|Larry "357 Mangan the best slide
player west of the pecos
|THE BIJOU STREET BLUES BAND'S RETROSPECTIVE CD
" THE FREDONIA SESSIONS" IS NOW AVAILABLE
JUST CLICK THE PICTURE ABOVE
The recording was done November 1987 at Fredonia Studios
Deckers, Colorado. The Studios were owned by the FLASH
CADILLAC and the CONTINENTAL KIDS band. the studio
burned in the 2002 Haymen forest fire. The studio was located
in the Colorado high country at the base of a 1000ft granite
dome called Sheepsnose.
Flash Cadillac was a high energy 50s retro band. They did all
the music and appeared in the movie American Grafitti. They
also appeared in the TV show HAPPY DAYS as the band
Johnny Fish and the Fins. They also did the music for the
movie Apocolypse Now. They made many national radio
commercials and produced the syndicated radio show SOLID
GOLD in the 70s and 80s.
Lynn "Spike" Phillips , Flash Cadillac lead guitar, was the
recording engineer for the sessions. Sammy "Flash"
McFadden was in charge of mixdowns. Sammy and Lynn have
both passed away.
|From left to right: Dave "The Horse" Patriarche, Jake "The Hammer" Jacoby,
Dennis "The Menace" Hoshijo, Vic "Formula 44" Russelavage, Walter
"Bonedaddy" Chase, a very youthful and slender Larry "357" Mangan, Rick
"Redline" Renner, "Plumb" Bob Braidwood, "Bad" Bob Ledford, Steve
|NOW AVAILABLE ON ITUNES!!!
BIJOU STREET BLUES BAND ALL STAR JAMS
A SERIES OF BLUES JAMS BY THE POWERHOUSE BLUES MEN
OF THE BIJOU STREET BLUES BAND. THESE, “NOT FOR HIRE”
BLUES MUSICIANS LIVE THE BLUES JUST LIKE THEY PLAY IT.
THIS ISN’T YOUR ERIC CLAPTON-BB KING MILLIONAIRE BLUES
CLUB, THIS IS A RARE OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU TO HEAR
THESE SEASONED MUSICIANS PLAY THE BLUES THEY LOVE,
JUST FOR THE FUN OF IT. BE PREPARED TO LISTEN TO THE
BLUES IN A NEW WAY…..AS IF YOU ARE SITTING IN WITH THE
BIJOU’S SO SIT DOWN, TURN ON YOUR AMP, PICK UP YOU
AXE AND JOIN IN THE FUN.
AND REMEMBER….JUST LIKE THE BIJOU’S
“IF YOU MUST PLAY THE BLUES, DRINK
|For entertainment purposes only Copyright 2008 Geiman Bros Records All rights reserved
|The BIJOU STREET BLUES BAND FANTASY CAMP ALL
STAR JAM was recorded LIVE at Turkey Creek,
February 2007 This follow up to the Fredonia
Sessions CD is due out in May of 2007
|The Bijous take time from a recent sound check
to promote their up coming show on Aug. 8th at
the Runyon Theater in Pueblo Co.
Ticket sales have been brisk for the cabaret style
venue. You gotta see these guys before the
authorities catch up with them. Call the Runyon
box office to scoop up the last few tickets!
PH 719 564 0579