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The Ever Changing John Lennon Wall – Prague Spotlight

by Sad Man’s Tongue There is an ever changing wall on a hidden side street away from the common touristy streets at Velkopřevorské náměstí known as the Lennon Wall. After John Lennon’s death in 1980 young Czechs made a memorial … 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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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 Music Gave The World Its Greatest Music Sensation

After 60 years or so of rock and roll history, it has certainly more true feelings. The Beatles, of course, immediately spring to mind. The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan goes on Bruce Springsteen, U2, and the list. But Elvis was … Continue reading

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