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.