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The final album by rockabilly legend Janis Martin to see the light of day

by AdamTogether, Featured Writer, Alt Sounds Cow Island Music to release The Blanco Sessions, funded by Kickstarter,  on September 18. Flores will embark on U.S. tour to perform Martin’s  songs. Janis Martin was one of the few female recording  artists … 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 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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ALBUM REVIEW: Lee Rocker, ‘Night Train to Memphis’

By Peter Chianca / pchianca@wickedlocal.com Wicked Local North of Boston Brian Setzer may get all the press with his glitzy orchestra and holiday extravaganzas, but Stray Cats bassist Lee Rocker has been quietly amassing his own impressive body of work … Continue reading

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Original Cool Returns: Rockabilly, Swing, Rock and Roll Fanzine Available for First Time in 11 Years

Press release From: Ann Wood Media Relations From 1993 to 2001, music fanzine Original Cool dove headlong into all styles of  rockabilly, swing, and rock and roll—vintage to neo. Chock full of interviews with artists old and new, plus album … Continue reading

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The Late Cordell Jackson: Queen of Rockabilly

Rockabilly guitarist Cordell Jackson was the first woman to produce, engineer, engineer and promote music on her own label, Moon Records. She was born in 1923 and died in 2004. At the time of her death, her label was the … Continue reading

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