Ghost Rockets

Style: Country Rock / Bluegrass / Pop
Formed: 1990-1991
Stomping grounds: Hoboken, New Jersey

The Ghost Rockets call their sound Maximum R(hythm) & B(luegrass). Influenced by 60s California country rock and pop, they do bluegrass covers of Beach Boys songs, and Monkees songs in German. For all their quirkiness, their more serious originals sparkle. Buddy and Gary are the core members.

Band Members:

Buddy Woodward, guitar, harmonica, mandolin, banjo, vocals
Gary "Pig" Gold, guitar, tambolin, vocals
Bob Hoffnar, pedal steel, dobro
Mick Hargreaves, bass, vocals

Band Address:

P.O. Box 1023, Hoboken, NJ 07030
Phone: 201/963-6555
E-mail: [Gary "Pig" Gold]


Ghost Rockets/Buddy Woodward
P.O. Box 1023, Hoboken, NJ 07030
Phone: 201/963-6555
E-mail: [Gary "Pig" Gold]


The band have several self-issued tapes available, including:
Ghost Rockets 4-Song Cassette (Family Tree; Comin' Up for Air; Roses to You; In My Room) Spatula Ranch GR-1 (1994)
Ghost Rockets #2 (My Guilty Pleasure; The Tain Song; Try to Believe; Marcia, Marcia, Marcia) Spatula Ranch GR-2 (1995)
Ghost Rockets #3 (Goodbye to Greatness; Oh, Canada; Fallen Angel; What Am I Doin' Hangin' Round) Spatula Ranch GR-3 (1996)
POP! PRODUCTIONS 1987-1997 Pop! cassette POP-10, 1997 (U.S.) [Try To Believe]
EDGES FROM THE POSTCARD Semi-Tone cassette 001, 1997 (U.S.) [My Guilty Pleasure]
Hit the Hay Vol. 2 Sound Asleep (Sweden) CD ZZZ-003 (1996) [Try to Believe]
Total Fun Roto Noto (Canada) CD RCD-20130 (1996) [Marcia Marcia Marcia]
Power Play Roto Noto CD RCD-20128 (1995) [In My Room]
Never Been to Nashville Acid Tapes (U.K.) Cassette TAB-126 [Family Tree, Comin' Up for Air, Roses to You, In My Room]
Roses To You b/w Marcia, Marcia Marcia King Records Single (New Zealand) MKU-112263

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