Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from That Rock & Roll Beat by The Hi-Risers, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

That Rock & Roll Beat

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

Customer Reviews


I happened upon The Hi-Risers when watching a Rochester, NY public broadcasting local music show. I was hooked. A little bit of late 50's and early 60's rock-and-roll packed into a trio of locals channeling, I think, some Beatles and Ben Folds Five. Guitar work is outstanding, drumming top shelp and harmonies darn near perfect come together in smartly written, clever and fun songs. Don't confuse these Upstate New York lads with Brian Setzer, The Hi-Risers are their own men. Listen and enjoy.


Formed: 1998

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '90s, '00s

The Hi-Risers were formed in 1998 by Gregory Townson (vocals, guitar) and Todd Bradley (vocals, bass), who had been playing with one another since forging their first musical partnership in 1984. In that year, each became a member of the Essentials, which began playing on the underground pop scene of Rochester, NY. The combo released an album, Gas Money, on Earring Records, but eventually morphed into the five-piece dance-rock band the Salamanders, which also included Christopher Earl (who also performed...
Full Bio
That Rock & Roll Beat, The Hi-Risers
View in iTunes

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this album.