Showing posts from April, 2008

The Original Blind Boys Of Alabama !

I've been born again Woof. Thanks for the comments. To balance out all this evil, here's some boogie-hoochy-koo-gospel ! Led by founding member Clarence Fountain, the rest of the blind boys of alabama currently consists of Eric McKinney, George Scott, Caleb Butler, Johnny Field, Jimmy Carter, Joey Williams, Donald Dillion and Aubrey Blount. From their inception in the 1930s, when all were boys, the group's members turned their blindness into their chief selling point, and in fact, all members of the group except one are blind. They began singing when all were students at the Talladega Institute for the Deaf and Blind in Alabama, but didn't begin recording until 1948. In 1950, after the death of one of their members, the group renamed themselves simply the Blind Boys of Alabama. Anyway, they didn't enjoy widespread success until 1988, when they starred in an Obie Award-winning Broadway show, and more recently, recording with Jam hero Ben Harper. Hallelujah ! The Bli

A Bloody Evil Party Mix, Part 2 !

Howdy dear readers ! Good news ! To celebrate the launch of my new music website , here's a new bloody evil party mix ! Of course, bravo Ol'Nick for the hard work ! Ready ? GOOOOOOOO !!!! Rev Frost Presents… A Bloody Evil Party Mix, Part 2 ! (61 :15) 01. The Ventures - Fuzzy And Wild 02. The Cramps - The Most Exalted Potentate Of Love 03. Big Maybelle - Whole Lot-ta Shakin' Goin' On 04. La Lupe – Fever 05. The Space Cossacks - The Cossack 06. Elvis Presley - Adam And Evil 07. The Hombres - Let It All Hang Out 08. Chubby Checker – Misirlou 09. Lue Cazz - The Walk 10. The Devils - The Devil Dance 11. Evil Interlude 12. Solomon Burke – Stupidity 13. Dean Carter – Fever 14. Tom Waits & John Lurie – River Of Men 15. Elvis Presley - Thanks To The Rolling Sea 16. Rudy Greene - Juicy Fruit 17. The Blacksheep - Baa-Baa 18. The Four Lads - Istanbul (Not Constantinople) 19. Johnny Kid & The Pirates – Feelin’ 20. Orchestra Lautarii - Joc De Nunta 21. Frankie Vaughan – Gre

Yeah !!!

To my dear partner in crime, HAPPY BIRTHDAY Missus FROST !!!! Screamin' Jay Hawkins : * I'm Your Man * Arthur Lyman : * Love Dance * Sam Cooke : * Sugar Dumpling * Gene Stacks : * I Know My Baby Loves Me * Cui Ping: * This Precious Night * Lost John Hunter And The Blind Rats : * Cool Down Mama * Louis Prima : * Fever (Vocal, Sam Butera) * Spencer Davis Group: * I Can't Get Enough Of It * Aretha Franklin : * Soulville * Harvey And Doc With The Dwellers : * Oh Baby ! * And thanks for keeping me alive all this time !

Joe Medwick !

Yeah ! Too lazy to write this week ! Follow the link, and while you’re there, visit the great Sir Shambling’s great website ! Meanwhile, enjoy the great ol’ Joe Medwick ! Joe Medwick : * Hip Shakin' Mama * * After Hour Man * * I Came A Long Ways *

The Rock-A-Teens !

The Rock-A-Teens were a youthful sextet from Richmond, Virginia, led by Vic Mizelle (vocals, guitar). The other members were Bobby "Boo" Walke (guitar), Bill Cook (guitar), Eddie Robinson (sax), Paul Dixon (bass) and Bill Smith (drums). They first opened for business during 1956 as high school band Boo Walke & the Rockets. In 1959 they auditioned for George Donald McGraw, who owned a record shop in Salem, Virginia, and a record label, Mart Records, to which Mickey Hawks was contracted at the time. McGraw was impressed by the boys' own composition "Rock-A-Teen Boogie", a falsetto-refrained instrumental with one of rock's first midtune drum solos. Retitled "Woo-Hoo", it came out on Doran 3515 (a subsidiary of Mart) in August 1959. These first pressings on Doran credited the Rock-A-Teens as the writers of "Woo Hoo". However, none other than Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith sued the group for plagiarism, much to the confusion of the

No April's Fool

Hello dear readers, A lotta people asked me what this April's fool would be this year, and hell no, there will no April's fool this year after all I've been through last year. It's a serious blog godammit. Best, Rev. Frost Rev. Tom Frost : * It's A Serious Blog Godammit *