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BangShift Every day Tune Up: 40 Miles Of Unhealthy Street – Duane Eddy (1959)
I’m not a guitar participant however I do know what guitar gamers I wish to hearken to and Duane Eddy is correct up there near the highest of my record. His distinctive twangy sound outlined his profession and led to him turning into probably the greatest identified gamers on the planet. Within the late Nineteen Fifties when rock music was nonetheless seen as one thing “exterior” of mainstream tradition and a little bit of a menace that wanted taming, Eddy’s fashion stored issues uncooked and edgy (for the time). His tunes like Insurgent-rouser, 40 Miles of Unhealthy Street, and Cannonball have been all large hits. 40 Miles of Unhealthy Street climbed to #9 on the US charts in 1959 and has been in a lot of motion pictures and tv reveals. You’ve most likely heard it blaring from the audio system at a automobile present 1-200 occasions in your life as nicely.
This video guidelines as a result of it appears to sum up the late Nineteen Fifties in a superbly bizarre nutshell. The band is “taking part in” the tune whereas sitting atop some tractors and farm tools. Is not sensible, proper? Not till you see it, then it simply strikes you as a very superior little second in time.
PRESS PLAY BELOW TO HEAR DUANE EDDY AND HIS BAND PERFORM 40-MILES OF BAD ROAD ON TOP OF AN ELEPHANT!