Stray Cats. ’18 miles to Memphis’

Nuestro buen amigo Alfredo Niharra nos avisa de que el ’18 miles to Memphis’ de Stray Cats, trío encabezado por la Gretsch y la voz de Brian Setzer (y completado por el contrabajo de Lee Rocker y la semibatería de Slim Jim Phantom) que nos inoculó el veneno del rockabilly siendo aún unos tiernos adolescentes, merece protagonizar el Momento musical de LQCDM. ¿Cómo así? Porque al poco de empezar la canción, recorridas 500 millas (eso sí), le piden al conductor del autobús que les lleva a Memphis que pare para poder dar buena cuenta de 14 bistecs, 14 huevos, 14 zumos de naranja y otras tantas tazas de café. Algo así… We’ve been driving all night long Just to reach our destination in your town We’ve been five hundred miles everyones asleep there’s not a sound Ooh eighteen wheels a-rolling, eighteen wheels a-rolling round and round Please mister driver won’t you pull over here we’re really hungry Well we’ll have 14 steak and eggs, 14 orange juice and 14 cups of coffee Let’s get back on the bus, this is one place that I really want to see Well we’re 18 Miles from Memphis 18 Miles to Memphis Yeah, 18 Miles to Memphis 18 Miles to Memphis Got a rocket in my pocket and I hit the fuse Taking off in your direction have you heard the news We’re just 18 Miles to Memphis and we won’t leave ’til I rocked you all Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, Louisiana, big ‘ol Texas From New England down to Georgia, Kansas City, Colorado, California Well it’s the last night of our tour, We’re gonna rock you through the roof, just wait and see Yeah we’re 18 Miles from Memphis 18 Miles to Memphis Ooh, 18 Miles to Memphis 18 Miles to Memphis Yeah, 18 Miles to Memphis 18 Miles to Memphis Ooh, 18 Miles to Memphis 18 Miles to Memphis Well we’re 18 Miles to Memphis and we won’t leave ’til we rocked you all Igor CubilloPeriodista y...

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