069‘The Ultimate 1950’s Hot Rod Album’ USA Car Songs Vol 1 – DL069

Released: 6th December 2010, Download Only

The car plays and essential part in the history of the USA and goes hand in hand with the development of 1950’s Rock ‘n’ Roll. Just when the music upped the tempo so the Hot Rod emerged. People started to customised their old motor vehicles, adding and taking away parts, tuning engines and creating their very own unique speedsters. Here we have an exciting selection of some great high octane Rockers for your delectation – Warning: If you listen to it in your car- keep an eye out for the Cops and Speed cameras!

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TRACKS PRESS
  1. Big Green Car – Jimmy Carroll 1958
  2. Race with the Devil – Gene Vincent & his Blue Caps 1956
  3. Rocket 88 – Jackie Brenston 1951
  4. Hot Rod Race No3 – Bob Williams 1951
  5. Brand New Cadillac – Vince Taylor 1959
  6. Hardtop Race – George Stogner 1953
  7. Cadillac – Bo Diddley 1959
  8. Hot Rod Lincoln – Charlie Ryan & the Timberline Riders 1959 check
  9. You Can’t Catch Me – Chuck Berry 1956
  10. Hot Rod Shotgun Boogie No 2 – Tillman Franks 1951
  11. Thunberbird – Sonny Burgess 1958
  12. Down the Line – Buddy Holly & Bob Montgomery 1955
  13. Hot Rod Baby – Rocky Davis 1959
  14. Hot Rod Rag – Paul Westmoreland 1954
  15. Ford & Shaker – James Gallagher 1959
  16. Hard Top Race – Merrill Moore 1953
  17. Drag Race – Don Pearly 1958
  18. Take a Ride with me- Johnny Redd 1959
  19. Devil’s Hot Rod – Johnny Tyler 1955
  20. Message from James Dean – Bill Hayes 1956
  • ‘Splendidly lives up to it’s hi-octane billing. After a few plays, it will surely hotwire your heart’ Tim Peacock, Whisperin’ & Hollerin’, Dec 2010
  • ‘Jumpin’ jalopies regaled in song, from an era blissfully unaware of Top Gear’ Fred Dellar, MOJO, Jan 2011