FOR REVIEW....From CANADIAN AMRICAN RECORDS- 2011-...
JOEY WELZ, a COMET,
ROCKIN' AROUND THE CLOCK
In The 21st Century
Hard to believe that Joey Welz, who began his career as featured pianist with BILL HALEY and the COMETS(MCA) back in the 50s, is still creating new music and doing concerts around the country and around the world in the 21st Century.
He has released new music in each decade and all of his records have been digitally transferred to CD. He has recorded 75 Singles and 80 albums over the years and is a gold charter member of the ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME, and has been inducted into The Rock A Billy Hall of Fame and the Memphis Music Hall of Fame. Rolling Stone named him; One of The Top 100 Immortals of Rock & Roll.
Currently in 2010 and 2011, He has done concerts with BILL HALEY'S COMETS, the upcoming PBS SPECIAL, Dec.2011, Several live concerts in France with his French Band led by CAPT. JOE, and is opening the Indie Music Fest Concert in Las Vegas, May 21st, 2011.and is doing concerts in France this July for the General Council with The Capt. Joe Band.
CANADIAN AMERICAN is celebrating 5 decades of memorable JOEY WELZ music with the release of 3 great new albums in 2011, and 3 new radio singles:
BIGGER THAN THE BEATLES(A.C./Pop) featuring “Black & White” “Smilin' Eyes”
SONGS THAT MADE ME FALL IN LOVE, 50s & 60s covers “The Fool” “Honey Come Back”, and “Gentle on my Mind”.
TSUNAMI (HELP IS ON THE WAY) an album For Japan's Relief Fund.
In commemoration of 9-11, Joey has a new single coming out this summer entitled “TEN YEARS LATER” on Slack Records. This important song was produced by Joey's Friend, The Fabulous Gabriel, not as a celebration, but a Day of Remembrance, and is for a relief fund to benefit the Surviving Families of 9-11.
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T S U N A M I (Help is on the way)
(Joseph Welz) COMET-TALE MUSIC, ASCAP
J O S E P H W E L Z
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For Gulf Coast Relief Fund
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J O E Y W E L Z
Celebrating His 50th Anniversary
AS A RECORDING ARTIST....
and A C O M E T......
To book Joey Welz or Bill Haley's Comets featuring Al Rappa & Joey Welz: firstname.lastname@example.org
BILL HALEY'S COMETS
Featured on the upcoming
TBS SPECIAL “MY MUSIC” SERIES
Canadian American is Celebrating Joeys 50th Golden Anniversary with the release of four new world wide radio singles. Hear his new music by clicking on “Audio”. Joey is still performing as featured pianist and vocalist with Bill Haley's Comets led by his friend Al Rappa. Go to www.oldiesagency.com and click on the juke box / Bill Haley's Comets for bookings.
Joey Welz will be playing concerts in France during the MIDEM convention with the CAPTAIN JOE COMBO and will return to tour again in July of 2010.
Canadian American Celebrates With the Release of Joey's Biggest Hit in Years....”ROCK & ROLL SURVIVOR b/w “ITS'ALL ABOUT THE MONEY” from his new CANADIAN AMERICAN ALBUM........ITS'ALL ABOUT LOVE AND MONEY”
In addition,the label,owned by Joey,is releasing two other new albums.......
“HOPS AND HOP SCOTCH” 20 Original Songs He Wrote With Martha Barr and
“FROM THE ROCKIN'OF MY CRADLE TO THE ROLLIN'OF MY HEARSE” early in 2008.
In addition to his new music, Joey still finds time to ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK with BILL HALEY'S COMETS(mca).
JOEY IS A GOLD CHARTER MEMBER OF THE ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME, AS A COMET and was INDUCTED INTO THE INTERNATIONAL ROCK-A-BILLY HALL OF FAME.....
JOEY WELZ IS ONE OF THE FEW ARTISTS IN POPULAR MUSIC TODAY WHO HAS RECORDED AND RELEASED NEW MUSIC EVERY YEAR SINCE 1955 UNTIL 2008.He has written over 1400 songs and scored hits in each decade- (RADIO SINGLE HITS)
1950s-BOPPIN'THE STROLL/THE MYSTERY OF LOVE/JITTERBUG ROCK
1960s-HEY LITTLE MOONBEAM/HEY RATTLESNAKE/WOOLY BULLY RIDES AGAIN/I WILL SING A RHAPSODY
1970s- LISTEN TO THE VOICES/ ROLLERBALLIN'/HEY BABY DO YOU WANNA DANCE/RETURN TO ME
1980s-IN MY CAR/ROCKIN'IN AMERICA/I LOVE THE RADIO/ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK(Country)
-1990s-I'M AN OLD ROCK AND ROLLER/ONE WAY TICKET/ NASHVILLE BOOGIE/SHAKE,RATTLE AND ROLL/FOREVER AND A DAY/INDIANA RAINBOW/LIVIN'ON SANDIEGO TIME/SPANISH ROSE
2000s-THE WHOLE WORLD'S GONE BANANAS/HIP HOP LOVE/THE HEART BEHIND THE EYES/LIFESPAN/LOVE ME FOR THE MAN I AM/I AM THE WRITER,YOU ARE THE SONG/LIVIN'
MY NEXT LIFE NOW/The GIFT of YOU
JOEY WELZ is an Icon of American Independent Music. His legend is known all over the world especially in Germany,France and Canada where he still draws enthusiastic fans. He lives quietly in his suburban home in LITITZ,PA. Within the walls of his house is 5 rooms of ROCK AND ROLL ROYALITY,from Jerry Lee Lewis and Fats Domino,to Bill Haley and Bruce Springsteen,He calls it his ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK MUSEUM and is always happy to invite fans from all over the world for a tour. We would like of offer you his story in celebration of his 50 years of,AMERICAN MADE.INDEPENDENT ROCK AND ROLL....717-627-4800 or email@example.com
JOEY WELZ with the CAPTAIN JOE COMBO
JOEY WELZ will be touring France this summer for three weeks in July with Captain Joe and his band starting with a big show in Nice playing on the same bill with PHIL COLLINS and GENISIS. Canadian American is releasing a new album with the group entitled: THE ROCK AND ROLL YEARS. The album features several new songs written by the two Joes. Canadian American is releasing a four single sampler to French Radio to support the tour. ROCK AND ROLL SURVIVOR, THE BALLAD OF LINK WRAY, QUEEN OF HEARTS, and a new Top 40 song by Joey entitled STIMULATE MY HEART.
JOEY WELZ & CAPTAIN JOE - THE ROCK AND ROLL YEARS
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