Category Archives: Brian Setzer

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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Rockabilly Guitarists Rank Well Among The All Time Greats

By Buster Fayte , Featured Writer, Sad Man’s Tongue One of the hallmarks of great rockabilly is the flashy guitar work featured on so many recordings. Although the original rockabilly guitarists weren’t playing like the metal shredders of today, their … Continue reading

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Brian Setzer bringing Christmas Extravaganza tour to Hard Rock

By JENNIFER CHANCELLOR World Scene Writer Multiple Grammy-winning musician Brian Setzer brings his high-energy big band orchestra to The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa for a special holiday performance. His rockabilly swing comes Dec. 13 to … Continue reading

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Rockabilly trio Phantom, Rocker & Slick is back after 26-year hiatus

By Piet Levy, Featured Writer, Jsonline It’s safe to say that no band will have had a longer stage absence before its http://www.summerfest.com“>Summerfest gig this year than Phantom, Rocker & Slick. The last time drummer “Slim” Jim Phantom, singer and … 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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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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BRIAN SETZER

From: The Music AN UNLIKELY ’80S POP STAR, THANKS TO HIS TIME WITH ROCKABILLY REVIVALISTS STRAY CATS, BRIAN SETZER SPENT THE PAST TWO DECADES IMMERSED IN SWING AND JAZZ. BUT MICHAEL SMITH DISCOVERS THAT SETZER’S BACK WITH ONE OF THE … Continue reading

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Brian Setzer brings “Rockabilly Riot!” to the U.S. in December

Story by Tara Hall SoundSpike Senior Writer Published October 6, 2011 07:28 AM Brian Setzer has unveiled more dates for his winter “Rockabilly Riot!,” which spreads across the western portion of the U.S. in support of his latest album, “Setzer Goes InstruMENTAL.” … Continue reading

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