Second and final installment in the 'Rockin' With The Krauts' mini-series on Bear Family.32 tracks from 1956-1967 - German Rock 'n' Roll in it's pure form, including twist rockers, Madison rockers, jivers, beat rockers and Rock & Roll instrumentals.The second part is about such exotics as Wolfgang Sauer with his great version of For You My Love, Ted Hiller's version of Memphis, Tennessee, which really slams, and... German dancing queen Marika Rökk, who delivers a rocker you would never have expected her to do!Great cover versions and interpretations of U.S. originals such as Caldonia, Nag, Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On, Devil In Disguise and Runaway.Besides rather unknown musicians like John Dattelbaum, Lutz Dietmar, Little Gerhard, Emanuel & Leon Ardy's Hit-Cockers, Jack Finey & The Pralins, there are fine rockers from popular stars like Bill Ramsey, Rex Gildo, Billy Mo, Ralf Bendix, Werner Müller and even Marika Rökk, which you would never have expected from these performers!Part 2 also highlights the swinging side of the '50s - three titles with definite right to be included!Many original singles are sought after, hard to find and often very expensive!Six tracks officially on CD for the first time!Notes by Roland Heinrich.Please, note: German language liner notes!The Krauts Are Rockin' - how come they had let them continue, even? 'Hail, Hail Rock' n' Roll - Deliver Me from the Days of Old,' Chuck Berry had cried out to the skies, and he really struck a chord with numberless kids in reactionary postwar Germany.While the church, law enforcement, and the politically backward tried to end this hedonistic and hellish hullabaloo with nasty tricks and by brute force, a distinct krautsy variant of rock & roll developed, nevertheless. Musicians and composers alike were especially fond of the twist, mostly ignoring other US dance fads. Thank goodness, German ditty mongers might have come up with a 'Wattenscheid Watusi'.
Second and final installment in the 'Rockin' With The Krauts' mini-series on Bear Family.32 tracks from 1956-1967 - German Rock 'n' Roll in it's pure form, including twist rockers, Madison rockers, jivers, beat rockers and Rock & Roll instrumentals.The second part is about such exotics as Wolfgang Sauer with his great version of For You My Love, Ted Hiller's version of Memphis, Tennessee, which really slams, and... German dancing queen Marika Rökk, who delivers a rocker you would never have expected her to do!Great cover versions and interpretations of U.S. originals such as Caldonia, Nag, Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On, Devil In Disguise and Runaway.Besides rather unknown musicians like John Dattelbaum, Lutz Dietmar, Little Gerhard, Emanuel & Leon Ardy's Hit-Cockers, Jack Finey & The Pralins, there are fine rockers from popular stars like Bill Ramsey, Rex Gildo, Billy Mo, Ralf Bendix, Werner Müller and even Marika Rökk, which you would never have expected from these performers!Part 2 also highlights the swinging side of the '50s - three titles with definite right to be included!Many original singles are sought after, hard to find and often very expensive!Six tracks officially on CD for the first time!Notes by Roland Heinrich.Please, note: German language liner notes!The Krauts Are Rockin' - how come they had let them continue, even? 'Hail, Hail Rock' n' Roll - Deliver Me from the Days of Old,' Chuck Berry had cried out to the skies, and he really struck a chord with numberless kids in reactionary postwar Germany.While the church, law enforcement, and the politically backward tried to end this hedonistic and hellish hullabaloo with nasty tricks and by brute force, a distinct krautsy variant of rock & roll developed, nevertheless. Musicians and composers alike were especially fond of the twist, mostly ignoring other US dance fads. Thank goodness, German ditty mongers might have come up with a 'Wattenscheid Watusi'.
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Format: CD
Label: BEAR FAMILY
Rel. Date: 06/18/2021
UPC: 5397102176425

Rockin' With The Krauts: Real Rock 'n' Roll / Var
Artist: Rockin' With The Krauts: Real Rock 'n' Roll / Var
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1. Paul Würges ; Seine Rocking All Stars - Die Boys Und Ihre Babies
2. Bill Ramsey - Caldonia
3. Lutz Dietmar - Rock-A-Beatin' Boogie
4. Emanuel ; Leon Ardy's Hit-Cockers - Kissin' King
5. Oliver Twist ; the Happy Twistlers - Steiler Zahn (Nag)
6. The Gisha Brothers - Sie Ist Das Schönste Girl
7. Ted Hiller - Memphis, Tennessee
8. John Dattelbaum - Mädchenschreck (Runaway)
9. Bob Gerry - Hallo, My Baby
10. Ted Herold - Crazy Boy
11. Little Gerhard - Versprich Mir Nichts
12. Marika RÖKK - Eine Party Bei Mir
13. Wolfgang Sauer - for You My Love
14. Lutz Dietmar - Rock Baby, Rock
15. Werner Müller ; Die Woo-Hoos - Woo-Hoo
16. The Rattles - Betty Jean
17. Harry GLÜCK - So Ein Komisches Gefühl
18. Jack Finey - Schade Um Die Rosen
19. Rex Gildo - Liebe Kälter Als Eis (Devil in Disguise)
20. The Pralins - Jumpin' Run
21. Mama Betty's Band - Die Liebesmedizin (Love Potion No. 9)
22. Billy Sanders - Du Hast Soviel Sex-Appeal
23. Little Gerhard ; His Swedish G-Men - Shake, Baby, Shake (Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' on)
24. Billy Mo - Fräulein Gerda
25. Stefano Twins - Crazy Baby (Double Talk)
26. Gerd Böttcher - Deine Roten Lippen (Petry in Motion)
27. The Moon Riders - Moon Dance
28. The Cry'n Strings - Bu Bu Bi Du
29. Ted Herold - Hey Little Girl (Wheew)
30. Bill Ramsey - Big Fat Mama
31. Frank Olsen - Bist Du Noch Mein Baby (Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby)
32. Ralf Bendix - Heute Geh' Ich Nicht Nach Hause

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Second and final installment in the 'Rockin' With The Krauts' mini-series on Bear Family.32 tracks from 1956-1967 - German Rock 'n' Roll in it's pure form, including twist rockers, Madison rockers, jivers, beat rockers and Rock & Roll instrumentals.The second part is about such exotics as Wolfgang Sauer with his great version of For You My Love, Ted Hiller's version of Memphis, Tennessee, which really slams, and... German dancing queen Marika Rökk, who delivers a rocker you would never have expected her to do!Great cover versions and interpretations of U.S. originals such as Caldonia, Nag, Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On, Devil In Disguise and Runaway.Besides rather unknown musicians like John Dattelbaum, Lutz Dietmar, Little Gerhard, Emanuel & Leon Ardy's Hit-Cockers, Jack Finey & The Pralins, there are fine rockers from popular stars like Bill Ramsey, Rex Gildo, Billy Mo, Ralf Bendix, Werner Müller and even Marika Rökk, which you would never have expected from these performers!Part 2 also highlights the swinging side of the '50s - three titles with definite right to be included!Many original singles are sought after, hard to find and often very expensive!Six tracks officially on CD for the first time!Notes by Roland Heinrich.Please, note: German language liner notes!The Krauts Are Rockin' - how come they had let them continue, even? 'Hail, Hail Rock' n' Roll - Deliver Me from the Days of Old,' Chuck Berry had cried out to the skies, and he really struck a chord with numberless kids in reactionary postwar Germany.While the church, law enforcement, and the politically backward tried to end this hedonistic and hellish hullabaloo with nasty tricks and by brute force, a distinct krautsy variant of rock & roll developed, nevertheless. Musicians and composers alike were especially fond of the twist, mostly ignoring other US dance fads. Thank goodness, German ditty mongers might have come up with a 'Wattenscheid Watusi'.



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