Joe Houston & His Rockets

Joe Houston & His Rockets

Top Songs

1
Doin' The Lindy Hop
2
Blowin' Crazy
3
All Night Long

Albums

About

Biography

Joe Houston, a honking R&B saxman of wallpaper-peeling potency, recorded for virtually every major independent R&B label in Los Angeles during the 1950s. When the jump blues tradition faded, he segued right into rock & roll, even cutting budget Twist and surf albums for Crown that didn't sound very different from what he was doing a decade before. Houston played around Houston, Texas with the bands of Amos Milburn and Joe Turner during the late '40s. It was Turner who got the yo... Read more

Chat About Joe Houston & His Rockets