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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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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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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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What’s Your favorite Version of “‘Shakin’All Over””

Head over to our Facebook Page and vote for your favorite version, or favorites, of this classic song first performed by Johnny Kidd and the Pirates. Click here to be taken to our page. Choices are: The Head Cat, Wanda … Continue reading

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Rockabilly and rock’n’roll with Laine Lane

by KATE TARALA, Featured Writer, The Herald LANIE Lane can write songs with her eyes closed. Literally. She wrote her runaway hit Oh Well, That’s What You Get Falling In Love With A Cowboy in her sleep. ‘‘I woke up … 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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