Time for a bit of Swamp Pop, with Johnnie Allan performing Chuck Berry’s Promised Land.
Here’s a nice little 2 part film: Rod Bernard and Cajun Rock ‘n’ Roll…. Here’s Rod Bernard’s breakthrough swamp-pop tune, This Should Go on Forever. And Part II of the documentary… Allons Danser Colinda featured Johnny and Edgar Winter! Shake Rattle & Roll. The… Read More
The poor boy is on the line, and the promised land is coming. Here’s swamp pop king Johnnie Allan with Belton Richard playing some excellent accordion…. As much as I love the way those guys did up Promised Land, it isn’t my fave swamp… Read More
Ever have a song sneak into your head which you actually haven’t heard in a really long time? That happened to me today. I’ve known the song for many many years but I can’t remember the last time I heard it. It’s by Rufus Jaganeaux… Read More
This morning, let’s celebrate the music of swamp pop master Johnnie Allan. Here’s La Bague Qui Brille. Mr. Allan is best known for his killer version of Promised Land, the Chuck Berry tune. Crank this one up loud. The accordion solo on this one is… Read More