- Oct. 9, 2013
-- World Famous Johnsons release the long awaited digital CD "Hitchhiking Is Overrated" for online purchase and download on Itunes (https://itunes.apple.com/
, Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/
, GooglePlay, and CDBaby as well as multiple other online music sites. The CD includes ten songs with the singles Hitchhiking Is Overrated, Sunshine Baby, and Baby I Dig You, I Dig You Up. The original release of Hitchhiking Is Overrated hard copies was in December of 2012 when the World Famous Johnsons headlined a CD release show at the Gothic Theatre in Denver Colorado. The CD would become a compilation of swan songs cowritten and recorded by founding member and leader of the World Famous Johnsons Julian Anderson 1963 - 2012, who passed soon after the initial CD release show. Ace Johnson another founding member and Scott Parker also contributed to the writing and production of the CD. Other artists appearing on the CD include Jimmy Dougherty, Kenny Swagger, Shane DelRay, Donnie Crisp, and Jimmy Strickler of StricklerStudio.com where the CD Hitchhiking Is Overrated was recorded and mixed. The music on Hitchhiking Is Overrated tells a story of lost love with a driving hard rock edge. With the digital CD release the World Famous Johnsons have also launched WorldFamousJohnsons.com
a new home on the web to keep up with the World Famous Johnsons whereabouts and going ons with links to social media sites and to the songs from Hitchhiking Is Overrated. Before Julian passed he gave us marching orders to "keep the band going" says Ace Johnson with Scott Parker, and that's exactly what the World Famous Johnsons are going to do! Look forward and out for another single coming soon cowritten with Julian before his passing called "Long Way Gone" and another CD project already in process with the working title Exit 254.