Category Archives: Wanda Jackson

Q&A with Wanda Jackson: Queen of Rockabilly

    by Scott Mervis,  Featured Writer, Pittsburgh Post Gazette   In 1960, she had a hit with “Let’s Have a Party,” and now more than a half-century later, Wanda Jackson, the Queen of Rockabilly and Elvis Presley’s onetime tour … Continue reading

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Wicked Wanda still fanning the rockabilly flames

by BILLY KENNEDY, Featured Writer, News Letter WANDA JACKSON is a veteran rockabilly, traditional country and gospel singer who has influenced some of Nashville’s biggest names, with a rich pedigree in music that dates back more than 50 years. The … Continue reading

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Wanda Jackson with Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside

Words & Images by: James R. Martin, Featured Writer, Jam Base When it was announced that Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside were going to tour with the Queen of Rockabilly, Wanda Jackson, you couldn’t help but think that it … Continue reading

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All Hail the Queen of Rockabilly

by Alysia Gray Painter, Featured Writer, NBC Bay Area The legendary Wanda Jackson will headline a Johnny Cash tribute. ROCKABILLY CENTRAL: Calling the annual Tribute to Johnny Cash just a concert isn’t correct. If you’ve been to the Ventura-based summertime … Continue reading

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Jack White, The New Daisy, Memphis, TN – 3/13

by Kevin Long, Featured Writer, Jam Bands A buzz rippled throughout the rock world when renowned musician Jack White announced he was releasing his debut solo album.  The much anticipated undertaking is entitled “Blunderbuss” and is set to drop on … Continue reading

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Aging Rockabilly Stars Rock On

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue Rock and roll is getting older. Those young, brash kids that brought their  youthful exuberance to the world with screaming guitars, bashing drums, and  sheer attitude are not so young anymore. While … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Hair Styles Make A Comeback: Imagination Is The Secret Weapon

  By David Blackstock, Featured Writer, Moxie Q I have a stylist named Juju on my team. Her personal image is just as unique as her name. That’s why, when she came into my salon the first time, directly from … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Essentials: Female Artists You Have to Know About

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue Many people assume women played an insignificant role in the birth of  rockabilly and rock and roll since they’re often overlooked. Absolutely not so!  Several women were instrumental in those formative years … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Women Add Spice to Rock and Roll History

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, SadMansTongue.Com When you think of rock and roll pioneers, you probably mostly think of men  like Elvis Presley, Gene Vincent, Eddie Cochran, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis,  and others. But women played a significant roll … 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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