock and Roll and Rockabilly band has a history. Only few of them are created by freshmen who hasn't played in other bands before.
If we call Cream as "Supergroup", because the memers had played in successful bands befor they joined to Cream we can call most of the Hungarian bands in this scene as "Supergroup".
For example most of the band members of Redneck Roadkill played together in the Nitus and the Rollin' Dice (See the post from Wednesday) while other members are played together in the Big Fat Chubby & The Swamp Buster.
Now they play country and working on their first CD.
Today I choosed a cover, but they got own english songs as well. Probably next time! :)

2015. április 2., csütörtök

Graham Fenton and the Jungle Tigers - Shakin' All Over

Do you know Graham Fenton? No, not the football player but the rockabilly musician.
Yes, that one. He is the lead vocalist of the English band Matchbox since 1977.
In 2013 he was the foreigner guest of the biggest Hungarian Rock and Roll and Rockabilly festival, the Lakeside Weekend.
The bad behind him is the Jungle Tigers, who had an own concert on the festival.
You will see them here as well.

2015. április 1., szerda

Nitus and the Rollin' Dice - Truck Drivin' Man

If we would like to find the reason why the Nitus and the Rollin' Dice can't be found in the group of Best 16 we shozuld consider that the band is disbanded.
This is really sad, because this ban was among the best Hungarian Rockabilly band.
The members are fortunately continuing in other bands.
The song for tuday is a true country song in rocabilly style.
Enjoy!

2015. március 31., kedd

Walldorf presents: Keytones - Mr. Sandman

Let's see a next video from the great Walldorf Rock and Roll weekend!
Today the Keytones from the UK will play for us. The song is the well known Mr. Sandman.

2015. március 30., hétfő

Best 16: Chevromandala - Long Tall Sally

Let's continue our serie about the best 16 bands of Hungary!
Our band for today is Chevromandala Transit Ride. The band is quite new, but as usual, the members have lots of experience.
The main profile of the band is Elvis Presley, but all the standads are played.
The song what you can find below is the Long Tall Sally by Little Richard.



2015. március 27., péntek

Best 16: Flip, Flop & the Flyers - Rumble in Brighton

Flip, Flop & the Flyers is one of the best Hungarian Rock and Roll band from Pécs city. The band just became 5 years old, but the members are very experienced and talented.
Today we can sea and hear the Rumble in Brighton from the band.
The location is the famous Hungarian Rock and Roll festival the Lakeside Weekend.

2015. március 26., csütörtök

The Cruisers - Isn't She Lovely

In the Universal Studios Singapore you can find the copy of Mel's in diner from the movie American Grafity.
They provide shows for the Rock and Roll fans. One of them is the band called the Cruisers.
Today they will sing us the song Isn't She Lovely.