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Freddie Cannon

Rocker Freddy Cannon was born in the Boston suburb of Swampscott, Massachusetts. His father, a truck driver, was also a semi-professional musician, getting gigs in the Boston area with local bands playing his trumpet and singing. Freddy taught himself to play guitar, and after graduating high school in 1955 got a job playing guitar on a record by ... See full bio »

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 2016 Mafia III (Video Game) (performer: "Palisades Park")
  Svengoolie (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2016) (performer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Star Trek: The Cage (2016) ... (writer: "Svengoolie Stomp")
- The Frozen Ghost (2016) ... (writer: "Svengoolie Stomp")
- House of Frankenstein (2007) ... (performer: "Where the Action Is" - uncredited)
 2011-2012 DVD-R Hell (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Bibleman (2012) ... (performer: "Action")
- Intergalactic Thanksgiving (2011) ... (performer: "Palisades Park" - uncredited)
 2011 X: First Class (performer: "Palisades Park")
 2010 Rock Suomi (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Amerikan ääni (2010) ... (writer: "Tallahassee Lassie")
 2005 The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (writer: "The Sandwich Song" - as Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon)
 2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (performer: "Palisades Park")
 2002 Rumble (performer: "Tallahassee Lassie" - as Freddie Cannon) / (writer: "Tallahassee Lassie")
 2002 Dahmer (performer: "Tallahassee Lassie" - as Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon) / (writer: "Tallahassee Lassie" - as Frederick A. Piscariello)
 1984 The Ratings Game (TV Movie) (performer: "Palisades Park")
 1984 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Robin Williams/Adam Ant (1984) ... (performer: "Patty Baby")
 1982 The Junkman (performer: "The Great American Dream")
 1980 Running Scared (writer: "TALLAHASSEE LASSIE" - as Fredrick Picariello)
 1976 Teenage Cover Girls (performer: "Palisades Park" - uncredited)
 1975 Return to Macon County (performer: "Talahassie Lassie" - uncredited) / (writer: "Talahassie Lassie" - uncredited)
 1975 Iltatähti (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 January 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Tallahassee Lassie")
 1966 American Bandstand (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Hard Times & Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon (THE NEW AB67 Christmas Show) (1966) ... (as Freddie 'Boom Boom' Cannon, Where The Action Is (1965)", "In My Wildest Dreams (1966-1967)", (performer: "Action)
  Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes, 1965 - 1966) (writer - 2 episodes, 1965 - 1966)
- Episode #1.59 (1966) ... (performer: "The Dedication Song", "Come On, Come On") / (writer: "Come On, Come On")
- Episode #1.52 (1965) ... (performer: "She's Something Else")
- Episode #1.42 (1965) ... (performer: "Action")
- Episode #1.32 (1965) ... (performer: "Action")
- Episode #1.28 (1965) ... (performer: "Buzz-Buzz-a-Diddle-It", "Teen Queen of the Week", "Palisades Park")
 1965 Village of the Giants (as Fredrick A. Picariello, "Little Bitty Corrine") / (performer: "Little Bitty Corrine")
 1965 Where the Action Is (TV Series) (performer: "Action")
 1964 Shindig! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.13 (1964) ... (performer: "Abigail Beecher", "Too Much Monkey Business")
 1963 Bandstand (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 December 1963 (1963) ... (writer: "Tallahassee Lassie")
 1963 Just for Fun (performer: "Up And Downs Of Love")
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Alternate Names:

Freddie 'Boom Boom' Cannon | Freddy 'Boom Boom' Cannon | Freddy Cannon

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