Johnny and The Hurricanes
Red Rivers Rockin' Geese & Beatnik Flies (2-CD)
The late 1950s and early '60s were the golden era for Rock 'n' Roll instrumentals, and Johnny & The Hurricanes were at the forefront of the boom.
They enjoyed widespread international popularity with the unmistakable sound on Johnny Paris's rasping sax and Paul Tesluks's searing Hammond organ.
This double-disc collection gathers all of their singles - A & B sides - released between 1959-61, plus three LPs in their entirety.
Features all of their hits, including Crossfire, Red River Rock, Reveille Rock, Beatnik Fly, Down Yonder, Rockin' Goose and Ja-Da, along with many of their lesser-known tracks.