Tag Archives: Rock and Roll

Book Review: Lee Dresser, Was There A Band Here Tonight?

by Buster Fayte, Featured Writer, Buster Fayte’s Rockabilly Romp Imagine that you, a 14-year-old junior high student in small town Missouri, USA, had started getting interested in music in 1955. Then, imagine you’d seen a young new singing sensation with … Continue reading

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JD McPherson is in the right place and time

By John Benson, Featured Writer, Vindy.Com Highly regarded as the critical darling of 2012 with his respected debut album, “Signs & Signifiers,” JD McPherson is gearing up for the inevitable crashing rocket ride back to earth. “We’re definitely looking forward … Continue reading

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The Hemsby 50th Through The Lens of Chris Furlong

by Sad Man’s Tongue Based in the United Kingdom, Chris Furlong, was at the The 50th Hemsby Rock ‘n’ Roll Weekender. As one would expect this internationally acclaimed and award winning photographer for Getty Images took some great shots. Here … Continue reading

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The Infamous Swanks

by Incognito, Featured Writer, Incognito Music, Models, and More When you go to the ReverbNation page for The Infamous Swanks, the first song you see listed is “Wake Up.” That is probably something you didn’t want to do on this … Continue reading

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Rocketship Rocketship

by Incognito, featured Writer, Incognito Music, Models, and More There is no shortage of rockabilly trios. That being the case, there is no shortage of rockabilly guitarists that really know how to play. What is perhaps more unusual in the … Continue reading

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Screamin’ Rebel Angels

by Incognito, Featured Writer, Incognito Music, Models, and More If you check out Screamin’ Rebel Angels on ReverbNation, the first song listed is a real attention grabber. At the beginning of the song, Laura Rebel Angel screams, “Are you ready?” … Continue reading

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The High Fidelics

by Brandonio, Featured Writer, Rock Is Dead RIP Who’s says that Craigslist is only good for hooking up with strangers,and buying used musical  instruments? It also serves as a means to acquire fellow musicians with like minded tastes and goals.Well that’s … Continue reading

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Sallie Ford Lets Out Her ‘Untamed Beast’

by Scott McDonald, Featured Writer, NBC San Diego Bespectacled crooner Sallie Ford grew up in Asheville, N.C, but she ended up in Portland, Ore. Surprisingly enough, the young bandleader didn’t move across the country to play music — a perfect … Continue reading

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JD McPherson Comes Home in ‘Scratching Circles’

Singer and guitarist sets up in famed Tulsa, Oklahoma, venue By Breezy Smoak, Featured Writer, Rolling Stone Online JD McPherson flaunts his signature retro rock & roll talent in the new video for “Scratching Circles.” Shot in black and white, … Continue reading

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Whiskey Kill ‘Wrecks’ it

by Scott McLennan, Featured Writer, Boston.com Rockabilly invokes images of hot rods and high times. And sure enough, engines rev and bottles drain on Whiskey Kill’s new album “Wrecker.” But the rockabilly barrels along some twisted roads as well. There’s … Continue reading

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