JOHN DOTE'/ HAWAII FIVE-0 THEME SONG
metacafe.comNov 6, 2010 - 7 min
JOHN DOTE', THE DRUMMER FROM THE HIT TV SHOW "HAWAII FIVE - 0 DOES A DRUM SOLO TO OUTDO ANY OTHER AND HAS BEEN LABELED THE "BEST DRUMMER" IN THE COUNTRY BY WARNER BROS. EXECUTIVES. Hawaii Five-0 is an American action police procedural television series, which premiered on Monday, September 20, 2010 on CBS. The series is a reboot of the original series, which aired on CBS from 1968 to 1980. Like the original, it follows an elite state police task force set up to fight crime in the state of Hawaii.
Hawaii Five-O is an American police procedural drama series produced by CBS Productions and Leonard Freeman. Set in Hawaii, the show originally aired for 12 seasons from 1968 to 1980, and continues in reruns. At the airing of its very last episode, it was the longest running cop show in television history at that time.
Jack Lord portrayed Detective Captain Steve McGarrett, the head of a special state police task force which was based on an actual unit that existed under martial law in the 1940s. The theme music composed by Morton Stevens became especially popular. Many episodes would end with McGarrett instructing his subordinate to "Book 'em, Danno!", sometimes specifying a charge such as "murder one".
¡°The popularity of the Hawaii Five-O format spawned various police dramas on all the major television networks since its debut.¡±
¡°The super popular Hawaii Five-O theme song, was composed by Morton Stevens and later covered by surf music band The Ventures and the instrumental group Stakeout, produced by John Dote' and Ventures producer Joe Saraceno.
Coincidentally ¨C the third season of the TV show Hawaii Five-0 was just released on DVD on January22, 2008. Pictured at left is the cover of the first season DVD featuring stars (l-r) James MacArthur, Gilbert Francis Lani Damian Kauhi, Cam Fong and Jack Lord.
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