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Volbeat’s Michael Poulsen: The Biggest Mission We Have on Earth Is Finding Love

By Lauren Wise, featured Writer, Up On The Sun Elvis, Johnny Cash, King Diamond, Black Sabbath, Ramones, Fats Domino, Motorhead–these are just a few of the influences that make Danish rock band Volbeat tick. And it seems to work out … Continue reading

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Volbeat Frontman Michael Poulsen Talks About Influence of Elvis and Cash w/ Loudwire

by Full Metal Jackie,  Loudwire Volbeat frontman Michael Poulsen was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. Poulsen spoke all about the band’s latest album ‘Outlaw Gentleman & Shady Ladies’ and what their new bandmate Rob … Continue reading

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Reverend Horton Heat: Rockabilly Divinity

By JON FERGUSON , Staff Writer, Lancaster Online Circumstances forced Jim Heath to choose music for a career. Heath, who will lead his crack rockabilly band, the Reverend Horton Heat, into the Chameleon Club for a Saturday night show, needed … Continue reading

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Wicked Wanda still fanning the rockabilly flames

by BILLY KENNEDY, Featured Writer, News Letter WANDA JACKSON is a veteran rockabilly, traditional country and gospel singer who has influenced some of Nashville’s biggest names, with a rich pedigree in music that dates back more than 50 years. The … Continue reading

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A Good Rockabilly Tune Delivers a Punch

By Buster Fayte , Featured Writer, Sad Man’s Tongue What makes a good rockabilly song? I guess you could come up with a million  answers to that question, but to me one answer kind of sums it all up: A … Continue reading

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Rockabilly star Carl Perkins’ son looks back on his father’s career

by GEORGE JARED, Featured Writer, The Republic Almost 15 years after his death, rock legend Carl Perkins is set to receive one more honor. A life-sized silhouette of him and other music legends will be ringed around a monument shaped … Continue reading

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VOLBEAT Announce U.S. Tour

Danish metal band Volbeat has announced the complete itinerary for the U.S. leg of the band’s Live From Beyond Hell / Above Heaven Summer tour of North America.  Hellyeah has been selected as direct support, with Iced Earth also on … Continue reading

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Q & A with Volbeat drummer Jon Larsen

By John Parks, Featured Writer, The Rock River Times Volbeat is a fast-rising heavy-metal group from Denmark that will be headlining the WXRX Rock Monkey Fest at Rockford Speedway May 27, an all-day show that will feature countless other acts, … Continue reading

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1950s-obsessed Rev. Horton Heat keeps eyes on the musical future

By Adrian Chamberlain, Featured Writer, Times Colonist The musicians who most influenced Reverend Horton Heat years ago were far  from famous. “These were local guys who could work a crowd so good,” says Heat,  a.k.a. Jim Heath. In the guise … Continue reading

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Meet the 20-foot legends on the Rockabilly Highway: Rich Gilbert and Eileen Rose

by Bob Moses, Featured Writer, No Depression You might picture the “Rockabilly Highway” as a yellow-brick road stretching between Buddy Hollyland and Bill Monroeville. But it really exists, in McNairy County, TN, where it’s also known as Route 45 South. … Continue reading

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