Johnny & The Hurricanes

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Red River Rock 02:11 Tools
Beatnik Fly 02:09 Tools
Reveille Rock 02:26 Tools
Sheba 02:07 Tools
Crossfire 02:24 Tools
Rocking Goose 01:52 Tools
Buckeye 02:11 Tools
Sandstorm 02:15 Tools
Down Yonder 02:08 Tools
Rockin' Goose 01:52 Tools
You Are My Sunshine 37:09 Tools
Red River Rock - Rock Version Of 'Red River Valley' 02:18 Tools
High Voltage 02:24 Tools
Cyclone 02:08 Tools
Time Bomb 01:52 Tools
Corn Bread 02:07 Tools
Ja-Da 02:08 Tools
Bam-Boo 02:19 Tools
Thunderbolt 02:08 Tools
Hot Fudge 02:13 Tools
Lazy 02:12 Tools
Red River Rock - Original 02:09 Tools
The Hungry Eye 02:14 Tools
Traffic Jam 37:15 Tools
Storm Warning 35:46 Tools
Revival 37:09 Tools
Joy Ride 02:33 Tools
Happy Time 02:12 Tools
Rockin' T 01:58 Tools
Walkin' 02:49 Tools
Catnip 02:16 Tools
Travelin' 02:14 Tools
Like Rock 37:15 Tools
Sand Storm 02:17 Tools
Come On Train 37:15 Tools
Bye Bye Blackbird 02:11 Tools
San Antonio Rose 37:09 Tools
Milk Shake 02:46 Tools
Old Smokie 02:18 Tools
Beatnick Fly 02:13 Tools
The "Hep" Canary 02:08 Tools
Sheik of Araby 37:15 Tools
Miserlou 37:09 Tools
Mr. Lonely 37:09 Tools
Cut Out 02:05 Tools
Bamboo 02:24 Tools
Kaw-Liga 37:15 Tools
Rockin' Goose - Bonus Track 02:02 Tools
Strange 02:25 Tools
Minnesota Fats 02:33 Tools
Milkshake 02:44 Tools
Rough Road - Original 02:19 Tools
James Bond Theme 02:20 Tools
Rock-Cha 02:33 Tools
Molly-O 37:09 Tools
Cross Fire 02:27 Tools
The Kid 37:15 Tools
Rough Road 37:15 Tools
Rockin Goose 01:52 Tools
Rock Cha 02:27 Tools
The Hep Canary 02:07 Tools
Cutout 02:00 Tools
The Hungry Eye - Alternate Version 02:00 Tools
Salvation 02:15 Tools
Teensville Tonight 37:09 Tools
Johnny & The Hurricanes - Red river rock 02:09 Tools
Beanbag 02:13 Tools
Jada 02:08 Tools
Bam Boo 02:19 Tools
The James Bond Theme (Dr. No) 02:21 Tools
Priceless Possession 02:29 Tools
Bean Bag 02:10 Tools
Shakin' All Over 02:24 Tools
Tom'S Tune 01:47 Tools
Oh Du Lieber Augustin 02:18 Tools
Mister Irving 37:09 Tools
Corn Pone 02:25 Tools
Guitar Boogie Shuffle 02:39 Tools
Rockin' Goose - Original 01:49 Tools
Tall Blonde 02:33 Tools
Farewell Farewell 02:55 Tools
Red River Rock - Re-Recorded 02:08 Tools
Home Baby 01:48 Tools
Red River Rock (Instrumental) 02:12 Tools
Whatever Happened to Baby Jane 37:15 Tools
You Are My Sunshine - Original 02:13 Tools
Crossfire (feat. Johnny Paris) 02:26 Tools
Money Honey 02:38 Tools
Molly 37:09 Tools
Rockin' "T" 02:04 Tools
Farewell, Farewell 02:55 Tools
Green Onions 02:04 Tools
Down Yonder - Original 02:08 Tools
Reveille Rock (feat. Johnny Paris) 02:27 Tools
Red River Rock (feat. Johnny Paris) 03:14 Tools
Like... Rock 37:15 Tools
Crossfire - Original 02:08 Tools
Down Yonder - Bonus Track 00:30 Tools
Joyride 02:31 Tools
High Voltage - Original 02:04 Tools
The Time Bomb 01:52 Tools
Like Weird 02:14 Tools
It's A Mad Mad World 02:05 Tools
Kaw Liga 37:15 Tools
Greens And Beans 37:15 Tools
Rockin' 46:44 Tools
Red River Rock (Rock Version of 'Red River Valley') 02:18 Tools
Shadows 37:15 Tools
Cornbread 02:13 Tools
Corn Bread - Re-Recorded 02:26 Tools
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 02:22 Tools
Réveille Rock 02:22 Tools
Salvation - Bonus Track 01:48 Tools
Revival - Original 02:26 Tools
Buck Eye 02:26 Tools
Old Smoke - Original 02:26 Tools
She's Gone 02:26 Tools
The Dribble Twist 02:45 Tools
What Ever Happened To Baby Jane 02:22 Tools
Walking - Original 02:26 Tools
Ja-Da - Original 02:05 Tools
Rock-A-Long 02:26 Tools
Rocking T 01:56 Tools
Crossfire - Re-Recorded 02:30 Tools
That's All 01:55 Tools
Red River Rock - Johnny and The Hurricanes 01:56 Tools
Walking With Mr. Lee 01:56 Tools
Rough Road (feat. Johnny Paris) 01:55 Tools
Saga of the Beatles 02:20 Tools
031 - Johnny & the Hurricanes - Red River Rock 01:56 Tools
Molly O 02:20 Tools
Tall Blonde - Bonus Track 02:14 Tools
California Here I Come 02:21 Tools
Walking 02:49 Tools
The Hurricane 02:55 Tools
Ten Little Indians 02:09 Tools
Red River Rock - Johnny & The Hurricanes 02:27 Tools
You Can't Sit Down 03:05 Tools
Minnesota Fats (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Johnny And The Hurricanes - Red River Rock 02:30 Tools
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? - Remastered 2015 01:51 Tools
Red River Rock (Remastered) 02:25 Tools
Miserlou - Bonus Track 02:25 Tools
Caravan 03:14 Tools
Reveille Rock - Remastered 2015 02:27 Tools
Red River Rock - Re-Recording 02:25 Tools
Mr. Lonely - Bonus Track 02:07 Tools
Travellin' 03:27 Tools
Reveille Rock - Re-Recorded 02:27 Tools
Sand Storm - Bonus Track 02:09 Tools
Red River Rocks 02:49 Tools
The Psychedelic Worm 02:20 Tools
Revielle Rock 02:21 Tools
The Beatnik Fly 02:09 Tools
Rebel Rouser 00:00 Tools
Introduction: Horst Fascher 00:32 Tools
Smange 02:27 Tools
Bam 02:21 Tools
Redriver Rock 02:30 Tools
Goofus 02:18 Tools
The James Bond Theme (Dr No) 02:30 Tools
Crossfire (feat. Red River Rock) 02:17 Tools
What 02:22 Tools
Tall Blond 02:30 Tools
Marty's Party 02:30 Tools
Roll Over Beethoven 03:27 Tools
Tennesville Tonight 02:26 Tools
Red River Rock - 1960 02:30 Tools
Sandstorm - Johnny & The Hurricanes 00:30 Tools
Red River Rock (Digitally Remastered) 02:14 Tools
Mr. Irving 37:09 Tools
Buckey 02:30 Tools
Polly wolly 02:30 Tools
Oh du lieber Augustin (1963) 02:30 Tools
Red River Rock (Re-Recorded Version) 00:30 Tools
Red River Rock (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Reveille Rock - Rock Version Of 'Army Bugle Call Reveille' 03:24 Tools
Strange - Bonus Track 02:05 Tools
Sheik Of Araby (Rerecorded) 00:00 Tools
レッド・リバー・ロック 02:30 Tools
Red 02:11 Tools
Red River Rock '67 02:01 Tools
Beat 02:30 Tools
Cameron 02:30 Tools
Beatnik Fly - Re-Recorded 02:12 Tools
Red River Rock Studio 02:20 Tools
Red River Rock (1959) 02:02 Tools
Johnny And The Hurricanes - Crossfire 02:24 Tools
Du Liegst Mir Im Herzen 03:24 Tools
Time Bomb (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Rocking Goose (Bonus Track) 02:01 Tools
James Bond Theme (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Beatnik Flie 02:10 Tools
Ja-Da - Bonus Track 02:10 Tools
LIKE...ROCK 02:10 Tools
Beatnik Fly (Fragment) 02:23 Tools
Johnny & The Hurricanes / Red River Rock 02:14 Tools
Cat Nip 02:14 Tools
Whatever Happened to Baby Jane - Bonus Track 02:09 Tools
Sandstorm (1960) 00:30 Tools
Beanbags 00:30 Tools
Molly - O 37:09 Tools
C'est Si Bon 02:22 Tools
Do You Love Me 06:01 Tools
Go Johnny Go 03:24 Tools
Mister Lonely (Rerecorded) 00:00 Tools
Mule Rock 02:01 Tools
Beatnik Fly (Re-Recorded Version) 02:01 Tools
Because I Love Her (Atila) 02:01 Tools
Jay Dee's Boogie Woogie 02:41 Tools
Rockin´ goose 02:01 Tools
Jungle Walk 02:36 Tools
Red River Rock (instr.) 02:22 Tools
Hucklebuck 02:22 Tools
reveille rock (remastered) 02:36 Tools
Sheeba 02:02 Tools
Jah-Da 00:00 Tools
Minnesota Fats - Bonus Track 00:00 Tools
Reveile Rock 02:25 Tools
Minesota Fats 02:14 Tools
Sand Storm (Rerecorded) 02:11 Tools
James Bond Theme - Bonus Track 02:14 Tools
The Third Song 02:02 Tools
Walkin' - Re-Recorded 02:41 Tools
Johnny & The Hurricanes: Red River Rock 02:41 Tools
The Beatnick Fly 02:05 Tools
Milk Shake - Remastered 2015 02:11 Tools
Du, Du liegst mir im Herzen 02:13 Tools
Poor Boy 02:22 Tools
Toms Tune 02:22 Tools
Mashed Potatoes 02:30 Tools
Let's Twist Again 03:39 Tools
Green and Beans 02:30 Tools
Little Rock 02:30 Tools
Reveille Rock - Remastered 02:30 Tools
Bye, Bye Blackbird 02:02 Tools
Sheba (USA) 02:11 Tools
Knock Out 01:47 Tools
Rockin' T' 02:02 Tools
Old smokey 01:47 Tools
Tweedlee Dee 02:25 Tools
Timebomb 02:25 Tools
Guitar Boogie 01:47 Tools
Revelie Rock 02:31 Tools
Johnny and The Hurricanes - Beatnik Fly 02:12 Tools
Johnny And The Hurricanes - Reveille Rock 02:38 Tools
Beating Fly 02:27 Tools
Joy Ride (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Buckeye (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Jade 02:21 Tools
Minnesota Fats - Remastered 2015 02:14 Tools
Sheer 02:21 Tools
Honky Tonk 02:47 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Rebel Rouser 02:25 Tools
Red River Rock (Johnny & The Hurricanes) 02:25 Tools
Johnny & The Hurricanes / Reveille Rock 02:25 Tools
Jambalaya 02:25 Tools
Beaynik Fly 02:07 Tools
You Are My Sunshine 02:25 Tools
Jimmy Cracked Corn 02:11 Tools
Red River Rock=Johnny and the Hurricanes 02:11 Tools
Red River Valley 02:09 Tools
Johnny And The Hurricanes 02:31 Tools
Tweedle Dee 02:09 Tools
Time To Rock 02:25 Tools
Rockin' "T" - Remastered 2015 02:27 Tools
After Midnight 02:25 Tools
Bam - Boo 02:21 Tools
The "Hep" Canary - Remastered 2015 02:27 Tools
Molly-0 02:14 Tools
Sheik of Araby - Bonus Track 02:14 Tools
Réveille rock 02:27 Tools
Red Rock River 02:11 Tools
San Antonio Rose - Bonus Track 02:11 Tools
Red river rock.wmv 02:14 Tools
Beatnick Fly - Johnny And The Hurricanes 02:07 Tools
Smage 00:30 Tools
La Bamba 02:48 Tools
Black & Blue 02:14 Tools
Cherry Pie 02:14 Tools
Jimmy Cracked Corn And I Don't Care 02:14 Tools
Beatnik Fly - Remastered 02:14 Tools
Farewell, Farewell (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Thunderbolt (Rerecorded) 37:09 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Minnesota Fats 37:09 Tools
Rockin'T 37:09 Tools
Miserlo (Rerecorded) 02:27 Tools
Summer Holiday 02:27 Tools
Corn Pome 02:27 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Happy Time 02:12 Tools
Money Honey (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Catnip 02:27 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Milkshake 02:27 Tools
Du Liegst Mir Im Herzen - Remastered 2015 02:14 Tools
Reveille Rock (Rock Version of 'Army Bugle Call Reveille') 02:27 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Goofus 02:27 Tools
Ja-Da - Remastered 02:27 Tools
Farewell, Farewell - Bonus Track 02:27 Tools
Catnip - Remastered 2015 01:47 Tools
Reveille Rock (Stereo) 02:27 Tools
Red River Rock - 1959 02:12 Tools
Johnny And The Hurricanes / Red River Rock 02:27 Tools
Beatnik FLY (Johnny And The Hurricanes) 02:12 Tools
Johnny & the Hurricanes 02:26 Tools
Sheik of Araby - Remastered 2015 01:51 Tools
Sheeba (Blavat Opening Theme) 01:51 Tools
Crossfire [1959] 02:27 Tools
San Antonio Rose - Re-Recorded 02:48 Tools
Rockin´goose 01:52 Tools
You Are My Sunshine - Re-Recorded 01:51 Tools
Forty Days 04:34 Tools
Down younder 01:51 Tools
Revival - Bonus Track 01:51 Tools
Red River Rock (Re-Recorded) 01:51 Tools
Because I Love Her 01:51 Tools
Beatnk Fly 02:14 Tools
A Red River Rock 02:14 Tools
Strawberries 02:14 Tools
Bam-Boo (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Red River Rock (Johnny And The Hurricanes) 02:09 Tools
Salvation (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Cyclone (Rerecorded) 02:14 Tools
Lazy - Re-Recorded 02:09 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Lazy 02:14 Tools
It's A Mad Mad Mad World 02:05 Tools
You Are My Sunshine (Alternate Version) 02:14 Tools
Hound Dog 02:09 Tools
Storm Warning (Remastered) 02:09 Tools
Midnight 02:14 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Kaw-Liga 02:14 Tools
Johnny and the Hurricanes - Jimmy Cracked Corn 02:14 Tools
Red River Roc 02:09 Tools
River Red's Rock 02:09 Tools
Green and Beans - Bonus Track 02:09 Tools
Llike Rock 02:14 Tools
Crossfire - Remastered 02:14 Tools
Red River Rock - 59 02:14 Tools
The Huckle Buck 02:09 Tools
Tom' Tune 01:47 Tools
Cyclone - Remastered 2015 01:47 Tools
Buckeye - Re-Recorded 01:47 Tools
Let There Be Drums 02:21 Tools
Like …Rock 01:51 Tools
Reveille Rock (Johnny And The Hurricanes) 01:51 Tools
Like..Rock 01:51 Tools
Down Yonder - Re-Recorded 01:51 Tools
R 01:51 Tools
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Johnny and the Hurricanes were an American instrumental rock and roll band from Toledo, Ohio, that had a number of hits, especially in the UK, in the 1950s and early 1960s. They began as the Orbits in Toledo in 1957. Led by saxophonist Johnny Paris (born John Matthew Pocisk in Walbridge, Ohio, 29 August 1940 - 1 May 2006, Ann Arbor, Michigan), they were school friends who played on a few recordings behind Mack Vickery, a local rockabilly singer. They signed with Harry Balk and Irving Micahnik of Twirl Records, which led to national engagements in 1959. Johnny and the Hurricanes recorded "Crossfire" in a vacant cinema to provide echo. It became a nationwide U.S. hit, and ranked No. 23 in the U.S. chart in the summer of 1959. Johnny and the Hurricanes followed with "Red River Rock", an instrumental version of "Red River Valley", on Warwick Records, that became a top ten hit on both sides of the Atlantic (No. 5 in the U.S., No. 3 in the UK), and sold over a million copies. The musicians in the band then were Paris on saxophone, Paul Tesluk on a Hammond Chord organ, Dave Yorko on guitar, Lionel "Butch" Mattice on bass, and Bill "Little Bo" Savich on drums. They specialised in versions of old tunes with a rock and roll beat. They chose these songs because they were well recognized and easier to accept with the beat. Tunes were credited to 'King, Mack' and usually one other name: King and Mack were in fact pseudonyms for Harry Balk and Irving Micahnik, the band's managers. In 1960, they recorded the United States Army bugle call, "Reveille", as "Reveille Rock", and turned "Blue Tail Fly" into "Beatnik Fly". Both tunes made the Top 40 achieving number 15 and 25 respectively. The band also recorded "Down Yonder" for Big Top Records. In the same year, they recorded "When The Saints Go Marching In" as "Revival", but it ranked in the charts for just one week, peaking at No. 97. The record was flipped over in the UK, where "Rocking Goose" reached No. 3 in the UK Singles Chart. The band developed a following in Europe. In 1962, they played at the Star-Club in Hamburg, where the Beatles, then a little-known band, served as an opening act. Johnny and the Hurricanes cut records until 1987, with "Old Smokie" (their cover of "On Top of Old Smokey"), and an original tune, "Traffic Jam", both on Big Top Records, being their last releases to chart in America. Johnny Paris, the only constant member of the band, continued to tour with his Hurricanes in Europe and the United States until his death. He had an uncle, a realtor, in Rossford, Ohio, Johnny's home town, who owned a building on the main street and offered Johnny's first wife, Sharon Venier-Pocisk, space for an antique shop. When not on the road he helped out with the antique shop and vending machine business as payment for the store front for his first wife. Johnny Paris and his band toured Europe occasionally until the end of 2005. He died on 1 May 2006 at the University Clinic of Ann Arbor, Michigan, of hospital-borne infections after an operation. Paris's second wife and widow, the German journalist, novelist and vocalist Sonja Verena (Reuter) Paris, took over his business (Atila Records, Sirius 1 Music and Johnny and the Hurricanes Incorporated) and the rights to his songs and trademarks. Paris claimed that over 300 musicians played in the band in its fifty-year existence. The band inspired the song "Johnny and the Hurricanes" on the album How I Learned to Love the Bootboys, by the band the Auteurs. They were also namechecked in the Kinks' 1973 song "One of the Survivors", and in "Bridge in Time" on the 1990 Burton Cummings album Plus Signs. Drummer Bill "Little Bo" Savich died on 4 January 2002. Bassist Lionel "Butch" Mattice died on October 16, 2006. Guitarist David Yorko died on 17 February 2017 at the age of 73. Read more on User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.