Rock and Roll Boy

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Rock and Roll Boy
ReleaseThing a Week Three
Length3:28
Release dateRELEASE DATE
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"Rock and Roll Boy" is a song on Jonathan Coulton's sixth album, Thing a Week Three.

History

"Rock and Roll Boy" was released as the thirty-seventh Thing a Week on June 16th, 2006. The sampled vocals (and full original song) are from a six year old boy named Justin, and were originally found here.

Live performance

"Rock and Roll Boy" is believed to have never been played at a Jonathan Coulton concert. Given the sampled nature of the song, it is unlikely that it will be performed.

Trivia

  • Justin (JP Farquar), the original "Rock and Roll Boy", has heard the song. He is now a video and film producer in Seattle, where he performed for some time with the band Lullabelle.

Availability

Downloads

"Rock and Roll Boy" is available for purchase in the Jonathan Coulton MP3 Store as an individual track or as part of Thing a Week III. Of course, this song is also included as part of the "Everything" playlist.

Downloadable FLAC versions of the above are available in the Jonathan Coulton FLAC Store

CD

"Thing a Week III" is available for purchase as a CD here.

Themes

Childhood Memories

Thing-a-Week Three
1. Madelaine · 2. When You Go · 3. Code Monkey · 4. The Presidents · 5. Just as Long as Me · 6. Till the Money Comes · 7. Tom Cruise Crazy · 8. Famous Blue Raincoat · 9. Soft Rocked By Me · 10. Not About You · 11. Rock and Roll Boy · 12. Drinking With You · 13. Pizza Day