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The Premiers - Farmer John Live download mp3 album
Performer:
The Premiers
Album:
Farmer John Live
Style:
Garage Rock, Rhythm & Blues
Released:
1964
Country:
US
FLAC vers. size:
1482 mb
MP3 vers. size:
1903 mb
WMA vers. size:
1618 mb
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Rating:
4.1 ★
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169

The title track was originally by the R&B duo Don & Dewey, although it was the Premiers who were able to make a Top 20 hit in the summer of 1964 - a rare feat during the burgeoning British Invasion. The garage rock styling and rag-tag vocal call-and-response chorus made it an apt predecessor to tracks such as "Louie Louie.

As for "Farmer John," the Premiers added some raw garage-rock attitude to the song and made it a hit. The Premiers were a Mexican-American band out of East Los Angeles. They formed in 1962, consisting of brothers Lawrence and John Perez (guitar and drums, respectively) and their neighbors George Delgado (guitar) and Frank Zuniga (bass). The mother of the Perez brothers encouraged their ambitions and got them an audition with record producer Billy Cardenas. The Premiers never again troubled the charts; Farmer John Live was their only album. A group called the Tidal Waves took this song to in 1966. Neil Young did an ass-stomping version of this song (minus the fake crowd noise) for his 1990 album Ragged Glory. The B-side to the Premiers "Farmer John" single was "Duffy's Blues. More songs from The Premiers. More songs from one-hit wonders.

Artist: The Premiers. Album: 60's Hits, 2017.

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Your browser does not support the audio element. Don't You Just Know It. Your browser does not support the audio element. Look At Me. Album: Farmer John Live. Heyo! SONGLYRICS just got interactive. OK ladies and gentlemen here we go - The Premiers! Yay! Farmer John I'm in love with your daughter The one With the champagne eyes She knows that I love her Ever since she showed me those eyes. Farmer John Someday I will marry The one With the champagne eyes She won't accept my hand She won't wear my wedding band. I dig the way she walks The way she talks She really knocks me out When she starts moving slow. Let me tell ya Farmer John I'm in love with your daughter The one With the champagne eyes With the champagne eyes With the champagne eyes

Premiers only album, Farmer John Live!, features crowd sounds that nearly drown out the vocals. Though further success eluded the group, "Farmer John" had become a staple in the repertoire of numerous garage rock bands, inspiring cover versions of the tune over the years  .

Tracklist

Farmer John 2:12
Don't You Just Know It 2:49
We Go Together 2:38
Look At Me 2:31
Over The Mountain, Across The Sea 2:32
Annie Oakley 2:03
Anymore 3:19
Feel Like Dancing 2:26
Ruined 2:36
I Won't Be Back Next Year 2:09
Cross My Heart 2:54
Mary Ann 2:52

Versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
W 1565, 1565 The Premiers Farmer John Live ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records W 1565, 1565 US 1964
WS1565 The Premiers Farmer John Live ‎(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records WS1565 US 1964
W 1565, 1565 The Premiers Farmer John Live ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Promo) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records W 1565, 1565 US 1964
CCM334-2 The Premiers Farmer John Live ‎(CD, RE) Collectors' Choice Music CCM334-2 US 2010