Bongo Herbert - DEMO flac album
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For the similarly titled album by Mental As Anything, see Espresso Bongo. Paul Scofield played Johnny, a slimy, small-time music promoter and talent scout who notices teenage girls going crazy for the singing and bongo playing of talentless and seemingly idiotic Herbert Rudge (played by James Kenney). With Johnny's help, Bongo rockets to stardom.
He changes his name to Bongo Herbert and soon gets him a record deal and a relationship with an ageing American singing sensation Dixie (Yolande Donlan). However, Bongo soon realises that his 50/50 contract with Johnny is not as great as he thought it was, and breaks from Johnny's contract with help from Dixie as Bongo is a minor. Director Val Guest engaged Kenneth MacMillan to choreograph the strip-club dancers who appear in the film. Struggling at Shepperton Studios to get them to dance and sing to playback at the same time, MacMillan complained, "It's the simplest routine. In January 1960, an EP made up of all the Cliff Richard and the Shadows' tracks from the album was released. On the tenth of March, Record Retailer published the first UK EP Chart with Expresso Bongo topping the chart. Prior to this, the EP had also made the UK Singles Chart reaching number 1. .
The demo songs were mono mixed by Harrison, with copies given to each Beatle. The general public first heard them in the late 1980s as part of the Lost Lennon Tapes radio series, and 23 had entered general circulation by the early 1990s. I just realized that I've got a really good bootleg tape – demos we made at my house on an Ampex 4-track during The White Album. George Harrison Musician magazine, early 1990s. Work began on the album on 30 May at EMI Studios, Abbey Road. We are going in with clear heads and hoping for the best
Cliff Richard as Bongo Herbert keeps a rather low profile but he gets to sing a few songs at least. The nudity in the movie is quite surprising though. For instance, there are a few strip club scenes in which the dancers only wear what is absolutely necessary. The Re-Release shows some stardom scenes regarding Bongo Herbert and the success of his album. Uncut: 55 sec Re-Release: 26 se.
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Henri Herbert is a piano-playing phenomenon, one of the best and most sought after boogie woogie blues piano men in the world. The former pianist of the mighty Jim Jones Revue now blazes his own trai.The Live at the Gypsy Hotel album, by Henri and his band the Fury was one of the best of last year. But as well as recording and touring with them – a full-on piano-led power-trio, with who he sings – he is still doing dates and releasing music as a solo, Boogie Woogie instrumentalist. Tour dates for both are below)
Listen to Bongo Rock from Bert Weedon's Guitar Boogie Shuffle Best for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Bert Weedon OBE (born Herbert Maurice William Weedon on10 May 1920; died 20 April 2012) was an English guitarist and composer whose style of guitar playing was popular and influential during the 1950s and 1960s. View full artist profile.
- Bass – Glenn Riley
- Drums – Seymour Koblin
- Guitar, Backing Vocals – James Hartley
- Organ – Joel Axler
- Vocals, Piano, Backing Vocals – Bongo Herbert