BILL KIRCHEN is best known for his work in the seventies with COMMANDER CODY and his LOST PLANET AIRMEN, and of course wrote the classic ‘Mama Hated Diesels’.
‘Tied to the Wheel’ originally released in 2001, KIRCHENS brand of Dieselbilly/ High Octane Country is yet to grow stale. And along with a handful of originals he covers RED SIMPSONS ‘Roll Truck Roll’. ‘King of Dieselbilly’ originally released in 2005, features tracks from his Commander Cody days such as ‘Looking At the World through a Windshield’ and ‘Hotrod Lincoln’. A two CD set from the vaults of HIGH TONE RECORDS.
Disc 1: Truck Stop At The End of The World, Quit Feeling Sorry For You, Roll Truck Roll, Dim Lights Thick Smoke, One More Hour of Blues, Trying To Turn Her Memory Off, Hillbilly Truckdrivin’ Man, Tied To The Wheel, Prison Band, Poultry in Motion, How Mountain Girls Can Love, Just Like Tom Thumbs Blues. Disc 2: Looking At The World Through A Windshield, I Got A Rocket In My Pocket, Hotrod Lincoln, Truck Stop At The End of the World, Little Bitty Record, Womb To The Tomb, Dim Lights Thick Smoke, Rockabilly Funeral, Just Like Tom Thumbs Blues, Hotrod Lincoln (9 minute version with the Twangbangers).