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Diddy Wah Diddy - Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band - Diddy Wah Diddy


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Lyrically, the song makes mention of the mythical town of Diddy Wah Diddy. It was not unusual in the early part of the 20th century for African Americans in the southern states particularly in Florida to speak of various mythical cities Diddy Wah Diddy - Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band - Diddy Wah Diddy Cool Smoke - Various - Knock Out Ska such as Beluthahatchie, Ginny Gall, [8] Diddy Wah Diddy and West Hell as if they were real.

Botkin has noted that Diddy Wah Diddy was "the largest and best known of the Negro mythical places. The song is often confused with Blind Blake 's similarly titled song, "Diddie Wa Diddie", which was also covered by various bands and artists mostly under the name "Diddy Wah Diddy".

Around the same time as the Captain Beefheart version, in mid, The Remainsfrom Boston, released a garage rock version of the song which became a hit in the East Coast charts.

The Sonics covered the Crazy Boogie - Vidulesku - Dance Voyage Sketches as a garage rock version aroundand it was included in the release of Maintaining My Cool and the Sundazed reissue of the album Introducing the Sonics.

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers covered the song in a rendition of the track which is available on their compilation live album The Live Anthology. Indianapolis post-punk electronic band Last Four 4 Digits covered the song on a local sampler Red Snerts [22]released in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved University of California Press. David Blakey. Bo Diddley. United States : Hip-O Select. Archived from the original on Pantheon Books. Crown Books. Infobase Publishing.

Pop Archives. The Denver Eye. Theo Tieman. Second Hand Songs. Operation Chaos. New York: Berkley Pub. Bo Diddley's Beach Party Hey Bo Diddley His Best Discography Bo Diddley beat. Captain Beefheart. Grow Fins: Rarities — Hidden categories: CS1 maint: others Articles with hAudio microformats.

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8 Thoughts to “ Diddy Wah Diddy - Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band - Diddy Wah Diddy ”

  1. Kigrel
    View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Diddy Wah Diddy on Discogs. Label: A&M Records - • Format: Vinyl 7 Original 1st pressing of Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band's debut single recorded at Sunset Sound Recorders in Jan and released in March that year on A&M records. Captain Beefheart & His 4/4(2).
  2. Kazrajora
    Diddy Wah Diddy, an EP by Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band. Released in on A&M (catalog no. AME ; Vinyl 7"). Genres: Blues Rock.
  3. Moogugis
    I think it should be noted and possibly voted on as Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band's debut single "Diddy Wah Diddy" was definately released in Belgium in I have seen it dated elsewhere as but Roy Orbison released 3 singles in Belgium on London Records in that I know of.
  4. Goltit
    #S - Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band - Diddy Wah Diddy / Who Do You Think You're Fooling / Moonchild / Frying Pan - Double 7".
  5. Mooguktilar
    Debut US 'Promotional' single by Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band. "Produced for Quintus Productions, Inc." (A-Side incorrectly credited to "A. Christensen" - Dixon wrote the song for McDaniel [aka Bo Diddley], who originally arranged & sang it). This single was later released within "The Legendary A&M Sessions".
  6. Tojahn
    "Diddy Wah Diddy" is a song written by Willie Dixon and Ellas McDaniel, known as Bo Diddley, and recorded by the latter in The song shares only its title with Blind Blake's song "Diddie Wah Diddie" recorded in Over the years, the Bo Diddley song has been covered by many bands and artists, including The Astronauts, Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band, The Remains, The Twilights, Taj .
  7. Gasida
    There is also a Belgium 7" Pressing of Diddy Wah Diddy. See attached photo. My belief is the dates listed for the German & Dutch Pressings are incorrect as Roy Orbison released 2 singles in on London Records and
  8. Nikolar
    On Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band appeared on Dick Clark’s Where The Action Is, miming to Who Do You Think You’re Fooling and Diddy Wah Diddy, looking slightly out-of-place amongst the beach-babes and beach-bums.

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