Pickett Sentence Examples
Monster Mash was inspired by an ad lib Pickett performed on stage at a concert with his band The Diamonds.
In the third day's battle he commanded the left centre, upon which fell the full brunt of Pickett's charge, one of the most famous incidents of the war.
At the Antietam, Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville, he rendered further good service, and at Gettysburg his handling of the artillery was conspicuous in the repulse of Pickett's charge, and he was rewarded with the brevet of colonel.
Pickett (1825-1875), and for a time hostilities seemed imminent.
Another manoeuvre brought about a heavy combat near Dallas (Pickett's Mills and New Hope Church, May 25-27).Advertisement
The original version of Monster Mash was recorded and released as a single in October 1962, by Bobby "Boris" Pickett and The Crypt Kickers.
The song was written by Pickett and Lenny Capizzi.
Pickett and Capizzi decided to run with the success of that and to create an entire song around that voice and a monster theme.
Pickett also imitated Bela Lugosi at one point during the song.
Pickett has also played extensively with the theme over the years, releasing a few different versions of the song, including Monster Holiday and Monster Rap.Advertisement
Some big stars from Stax include Otis Redding and Wilson Pickett.