The tricky syncopation during the instrumental breaks is reminiscent of the dense compositions of jazz icon Thelonious Monk -- one of Adams admitted guiding musical forces. How does one, for instance, approach a band who sings a song like "Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Working?" The selections on this compact disc are drawn from 6 NRBQ albums on Rounder/Red Rooster Records: "All Hopped Up," "Kick Me Hard," "Tiddlywinks," "Scraps," "Tapdancin' Bats," and "RC Cola And A Moon Pie," available on LP and cassette, except Track 3, not available on LP or cassette. We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. [url=https://www.setlist.fm/edit?setlist=43ffbf6f&step=song]Edit this setlist[/url] | [url=https://www.setlist.fm/setlists/nrbq-bd769b6.html]More NRBQ setlists[/url], Howard Johnson's Conference Center, Windsor Locks, CT, USA, Howard Johnson's Conference Center, Windsor Locks, CT. Use this setlist for your event review and get all updates automatically! Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin' lyrics performed by NRBQ: Howard Johnson's got his ho-jo workin' Ho-Jo workin' on me He's got his hands in my pockets and his heart is cold Howard Johnson Got His Ho-Jo Workin? or "Flat Foot Floozy". So to celebrate NRBQ, Omnivore Recordings is proud to present High Noon: A 50-Year Retrospective consisting of five CDs of hits, rarities, concert staples and previously unissued gems (106 songs in all), all lovingly remastered, alongside extensive booklet … Don't Knock At My Door 04. Be My Woman Tonight 18. The storyline tells the tale of working musicians caught in a endless after-hours existence. Still In School 17. NRBQ got lost in the late 70's mix because they were a fun-time college-radio band at a time when college radio was overrun by angry young punks. View concert statistics of Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Working by NRBQ played live. It's Not So Hard 12. Do … Note: "Howard Johnson's Got His Ho Jo Working" is a musical parody on multiple levels. I was a really lousy waitress--I'd get so … Listen to Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin' from NRBQ's Uncommon Denominators for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. 07. ... NRBQ stand von 1967 bis … Honey Hush (Live) 13. Get Rhythm 20. NRBQ ‎– High Noon - A 50-Year Retrospective Label: Omnivore Recordings ‎– OVCD-190 Format: Box Set, Compilation 5 ... – NRBQ: Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin' 3-10 Back in college, I worked as a waitress at Howard Johnson's. With lines seemingly taken directly from the menu, it is obvious that by the early '70s NRBQ had already spent a fair share of time on the road. It's Not So Hard Disc 4 - Me And The Boys (1977-1990) 1. Although Scraps (1972) was the first LP to feature "Howard Johnson's Got His Ho Jo Working", the 'Q had been performing it prior to recording the album. This early Terry Adams (keyboards/vocals) rocker perfectly foreshadows the highly irreverent tongue-in-cheek rock and roll that would become one of NRBQ's musical signatures. New Tune 10. Boys In The City 09. Get A Grip 08. [E D A F#m C#m Bm Em A# G#m A#m] Chords for NRBQ - Howard Johnson's Got His HoJo Workin' with capo transposer, play along with guitar, piano, ukulele & mandolin. With lines seemingly taken directly from the menu, it is obvious that by the early '70s NRBQ had already spent a fair share of time on the road. 'Scraps' includes the track 'Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Working' which has proven to be the most well-known for followers to enjoy during the shows. There is a great deal of complexity in Adams arrangement as well. NRBQ Howard Johnson's Conference Center, Windsor Locks, CT - Mar 30, 1991 Mar 30 1991 NRBQ Phoenix Hill Tavern, Louisville, KY - Apr 12, 1991 Apr 12 1991 Last updated: 13 May 2020, 18:30 Etc/UTC With Incredible Casuals, 2 activities (last edit by Fanner50, 23 Jun 2016, 12:51 Etc/UTC). Billed as Big Al's Big Thing. NRBQ Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin' Lyrics. Only You 06. Who Put The Garlic In The Glue? Howard Johnson's got his mojo workin' - NRBQ I haven't really been in a writing mood lately, so here's a rerun: Monday, October 20, 2008 Magical Thinking. Tracks recorded between December 1971 and June 1981. Official videoclip NRBQ - Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin', similar videoclips, music recommendations It Feels Good 16. The answer may be, "not very seriously," but then another problem reveals itself: the songs are so catchy. Watch the video for Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Working from NRBQ's Scraps for free, … Lineage: soundboard > reel master > Dat John DeAngelis' liner notes keep tabs on NRBQ's evolving lineup and provide good information on the context of the recording. Scraps is without question one of the best rock albums of the 1970s.
, [url=https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/nrbq/1991/howard-johnsons-conference-center-windsor-locks-ct-43ffbf6f.html][img]https://www.setlist.fm/widgets/setlist-image-v1?id=43ffbf6f[/img][/url] Tragic Magic 05. Electric Train 11. For the uninitiated, NRBQ is an oddity. Would you like to contribute? Later on, Nrbq released the hugely popular album 'Scraps' which includes some of the most well-known tracks from the Nrbq discography. They reached way back in the annals of NRBQ history for "Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin'," after which Adams declared, "That was good. 10. Title Composer Time 1 Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Working Adams 3:20 2 Magnet Adams, Spaminato 3:30 Check out who covered the song and in which years it was played and how often! NRBQ — short for New Rhythm and Blues Quartet — formed in Miami in 1967 with Adams on piano, Spampinato on bass, the late Steve Ferguson on … NRBQ Shaboo Inn Dec 27, 1975; NRBQ Bottom Line Aug 24, 1978 (Late); NRBQ Bottom Line Aug 24, 1978 (Early); NRBQ Tramps Jan 31, 1997 (Late) 17 Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin' 3:12 18 Al says thanks + crowd noise 0:11 Terry Adams, Joey Spampinato, Al Anderson and Tom Ardolino with The Whole Wheat Horns: Keith Spring and Donn Adams. Scraps 11. Magnet 03. The goodtime jug band ethos that prevails here would also drive other early NRBQ tunes -- such as "Stomp!" Get That Gasoline Blues 14. 9. RC Cola And A Moon Pie 19. You And I And George 21.
NRBQ Setlist Howard Johnson's Conference Center, Windsor Locks, CT, USA 1991 ... Bevor ich Gefahr laufe, von der exzellenten Rezension von Howard Johnson oben abzuschreiben, zwei Feststellungen: NRBQ - whose classics include “Ridin’ in My Car,’’ “Howard Johnson’s Got His Ho-Jo Working,’’ and “Me and the Boys’’ - never sold many records. Although Scraps (1972) was the first LP to feature "Howard Johnson's Got His Ho Jo Working", the 'Q had been performing it prior to recording the album. It was also a chain of restaurants for over 90 years and widely known for that alone. Ac … They can, in a heartbeat, swing from one of their own hits (“Me And The Boys,” “RC Cola And A Moon Pie,” “Howard Johnson’s Got His Ho-Jo Workin’,” “Ridin’ In My Car”) to a perfectly curated cover, to a “magic box” request from the audience. "Magnet" is an artfully catchy ballad crooned by world-class bassist Joey Spampinato. Magnet 12. To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565 The opening song, "Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-jo Working," is a jumping blues, showing off Terry Adams at his fun-loving best. Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Working 02. Scraps' appeal sneaks up on the listener, reminding them that some music is just meant to be enjoyed. Tracklist: 01. Howard Johnson's Got His Ho-Jo Workin', a song by NRBQ on Spotify. It's Not Too Late 15. At the same time, the Cleveland band Tiny Alice, also on Kama Sutra, released their self-titled album, which included “Oranges and Blues” about being traveling musicians, staying at Howard Johnson’s motels and being “Ho-Jo hobos.” Their saxophonist Norman Tischler told me, “NRBQ is one of my favorite groups, with amazing musicians. The Scraps Companion 2001 contains an impressive live version, featuring a smoking solo from the band's newly acquired lead guitarist Al Anderson. 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