Tag: Wayne Cochran ()
Wayne Cochran & The C.C Riders- At The Fillmore West, Apr. 1, '71-The White Knight of Soul Arrived at the Heart of Hip Acceptance On This Fateful Fillmore Evening - He Brought a Vegas Show Band Into the Home of The Grateful Dead! - That's Guts & Soul!!
Wayne finally made it to the Fillmore stage just as his voice entered a stage that rendered him more show than vocal flow. As a fan who caught the Cochran show 4 times from ‘68 – ‘71, I must testify to a rough vitality that was difficult to turn away from. Wayne`s Soulful intrigue roars on.
Posted 12/28/2013 11:04 PM
Wayne Cochran and the C C Riders - On The Jackie Gleason Show In 1965 - The 'White Knight of Soul' Was Seemingly Just a Paler, Less Gifted Shade of James Brown - In Truth, Wayne Was a Titanic Entertainer Voicing His Art With a Heart Full of Soul
Dedicated white Soul Men were not in great quantity when Wayne caught my attention back in ‘65. I was hooked on the likes of Wilson Pickett and Sam and Dave. With the exception of Mitch Ryder, there were few Caucasian cats willing to put it all on that inspiration train and ride wild. Wayne did
Posted 08/09/2013 07:32 PM