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  1. Johnny And The Hurricanes A: Reveille Rock B: Time Bomb: Warwick USA: M ST: 3 Nov 7" 1: Johnny And The Hurricanes Johnny And The Hurricanes Featuring Red River Rock A1: Red River Rock A2: Storm Warning B1: Joy Ride B2: Bam Boo: Warwick USA: EX EP: 3: Johnny And The Hurricanes A: The Beatnik Fly B: Sand Storm: Warwick USA.
  2. Johnny and the Hurricanes were an American instrumental rock and roll band from Toledo, Ohio, United States. They specialized in adapting popular traditional melodies into the rock idiom, using organ and saxophone as their featured instruments. Between and , the group had a number of hits in both the US and the UK, and the band developed a following in Europe.
  3. Johnny And The Hurricanes Profile: Instrumental rock & roll band formed in in Toledo, OH, USA and disbanded in after the death of founder and bandleader Johnny Paris aka John Pocisk, the only constant member of the band.
  4. Based in Toledo, OH, and led by saxophonist Johnny Paris, the Hurricanes had virtually nothing in common with the reverb-drenched California surf sound, favoring instead a sort of raw, ragged frat-house R&B that was somewhat reminiscent of Junior Walker. This two-disc collection has everything you need, starting with the group's first hit, 's scorching "Crossfire," and two unlikely .
  5. JOHNNY AND THE HURRICANES. The peak in popularity for Toledo, Ohio instrumental band Johnny and the Hurricanes was relatively short, spanning about two years from to '61, though many long-term fans were gained during that time. As good as the quintet's best selling singles were, most of those loyal followers agreed they weren't necessarily the best saxophonist Johnny Paris and company had.
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Collection on Discogs.3/5(2).
  7. It was after Johnny went across the pond and the band wasn’t too happy with the way things were going. I remember Bobby telling me they just got back from playing with the Beatles and he was referring to the earlier performance in / Lots of illegal bootlegs were keeping Johnny and the Hurricanes music, and videos, off the internet.
  8. Johnny And The Hurricanes - The Legends Of Rock - London Records - LS /, London Records - LS /1, London Records - LS /2.
  9. Although the instrumental rock & roll of Johnny & the Hurricanes prominently featured an organ, the group's sound was entirely distinct from that of Dave "Baby" Cortez, another high-profile organ rocker of the '50s. The Hurricanes specialized in instrumental rock & roll adaptations of old songs, sometimes changing the title in the process. For example, in their hands "When the Saints Go.

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