Category Archives: Rock n Roll

The Rockabilly Style of Singer Song Writer Dominique Pruitt

by Sad Man’s Tongue What a perfect combination. The Rockabilly Style of Dominique Pruitt with the Rockin, Swingin’, Folky, Bluesy, Rockabilly Sounds of the same Dominique Pruitt. We came across her looking for a song to go along with one … Continue reading

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The High Fidelics

by Brandonio, Featured Writer, Rock Is Dead RIP Who’s says that Craigslist is only good for hooking up with strangers,and buying used musical  instruments? It also serves as a means to acquire fellow musicians with like minded tastes and goals.Well that’s … Continue reading

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Sallie Ford Lets Out Her ‘Untamed Beast’

by Scott McDonald, Featured Writer, NBC San Diego Bespectacled crooner Sallie Ford grew up in Asheville, N.C, but she ended up in Portland, Ore. Surprisingly enough, the young bandleader didn’t move across the country to play music — a perfect … Continue reading

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JD McPherson Comes Home in ‘Scratching Circles’

Singer and guitarist sets up in famed Tulsa, Oklahoma, venue By Breezy Smoak, Featured Writer, Rolling Stone Online JD McPherson flaunts his signature retro rock & roll talent in the new video for “Scratching Circles.” Shot in black and white, … Continue reading

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HELLBOUND HEPCATS: No. 2: CD

by Altered Frequencies, Featured Blogger, Altered Frequencies On their sophomore album, HELLBOUND HEPCATS give us ten great rockabilly songs that play homage to the original scene, as well as the rejuvenation of the music from the early 80’s. These three guys … Continue reading

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JD McPherson hints at ‘new material’ for Cain’s show Saturday

By JENNIFER CHANCELLOR World Scene Writer The rock ‘n’ roll-slash-roots-slash-rockabilly musician recently headed to Chicago, where he recorded his debut album, “Signs & Signifiers,” released last year on Rounder Records. A new album is in the works, he said. “It’s … Continue reading

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The Villenettes: Rockabilly Heroines

by nicholaspipe, Featured Writer, Streetcast on Radio Adelaide Class, chops, and crashing rock n’ roll – that’s what emerging local act The Villenettes are all about. After joining together in mid-2012 from various other musical projects, The Villenettes have become … Continue reading

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Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys – Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekender 15

by Brad Boening, Featured Writer and Photographer, Out-of-Focus Photography Big Sandy (born Rusty Williams) grew up listening to his parents’ collection of jump blues records. Inspired by the rockabilly revival of the early ’80s, he began to perform with a … Continue reading

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JD McPherson to fire up Celtic Connections with Signs of rock ‘n’ roll

by STV Entertainment Those who complain that “music doesn’t sound like it used to” obviously haven’t listened to JD McPherson. Just as Amy Winehouse harked back to some of the 20th century’s best soul singers without being too derivative, JD … Continue reading

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Smashing Up Australia With The Drey Rollan Band

by Sad Man’s Tongue Most good things happen by chance. Like finding what we think is the hottest new Rockabilly and Roots rock n roll Band out of Australia, The Drey Rollan Band. Just by accident we stumbled across them … Continue reading

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