Category Archives: Singers

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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Elvis Presley 1956 – Photos by Alfred Wertheimer

“Elvis is the greatest cultural force in the twentieth century. He introduced the beat to everything, music, language, clothes, it’s a whole new social revolution – the 60’s comes from it.” -Leonard Bernstein, 1960s 1956 was pivotal year in America … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Music Explored Uncharted Territory

By Buster Fayte Having sprung from very familiar and comfortable roots, rockabilly music took off in a completely new and unexpected direction. The musicians of rockabilly were making things up as they went along. There was no plan for how … Continue reading

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Legs Gallery 72 – With Social Distortion’s California (Hustle And Flow)

We love Social D here all most as much as we love a great pair of legs. With all due repect Mr. Ness. Turn it Fu&%(&g up everyone!

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Legs Gallery 71 – With JD McPherson’s Fire Bug

The more I see how JD McPherson is climbing in fame with hits Roots Rock and Roll and Rockabilly style, the more my faith is restored in music.

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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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JD McPherson Performs “Twinkle” On The Tonight Show With jay leno

By Sad Man’s Tongue Roots rock and roll and rockabilly revivalist JD McPherson performed his original Christmas song last night on the Late Show with Jay Leno. This native of broken Arrow Oklahoma has restored our faith in rock and … Continue reading

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Tribute To A True Hep Cat: Nick Curran 1977 – 2012

My friend Libero Api has seen Nick Curran play several times, unlike myself who never had the honor. This young and talented man’s life was cut short last October due to Cancer. For myself and many others we will only … Continue reading

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Radio Billy FM Presents – Rock Around With lOllie Vee 32

Here is a great set of tunes from our friends over at Radio Bill FM. You can listen in by clicking here. SONGS PLAYED » Buddy Holly – Rock Around With Ollie Vee The Blue Cats – Burnette The Blue … Continue reading

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Overkill: Lemmy’s Guide to Life

by Harley Brown, Featured Writer, Spin Motörhead’s mainman shares what he’s learned about Metallica, drug busts, and Nazi memorabilia The man, the myth, the mutton chops: Ian Fraser “Lemmy” Kilmister — otherwise known as the face, voice, and bass of … Continue reading

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