Category Archives: Jerry Lee Lewis

Livin’ The particular Rockabilly Lifestyle: Stuck within 1957?

By Buster Fayte    For many fans, rockabilly is more than just their favorite music. It’s a  lifestyle. What does it mean to live the rockabilly lifestyle? What is it about  rockabilly that makes people change not only the music the … Continue reading

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Dig Rockabilly Music? 10 Ways to Tell Whether You Are a True Fan

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue You may have heard of rockabilly music and you may even think you like it.  You might even consider yourself quite the expert on the subject and boast  proudly that you are … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Essentials: Five Songs You Have to Know

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue With all of the amazing rockabilly music that has been created over the  years, trying to pick the “best songs” is next to impossible. Of course,  everyone has an opinion on the … Continue reading

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Latin legend, Chan Romero, still rockin’

By Jonny Whiteside, featured Writer, La Canada Online Chicano rockabilly singer Chan Romero may not have enjoyed the flash-bang success of Richie Valens, but his role as an artistic trailblazer is equally significant. Romero, who will make a rare appearance … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Essentials: Musicians You Have to Know About

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue If you’re new to rockabilly, or haven’t had much chance to explore the genre,  you may feel lost when the conversation turns to the early idols. If you want to  keep up … Continue reading

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Join Our Censorship Protest and Say Fuck You SOPA

Please take a few minutes to head over to americancensorship.org and take action. It only takes a few moments of your time to be an agent of change! by Jane Wells Have you been paying attention to all the hubbub … Continue reading

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Rockabilly, legends rock on in book

By Rick Smith, Featured Writer, Go San Angelo In the foreword to his book “The Rockabilly Legends,” Jerry Naylor tells us he was 15 when “an untamed force unlike anything I had ever experienced” changed him forever. “It was 1954,” … Continue reading

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Great balls of fire! Lost Jerry Lee record surfaces

by Walter Pierce The Gospel of rock ’n’ roll history holds that famed Louisiana rockabilly pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis cut his first record demo in 1954 at Sun Studios in Memphis. But an upcoming episode the History Channel’s Cajun Pawn … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Queen Wanda Jackson Biography

By Buster Fayte With the release of Wanda Jackson’s new CD, The Party Ain’t Over, produced by Jack White, there’s been a lot of buzz about the her lately. So who is this Queen of Rockabilly and why is everyone … Continue reading

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Sun Studio Tours: The Birthplace of Rock and Roll

by Debbie Henthorn, Featured Writer, Associated Content  Home of the Million Dollar Quartet – Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash As a music history geek, there are many sites on my must-do list. I’ve been to the original home … Continue reading

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