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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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Rockabilly Gems Emerge From the Depths of Obscurity

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue Rockabilly music maintains a level of obscurity as a genre. To those of us  who love rockabilly and listen to lots of rockabilly songs, it’s easy to forget  that many people don’t … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Music Earns a Permanent Place In Rock and Roll History

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue It wasn’t always a given, but rockabilly music has earned a permanent spot in  the rock and roll spotlight. Today’s rockabilly acts not only keep the genre  alive, but they keep it … Continue reading

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Rockabilly and Moderation Don’t Mix!

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue Some forms of music benefit from a bit of judiciously applied moderation.  Classical music’s ebbs and flows build emotion, tension, and release. Many folk  songs are brilliantly understated and thus work in … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Essentials: Musicians You Need to Know About

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue If you’re new to rockabilly, or haven’t had much chance to explore the genre,  you may feel lost when the conversation turns to the early idols. If you want to  keep up … Continue reading

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Dig Rockabilly Music? 10 Ways to Tell Whether You Are a True Fan

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue You may have heard of rockabilly music and you may even think you like it.  You might even consider yourself quite the expert on the subject and boast  proudly that you are … 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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