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Reverend Organdrum / Hi-Fi Stereo
Album:Hi-Fi Stereo Collection:General
Artist:Reverend Organdrum Added:01/2008
Label:Yep Roc Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-02-10 Pull Date:2008-04-13 
Week Ending:13 Apr30 Mar2 Mar17 Feb
Airplays:1231

 Recent Airplay
1.Apr 12, 2008:New World Disorder
Experiment In Terror
4.Mar 01, 2008:public noize racket
Can't Be Still, Moovin' N' Groovin'
2.Mar 29, 2008:New World Disorder
Time Is Tight
5.Feb 29, 2008:Noise for your soul
Night Train
3.Mar 28, 2008:New World Disorder
Night Train
6.Feb 12, 2008:The Wonder Girls Cry You A River
James Bond Theme

Album Review
Sadie O.
Reviewed 2008-02-11 
Reverend OrganDrum – Hi-Fi Stereo
Reviewed by Sadie O., 1/26/08
American roots rockabilly/blues/soul/etc. covers by a guitar-organ-drum trio led by Tim Anderson and the Reverend Horton Heat (performing under his “real” name.) Good sounds and some impressive licks. Almost all instrumentals – the only vocals are on the two Sinatra covers (tracks 7 and 14.)
No FCCs. All quite nice, I like 4, 8, 17 and 18 best.
1. 2:32 **midtempo, high energy rockabilly bopper with sliding rhythm guitar, rave-up solos.
2. 2:35 **uptempo rockin’ stroll, rockabilly guitar, stuttering keyboards.
3. 2:24 **slinky midtempo crawl, spy movie vibe. Some swingy touches.
4. 5:07 ***very downtempo bluesy stroll. Nice long workout for some gnarly guitar solos.
5. 4:33 **bluesy shuffle, walking guitar and Booker T-sy keyboards.
6. 3:24 *rather novel take on the classic, really gets into the groove after about 50 seconds.
7. 2:06 **uptempo loungy cover of the Sinatra classic with wonderfully sleazy vocals.
8. 5:01 ***midtempo twist-a-gogo with a drum solo. Wow, extra star for the Black Sabbath moment!
9. 3:50 **SLOW stroll with lots of reverb. Nicely creepy, but I don’t know about actual terror…
10. 2:43 **uptempo hip-shakin’ sashay with a nice bit of syncopation.
11. 2:11 *midtempo rolling march, a bit low-key really.
12. 3:43 **famous spaghetti western theme with chugging guitar and theme on the keyboards – unusual take on the classic.
13. 6:20 *long intro with drum rolls, then slow bluesy crawl.
14. 2:23 **groovy midtempo swingy shuffle, another Sinatra hit.
15. 3:53 **uptempo bop with keyboard up front, fuzzy guitar solo, 4/4 stomp.
16. 3:12 *big intro, then uptempo twist instrumental cover of the Ray Charles classic.
17. 3:37 ***downtempo and very… groovy. Yes it is! Cha cha instrumental cover of the Rascals hit.
18. 3:36 ***chugging uptempo cover of the Booker T tune, lots of energy and just a bit of rock.


Track Listing
1.Moovin' N' Groovin' 10.Mardis Gras Mambo
2.Strollin' With Bones 11.Theme To Route 66
3.A Shot In The Dark 12.Hang Em' High
4.Night Train 13.Black And Crazy Blues
5.Honky Tonk (Side A & B) 14.Ain't That A Kick In The Head
6.James Bond Theme 15.C Jam Blues
7.Bim Bam Baby 16.I Got A Woman
8.Can't Be Still 17.Groovin'
9.Experiment In Terror 18.Time Is Tight