Category Archives: Stray Cats

Bottrop, Kustom Kulture 2012 by Bokehbar Fotografie

by Sad Man’s Tongue We were on our way to do  a feature on a pin up girl when we came across German photographer Nicole Mattinger of Bokehbar Fotografie out of Egelsbach, Germany. While we still plan on doing a … Continue reading

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Brian Setzer Orchestra Played Christmas Show at The Joint on Yesterday

By JENNIFER CHANCELLOR World Scene Writer Multiple Grammy-winning musician Brian Setzer brought his high-energy big band orchestra to northeast Oklahoma this week for a special holiday performance. His solo releases include “Don’t Mess With A Big Band (Live!)” and “Christmas … Continue reading

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One Stray Cat + One Polecat + One Guana Bat

  by, Sarah Marie Pittman, Featured Writer,  Pollstar Stray Cats drummer Slim Jim Phantom, Guana Batz bass player Jonny Bowler and The Polecats singer Tim Polecat are once again teaming up. The rockabilly vets, who previously worked together with their … Continue reading

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“Rockabilly Boogie” Animated Video From Lee Rocker

Here’s a great new animated video from Stray Cat Lee Rocker singing Rockabilly Boogie, which he debuts on You Tube. Also here is a link to help get the Stray Cats get Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  

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Drinking Wine With Lee Rocker

By Brad Memberto, Staff Writer, Santa Maria Times It is a style of music that has been around since the ’50s and made more popular with the likes of Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley. Rockabilly takes the best parts of … Continue reading

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Stray Cat Saturday From C’mon Everybody

Excellent article from C’mon Everybody, which appears to be fairly new. Nice writing style. Hope she don’t mind the repost, and maybe she will write for us. What do you say Helen? By Helen, Featured Blogger, C’mon Everybody Buster Fayte … Continue reading

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Brian Setzer explodes on stage at Thebarton Theatre

Adelaide Now ROCKABILLY royalty graced the Thebarton Theatre last night in the form of three-time Grammy winning Brian Setzer. Revellers ready to rock flooded the iconic theatre – some fully clad in their favourite vintage outfits and impressively gelled quiffs … Continue reading

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Brian Setzer talks Setzer Goes Instru-Mental! track-by-track

MusicRadar.com does a great repeating series called track by track, where they interview a band or artist on their current album release and go through each song, as it says, track by track. Below is their interview with brian Setzer, … Continue reading

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Motorhead’s Lemmy talks rockabilly, side band The Head Cat

by Joe Bosso, Featured Writer, Music Radar “This is the first music that meant something to me,” says Motorhead singer/bassist Lemmy Kilminster on the subject of rockabilly. “I never liked jazz or anything else. Early rock ‘n’ roll                 –     that … Continue reading

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Brian Setzer’s Hair

by jonmwessel, Featured Writer, Eleven-Nineteen No matter what you think about The Stray Cats, Brian Setzer had a damn great head of hair. The rockabilly revival hit England hard in the late 70′s, early 80′s, after punk lost some of … Continue reading

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