John Doe – of the old school punk band, X – mentioned these guys on his recent visit to Marc Maron’s Cat Ranch (AKA the WTF podcast) and it reminded me that I actually have one of their records. It’s in storage at the moment so I couldn’t tell you which one, but I don’t believe this tune is on there. This is a pretty rockin’ song for those who enjoy The Blasters, X and the rest of those late-’70s/early-’80s LA rock or even rockabilly-tinged punk bands.
Top Jimmy & The Rhythm Pigs were an American rock and rhythm and blues band, that emerged from the Los Angeles punk/roots music scene of the late 1970s and early-mid 1980s. This scene also produced bands such as The Blasters, X, Los Lobos, The Gun Club, The Knitters, and The Plugz.…[read more]
Via: GuitarlosCarlos (former member and LA underground legend)