Category Archives: Clothing

Lazy Eye Clothing of Prague Bringing Class & Elegance Back In Style

by Sad Man’s Tongue Our friends over at Lazy Eye Fashion sure know how to bring style and class back to the forefront of fashion. When I think of some of the classic photos of Grace Kelly, Audrie Hepburn, and … Continue reading

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Building a rockabilly wardrobe on a budget

Found a great article over at Rockabella On A Budget for all you budget conscience fans out there. But even if you are not budget conscience she has some great tips if you are just a DIY kind of person. … Continue reading

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Vintage Makeup: Why the 50s Look is Back in Style

 by Adrian, Featured Writer, Hair + Culture The 50s look, especially rockabilly, is back in style with a vengeance. This is because women from the 50s looked hip, beautiful, and extremely sexy. Wearing a 50s style can give you a Hollywood … Continue reading

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Oh For The Love of Beatrice

Dante Alighieri,  Italian poet,  writer,  theorist, and philosopher, lived between 1265 -1321, had his Beatrice. The woman he adored and idolized in his prose and poetry. She was his inspiration for his book La Vita Nuova concerning courtly love, and of … Continue reading

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That Big Ol’ Sun Just Keeps On Shining

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue While there have been far bigger record companies, it’s safe to say that no  record company in history has ever had as formative an influence on the world of  rock and roll … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Giants Formed the Million Dollar Quartet

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue On an auspicious Tuesday in early December, 1956, four of the greatest rock  and roll musicians ever met in the Memphis Recording Services Studios (home of  the famed Sun Records company) for … Continue reading

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Rockabilly: Rock and Roll’s Primitive Form

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue It’s been almost 60 years since music that could be called rock and roll  first started hitting the radio airwaves. Rock music has taken an amazing number  of twists, turns, and alternate … Continue reading

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Johnny Cash’s Rockabilly Path Led In a Different Direction

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue When Elvis changed everything in 1954 with his recording of “That’s All  Right” he charted a definite path for rockabilly music. Many artists that came  after Elvis followed the trail he blazed … Continue reading

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Gotta Have That Rockabilly Look – Really?

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue On my blog recently there’s been a discussion starting about the “rules” of  being a modern rockabilly band. In one of my posts I admitted that when I first  started playing in … Continue reading

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A Retro All American Picnic (With a Rockabilly Twist) Engagement Shoot

Found another great photo session over at Poptastic Bride, featuring this retro rockabilly picnic as the back drop. by Cynthia , Featured Blogger, Poptastic Bride Well hello it’s Monday once again! I’m glad you dropped by (and you’ll be glad … Continue reading

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