Sunday, April 04, 2010


I was rummaging through YouTube looking for clips of Eddie Cochran when I found this little trove of live Gene Vincent from the early 1960s. This is dynamite stuff, but kinda hardcore and mildly demented, and will probably make more sense if you’ve had previous exposure to Gene and the bop that just won’t stop.

Click here for Baby Blue
Click here for Be Bop A Lula
Click here for Say Mama
Click here for Rocky Road Blues
Click here for Long Tall Sally

1 comment:

Peter L. Winkler said...

I think he's the direct inspiration for Timothy Carey's rock singer's theatrics in his film The World's Greatest Sinner.