SALE
Zurück
Vor
Zurück zur Übersicht
  • Ab 55 € versandkostenfrei (innerhalb DE)
  • DHL Versand - Auslieferung auch Samstags
  • Über 60.000 Artikel direkt ab Lager lieferbar.

Guy Mitchell Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)

Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)
 
 
 
Benachrichtigen Sie mich, wenn der Artikel lieferbar ist.
 
 

Artikel-Nr.: 45COL40877

Gewicht in Kg: 0,000

 

Artikel derzeit nicht verfügbar, Lieferfristen von bis zu 2-3 Wochen sind zu erwarten. (soweit verfügbar beim Lieferanten - kann aber auch schneller gehen)

10,00 € *
 
 

Guy Mitchell: Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)

Original 45rpm record on the 'Columbia' label from 1957
 

Songs

Guy Mitchell - Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm) Medium 1
1: Rock-A-Billy  
2: Hoot Owl  

 

Artikeleigenschaften von Guy Mitchell: Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)

  • Interpret: Guy Mitchell

  • Albumtitel: Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)

  • Artikelart 7inch

  • Genre Rock

  • Plattengröße Single (7 Inch)
  • Geschwindigkeit 45 U/min
  • Record Grading Excellent (EX)
  • Erscheinungsjahr 1957
  • Label COLUMBIA

  • SubGenre Rock - Rock'n'Roll

  • EAN: 4000127813893

  • Gewicht in Kg: 0.000
 
 

Interpreten-Beschreibung "Mitchell, Guy"

Guy Mitchell

Guy Mitchell (born Albert Cernik in Detroit in 1927) certainly belongs on this collection. A popster of the first magnitude, his life story and career in music from 1950-1960 are documented on Bear Family's Heartaches ByThe Number (BCD 15454). Mitchell's career was crafted and shaped to perfection by the folks in charge at Columbia Records: Mitch Miller and Ray Coniff. His sessions were tightly choreographed, from the choice of songs to the sound of his vocals and the backing style. Good natured, upbeat, sing-along music for a ‘50s, lobotomized, Father Knows Best culture. The formula was never so obvious as Mitchell's take on Marty Robbins' Singing The Blues. Somehow Mitchell and leader Ray Coniff found good-natured joy in what began life as a tale of woe. In Mitchell's hands the song unaccountably brought a smile to your face.

The track we have selected is one of his rare missteps. In March 1957 the word 'rockabilly' was everywhere, spurred into the public's consciousness by the success of Elvis Presley and a host of others in his wake. Other than getting the title right, the song understands little of what the genre was all about. The band features five guitar players, including New York stalwarts Billy Mure and Al Caiola. No matter. To listen to this song, you'd think rockabilly was some kind of demented dance craze. It's not clear what Elvis or Gene Vincent have to do with do-see-do, fee-dlee-dee, or mountain juice, but that's what's being sold here with a good-natured sing-along feeling. To its credit, the track is fine for dancing. As they used to say on 'American Bandstand,' "It's got a good beat and you could dance to it."

The dilemma posed by this track is something we encountered on 'They Tried To Rock: The Hillbillies' as well (BCD 17359, 17406). A lot of these folks were singing about people who rocked. They sometimes had a quaint, outsider's view of what was going on in the inner circle. They depended on clichés and mythology to inform their lyrics. Guy Mitchell coarsened his voice but that's about all he could do here, short of refusing to sing. Purists might argue, "The song never should have been recorded. It was a piece of junk and somebody should have known better." Pragmatists could quote Luigi Creatore: "A good record is one that sells." This one went to #10 on the charts and stayed there for 17 weeks. In any case, Marty Robbins was furious at Mitch Miller for bringing in popsters to cover his country hits. Would Marty have recorded this song?

Here's a rule of thumb: rockabilly songs don't usually use (or need to use) the word 'rockabilly.' Of the thousands of songs in the tape archives at Sun Records, only one comes to mind that used the word and, wisely, Sam Phillips didn't issue it.

Guy Mitchell Heartaches By The Number
Read more at: https://www.bear-family.de/mitchell-guy-heartaches-by-the-number.html
Copyright © Bear Family Records

 
Presseartikel über Guy Mitchell - Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)
Kundenbewertungen für "Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)"
 
Bewertungen werden nach Überprüfung freigeschaltet.
Schreiben Sie eine Bewertung für den Artikel "Guy Mitchell: Rock-A-Billy b-w Hoot Owl (7inch, 45rpm)"
 
 
 
 
 
 

Die mit einem * markierten Felder sind Pflichtfelder.

 
 
Hollies, The: Beat Group...

Inhalt: 1.0000

26,95 € *

Hollies, The: Hear! Here!...

Inhalt: 1.0000

26,95 € *

Cochran, Eddie: A Legend In...

Inhalt: 1.0000

17,95 € *

Presley, Elvis: Back In...

Inhalt: 1.0000

45,95 € *

Baker Selection,...: Fly Away...

Inhalt: 1.0000

7,95 € *

Polecats, The: Rarities -...

Inhalt: 1.0000

16,95 € *

Matchbox: Riding The...

Inhalt: 1.0000

6,95 € *

Hemenex...: Mekonium...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,95 € *

Cifer, Lou & The...: Rock! Bop!...

Inhalt: 1.0000

17,95 € *

Presley, Elvis: She's Not...

Inhalt: 1.0000

9,95 € *

Presley, Elvis: Tryin' To...

Inhalt: 1.0000

9,95 € *

Various Artists: At The...

Inhalt: 1.0000

194,95 € *

Presley, Elvis: Elvis Sings...

Inhalt: 1.0000

8,50 € *

Cifer, Lou & The...: CollecTed! (CD)

Inhalt: 1.0000

16,95 € *

Cifer, Lou & The...: Welcome To...

Inhalt: 1.0000

16,95 € *

Presley, Elvis: The Number...

Inhalt: 1.0000

29,95 € *

Presley, Elvis: My Baby Left...

Inhalt: 1.0000

10,00 € *

Presley, Elvis: Golden...

Inhalt: 1.0000

19,95 € *

Berry, Chuck: Chuck Berry...

Inhalt: 1.0000

10,00 € *

Berry, Chuck: Rock And...

Inhalt: 1.0000

7,50 € *

Berry, Chuck: Jo Jo Gun -...

Inhalt: 1.0000

7,50 € *

Berry, Chuck: School Days...

Inhalt: 1.0000

7,50 € *

Berry, Chuck: Roll Over...

Inhalt: 1.0000

7,50 € *

Berry, Chuck: Little Marie...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,00 € *

Berry, Chuck: Carol -...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,00 € *

Berry, Chuck: No...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,00 € *

Wolfe, Richard: The Girl In...

Inhalt: 1.0000

25,00 € *

Dodds, Malcolm: Tremble b-w...

Inhalt: 1.0000

65,00 € *

Kalender - Calendar: 1986 -...

Inhalt: 1.0000

19,95 € *

Various: The Western...

Inhalt: 1.0000

17,95 € *

Beatles, The: She Loves...

Inhalt: 1.0000

35,00 € *

Burnette, Rocky: Rockabilly...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,95 € *

Various: Rockabilly...

Inhalt: 1.0000

39,95 € *

Various: It's A...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,95 € *

Hallyday, Johnny: Johnny...

Inhalt: 1.0000

99,95 € *

Various: The Complete...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,95 € *

Various: Rockabilly...

Inhalt: 1.0000

17,75 € *

Various: Rockin'...

Inhalt: 1.0000

9,95 € * Statt: 14,95 € *

Various: Jingle Bell...

Inhalt: 1.0000

29,90 € *

Matchbox: Babe's In...

Inhalt: 1.0000

5,00 € *

Crazy Cavan & The...: The Real...

Inhalt: 1.0000

15,95 € *

Greased Lightning: You Gotta...

Inhalt: 1.0000

14,95 € *

 
 
Zuletzt angesehen