rocords

Another obscure Australian band, The Johnnys were a country-punk band that released a couple of albums in the 80’s. Enigma Records released this one in Canada in 1987. Their guitarist, Roddy Radalj, had spent time in the Hoodoo Gurus, and you can hear a bit of that band in this album. They kick things off with “(There’s Gonna Be a) Showdown”, a 1968 hit for Archie Bell and the Drells. The only other cover on the album is Hoyt Axton’s “Greenback Dollar”, lending them some country credibility. The rest, all originals, are twangy enough to satisfy your country cravings, but display enough confidence and spit to cement their punnk credentials. “The Day Marty Robbins Died”, “Bleeding Heart” and “Deadmen from Boot Hill” are standouts. They broke up in 1989.
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No momento acompanho assessoria da Secretaria de turismo do @governoma e equipe da TV Rocord nacional que veio produzir imagens e entrevistas sobre o Porto do Itaqui para uma série de reportagens especiais sobre expansão de movimentação de cargas (em Porto do Itaqui)