Vancouver Canada Rockabilly Band the “Nervous Fellas” with Surf Band “The Surfdusters” a Coast 800 “It’s A Rebel Rouser” at Vancouver, Canada’s legendary Commodore Ballroom on July 25, 1991. Chris Houston who is from Mark Twang’s Hometown “The Hammer” , took off a night of playing music to MC the night. The house was rocking […]
CBC TV Nervous Fellas with Mark Twang, Ronnie Hayward,
Original Rockabilly tune by Mark Twang written about the life of the “Untameable” Ronnie Hayward Crazy, Alone & Blue Live at the Railway Club, Vancouver, Canada by The Nervous Fellas in 1991 Mark Twang – Guitar Ronnie Hayward – Doghouse Bass Butch Murphy – Vocals Billy Rogers – Drums Edited by Mark Twang Twang Design […]
The Rockabilly Band the Nervous Fellas playing one night of 3 sold out shows at Vancouver Canada’s the Railway Club in July, 1990 doing their title track “Born To Be Wild” and a tribute to the Canadian Mars Bonfile, who wrote the tune for his band Steppenwolf for the classic movie “Easy RIder”
Featuring on Slap Bass the young Buzzsaw Pete Turland
Although the sound is not great the footage of Ronnie Hayward is, as Ronnie is in great form with an awesome slap bass solo and stage presence.
Ronnie Hayward and Mark Twang had been in at least 4 other bands since 2004 and had over that time and hard work and their love of blues and rockabilly got down their own blues grooves together. Add the energy of Al Black laying down the beat and then the great blues singing in his own style of Butch Murphy doing songs like King Bee was a great pleasure and our little part to help carry on the tradition and keep the music alive as we did with the obscure rockabilly covers we did.