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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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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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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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