Tuesday, June 1, 2010

More Cowbell !



Pure genius.

More Cowbell
Host: Christopher Walken
SNL – April 8, 2000



"We didn't know it was coming," Donald "Buck Dharma" Roeser, co-founder and lead guitarist of Blue Oyster Cult, told The Washington Post in 2005. "We all thought it was phenomenal. We're huge Christopher Walken fans." He adds, "I've probably seen it 20 times and I'm still not tired of it."

Will Ferrell wrote the script for More Cowbell. Here’s some more background on Gene…

More Cowbell: The Gene Frenkle Story



WIll has appeared in character a few other times…

Sitting in with Queens Of The Stone Age on SNL…

Queens of the Stone Age - Lullabies to Paralyze - Little Sister Queens of the Stone Age - Lullabies to Paralyze - Little Sister

Queens Of The Stone Age – Little Sister
Featuring Will Ferrell on cowbell
SNL – May 14, 2005




Joining Green Day on SNL…

Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown (Deluxe Version) - East Jesus Nowhere Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown (Deluxe Version) - East Jesus Nowhere

Green Day – East Jesus Nowhere
Featuring Will Ferrell on cowbell
SNL – May 16, 2009



Will brought more cowbell to the final episode of The Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien; he led an all-star band (Including Conan) on the Skynyrd classic, “Freebird.”

Will Ferrell, Conan O’Brien + guests - Freebird
The Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien – January 22, 2010



If you need more cowbell in your life, check out morecowbell.dj The site allows you to add more cowbell to any song you upload, as well as some killer lines from the skit - within minutes, you’ll have your own remix in your hands…

Here’s a couple of samples:

 Make your own at MoreCowbell.dj 


 Make your own at MoreCowbell.dj