Shockabilly

Shockabilly

Top Songs

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Pity Me, Sheena
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How Can You Kill Me, I'm Already Dead
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Hendrix Buried In Tacoma
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Vampire Tiger Girl Strikes Again
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Tray-Panning The Man

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Biography

Formed in 1982 by guitarist Eugene Chadbourne, bass player Mark Kramer and drummer David Licht, Shockabilly produced music that sounded like an unholy combination of the Electric Prunes and Karlheinz Stockhausen. They specialized in outrageous cover versions - ‘Psychotic Reaction', ‘19th Nervous Breakdown', ‘Day Tripper', ‘Purple Haze' - and also more obscure items by John Lee Hooker, John Fogerty and Syd Barrett. When the song seems to be familiar, it gives the listener a threa... Read more

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