Monday, July 18, 2022

Before They Were Beatles - Episode 11: Rocking The Casbah

Before They Were Beatles
Episode 11: Rocking The Casbah

It’s late 1959 and The QuarryMen have a new gig, but not for long, while Ringo continues to rock the joint with The Hurricanes. The Quarry Men transform into The Moondogs and John gets persuasive with his friend Stuart.

The music heard in this episode includes:
  • The Quarrymen - In Spite of All The Danger 
  • Acker Bilk & The Paramount Jazz Band - Ackers Away
  • Rory Storm & The Hurricanes (feat Ringo Starkey) - Something Else 
  • Buddy Holly - It’s So Easy / Think It Over / Rave On / Words of Love
  • The Hollies - Bus Stop 
  • Billy Fury - Don’t Jump
  • Freddie & The Dreamers - You Were Made For Me

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