Category Archives: Rock n Roll

Gil Elvgren’s Redheads – Via Retrorambling

I suppose I love red heads like the next person. Found this post over at Retrorambling and what a great blog they have. Check them out and check out the Red Heads of Gil Elvgren. Elvgren was a commercial success. … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n Roll Bash Friday June 27th At Hard Rock Cafe Prague

by Sad Man’s Tongue Kicking off the high season here in Prague, the Hard Rock Cafe Prague will be hosting “The Rock ‘n Roll Bash.”  The event is on Friday June 27th with the first band, “Slapdash neo-Rockabilly” kicking off … Continue reading

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Slapdash to Play At Hard Rock Cafe Prague’s “Rock ‘n Roll Bash”

by Sad Man’s Tongue Neo-Rockabilly band The Slapdash will be the opening band for the “School’s Out For Summer Rock ‘n Roll Bash, at Hard Rock Cafe Prague this June 27th. Slapdash has played several times before at the Prague venue … Continue reading

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Queens of Everything to Perform At Hard Rock Cafe Prague June 27th

by Sad Man’s Tongue This is pure horns driven rock ‘n roll, especially when the band consists of, besides the drums, guitar, and double bass, two trombone players, an alt sax player, and a barytone sax player. While we have … Continue reading

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Japanese Rockabilly Comes To The Historic Club 007 Stahaov In Prague

by Sad Man’s Tongue On May 1st, 2014 the historic Club 007 Strahov will kick off their “Rockin’ May Fiesta.” An underground club since 1969 it is actually run by a student organization, and has survived to this day despite … Continue reading

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Lemmy Klimister, Slim Jim Phantom, and Danny B. Harvey’s Headcat “Walk The Walk, Talk The Talk” Review

We have been a fan of Headcat for a couple of years now. The band, which is made up of Motorheads’s Lemmy Klimister, The Stray Cats’ Slim Jim Phantom, and Lonesome Spurs’ Danny B Harvey, have taken some classic rockabilly … Continue reading

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Last Weeks Music Highlights December 1st, 2013

As always we try to pair up songs to the features we post. It is quite the broad range from Old School to new, from Blues to Punk, Rockabilly to Psychobilly, and everything in between. Last week we featured bands … Continue reading

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Is Doctor Victor The Best Rock Band To come Out of the Czech Republic?

Pretty tall question to be imposing when you are talking about a band that is not even a year old yet. While music tastes, like wine, can be quite relative, we believe that even if you might not think so, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Lee Dresser, Was There A Band Here Tonight?

by Buster Fayte, Featured Writer, Buster Fayte’s Rockabilly Romp Imagine that you, a 14-year-old junior high student in small town Missouri, USA, had started getting interested in music in 1955. Then, imagine you’d seen a young new singing sensation with … Continue reading

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The continuing ‘good luck’ of singer/songwriter J.D. McPherson

By Patrick Donohu, Featured Writer, Low Country Current It’s safe to say singer/songwriter J.D. McPherson never expected to be nominated for awards alongside well-known bands such as The Lumineers and buzzworthy up-and-comers like Charleston’s own Shovels and Rope, nor did … Continue reading

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