Bernard Purdie Re-records SUNNY 47 years after the Bobby Hebb Demo Tape was made - Chihiro Yamanaka 2015 rendition

Chihiro Yamanaka, the renowned pianist, tracks "Sunny," the twelfth selection on her new CD, Reminisce.

This is an historical achievement as the rich and wonderful version has Bernard Purdie, the man who played the drums on the 1965 demo version with bassist Ben Tucker and singer/guitarist/composer Robert "Bobby" Hebb. 47 years later, Pretty Purdie records this spectacular Bobby Hebb song again.

Hear "Sunny" here:

Review forthcoming.

Yardbirds, Bobby Hebb in Tennessee Nov 16, 1966 - 49 years ago

Bobby Hebb and the Yardbirds Tour 11/16/1966
Memorial Gym, Tennessee Tech, Cookeville, TN
1 William L Jones Dr, Cookeville, TN 38505

Talent: Bobby Hebb, Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs, The Yardbirds, Distant Cousins, Brian Hyland

Nov 14, 1966 Bobby Hebb and Yardbirds Dick Clark Caravan of Stars Monday November 14, 1966 Paintsville, KY USA Paintsville High School - Gymnasium

Nov 13, 1966 Sunday Bobby Hebb and The Yardbirds Baltimore, MD USA Civic Center

November 13, 1966

Bobby Hebb with The Yardbirds (with Jimmy Page,) Sam The Sham and the Pharoahs, Gary Lewis and the
Playboys, Brian Hyland and others on the Dick Clark Cavalcade of Stars

Nov 12 Yardbirds with Bobby Hebb 1966 Tour Bobby Hebb and the Yardbirds performed two shows in Ohio on Sat. November 12, 1966

Nov 12 Yardbirds with Bobby Hebb 1966 Tour

Bobby Hebb and the Yardbirds performed two shows in Ohio on Sat. November 12, 1966

Show 1 Akron Ohio The Akron Civic Theater
November 12 1966 Saturday
Athens, OH USA

Ohio University - Grover Center

Bobby Hebb and the Yardbirds November 11, 1966 Indianapolis

They Yardbirds performed on November 11, 1966 in Indianapolis with Bobby Hebb on the Dick Clark Tour
November 10, 2015 they performed in Laughlin, Nevada at Harrah's

Nov 10 Bobby Hebb on tour with Yardbirds 11/10/1966

November 10 1966Thursday
St. Louis, MO USA Kiel Auditorium
follow the tour on Bobby Hebb's Blog
Information found on Led Zeppelin forum

Happy Birthday Johnny Rivers, recorded "Sunny"

Happy Birthday Johnny Rivers...thanks for recording "Sunny"

Frankie Valli @ Wilbur Theater Nov 6-8, Covered "Sunny" twice, 1960s and 2000s

Frankie Valli Comes to The Wilbur

WHAT: On Friday, November 6th, 2015, Saturday, November 7th, 2015 and Sunday, November 8th, 2015, Frankie Vallie is coming to The Wilbur in Boston’s historic Theatre District.

Yardbirds and Bobby Hebb on Tour October 28, 1966 49th Anniversary

On October 28,1966 Bobby Hebb along with the Yardbirds - featuring Jim McCarty on drums, Keith Relf on vocals, Jimmy Page on guitar and Jeff Beck on guitar, were part of the Dick Clark Caravan of Stars.

September 9, 2012 at Tupelo Hall in New Hampshire, Jim McCarty talked to Visual Radio host Joe Viglione about the tour with Bobby Hebb.


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