Tag Archives: Robert Plant

Good Rockin’ Tonight From 1947 to 2012

One of the most classic and timeless rock and roll songs, and one of my favorites, is “Good Rockin’ Tonight.” First recorded in 1947 by Roy Brown as a Jump Blues Tune and later sung  by Wynonie Harris where you … Continue reading

Posted in Jump Blues, Music, neo-rockabilly, Rock Music, Rock n Roll, Rockabilly, Rockabilly Bands & Music, Swing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Elvis’ ‘Graceland’ Deal: 55 Years Ago for $1,000 Down

By Teke Wiggin, Featured Writer, AOL.com Just over 55 years ago, Elvis Presley pulled off a rocking purchase for his parents: He bought them a 14-acre Memphis mansion known as “Graceland.” The pop-culture icon, who had already bought one home … Continue reading

Posted in 1950s, Elvis, Elvis Presley, History, Music History, Rockabilly | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments