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Five Rock and Roll 45’s Released on New York’s Fleetwood Records Between 1959 and 1960

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - "Bottoms Up" (1959) Fleetwood Records (1005) ["Banshee" B-side]

Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds – The Basement Tapes, Vol. III: Home Recordings 1958-1959 EP

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - The Basement Tapes, Vol. III: Home Recordings 1958-1959 EP

A Closer Look at Stefano Torossi’s Solo Recording LP and 45 Debut in 1968

Stefano Torossi from L’età del malessere (1968) General Music back cover crop

Part I: Unreleased Recordings of Michael Kaye – Live Rock ‘n’ Roll and Pop 1973-1985

Michael kaye in early 70s

Situations For Sax (2014) by Claudio Pizzale and Stefano Torossi Plus Dozen Compilations Highlight Torossi Summer Offerings

Claudio Pizzale and Stefano Torossi - Situations For Sax (2014) Deneb Records - Flippermusic

May 2014 Massachusetts Trip Includes Visit With Former Whirlwinds Michael Kaye and Hap Snow

Lynn, Michael, Hap, and Linda at the Kaye residence in Ashland, Massachusets

Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds – Trans Radio 10-Track Compilation 1959 Demo

hap-snows-whirlwinds-trans-radio-10-track-compilation-demo-1959

Tribute To Morricone Compilation One of Several Late 2013 and Early 2014 New Stefano Torossi Releases

Tribute To Morricone - Spaghetti Western Killer Compilation (2013) Flippermusic

New Video Uses Photos From 1880s Massachusetts College

1880s Tufts College pic

Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds – The 1963 Acetates, Part II EP Plus Maurizio Furlani and Stefano Torossi 2011 Video LP

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - The 1963 Acetates, Part II - Early and Alternate Tracks EP

Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds – The Basement Tapes, Vol. II: Home Recordings 1958-1959 EP

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - The Basement Tapes, Vol. II: Home Recordings 1958-1959 EP cover

Four November 2013 ExtraBall Compilations Showcase Stefano Torossi Music

Torna a Surriento - Italian Traditional Folk Songs (2013) ExtraBall Records

Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds – The Basement Tapes, Vol. I – Home Recordings 1958-1959 EP

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - The Basement Tapes, Vol. I: Home Recordings 1958-1959 EP cover

Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds Visit to the Bones Gate Frat House in 1962

Animal House soundtrack cover

New ExtraBall October Compilations Offer More Stefano Torossi Music

ExtraBall Records

Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds – In the Studio – The Complete Recordings 1959-1964 EP

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - In The Studio: The Complete Recordings 1959-1964 EP cover

Four New ExtraBall Releases Feature Stefano Torossi Tracks

Ethnic Nights - Sensual World Music Atmospheres (2013) ExtraBall Records featuring Stefano Torossi et al.

Part II: More from the Musicians Who Created “She”

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds circa 1963

“She” Marks Shift to More Vocal-Oriented Sound in the Early 60s

Macabre-Banshee Sessions: Evolution from “Macabre” to “Banshee”

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - Macabre 1958 Audiodisc demo

Oo-Ee Baby: Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds Live! – Seven Years of Rock and Roll

Top of Fun handbill

A Whirlwinds’ Postcard from 1958

reverse side of Whirlwinds postcard from 1958 (courtesy of Luci Bearon)

Whirlwinds’ “Chop It” Video Offers Rare Glimpse of Lalibela, Ethiopia

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - Chop It 1958 Trans Radio demo

Quartet of Art Bearon Originals Comprise Piano Blues EP

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - The Woolly  Bear Stomp 1958 Trans Radio demo

A Sampler Single, the 2008 Michael Brackston Lee Remaster

Michael Lee's handmade speakers

Saxophone Solos and Comedy Skit Highlight Chop It Sessions

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - Chop It 1958 RADAX demo

The Fifth Man

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - Bottoms Up 1959 Fleetwood Records

Rock and Blues Classics EP Features Three Home Demos Plus Live Track

Hap Snow's Whirlwinds - 10-Track Compilation (1959) Trans Radio demo

“Banshee” Instrumental Released as Single on Fleetwood Records

Hap Snows Whirlwinds - Banshee and Bottoms Up (1959) Fleetwood Records (1005)

(Let’s Have) A Party Tonight Sessions Mark Return to Ace Recording Studios

The Let's Have A Party Sessions [Single] 1

Where’s Harry? EP Showcases the Wailing Sax of Harry Lewis

Harry Lewis in 1959

“Back Again” With Four Original Steve James’ Tracks

Steve James, Frankie Mento, Michael Kaye and Hap Snow circa 1963

The Big, Bold Sound of Hap Snow’s Whirlwinds

James K. "Hap" Snow, circa 1958

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