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The Freewheelers (rock and roll band)

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Active until  1996
Genre  Rock
Active from  1989
The Freewheelers (rock and roll band) httpsthefreewheelersfileswordpresscom20101
Albums  Waitin' for George, The Freewheelers
Members  Luther Russell, Jason Hiller
Similar  Those Pretty Wrongs, Jody Stephens, George Drakoulias, Sarabeth Tucek, Aikka Hakala

The Freewheelers were a rock and roll/roots rock quintet, consisting of Luther Russell on lead vocals and guitar, Jason Hiller on bass, Dave Sobel on Hammond Organ, Chris Joyner on piano, and John Hofer on drums. They were formed in 1989 in Los Angeles, California, and disbanded in 1996.


They released their debut album, The Freewheelers, produced by John Fischbach (Stevie Wonder, Carole King, Circle Jerks) on DGC Records in 1991. They then signed with Rick Rubin's label, American Recordings, and released Waitin' For George in 1996.

Album discography

  • 1991: The Freewheelers (DGC)
  • 1993: The Freewheelers Play Bob Russell (Major, promo-only release)
  • 1996: Waitin' For George (American)
  • Songs

    Mother Nature LadyWaitin' for George · 1996
    About MarieWaitin' for George · 1996
    Ghost of Tchoupitoulas StWaitin' for George · 1996


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