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Rockabilly Hair Styles Make A Comeback: Imagination Is The Secret Weapon

  By David Blackstock, Featured Writer, Moxie Q I have a stylist named Juju on my team. Her personal image is just as unique as her name. That’s why, when she came into my salon the first time, directly from … Continue reading

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Six Modern Artists Doing Right By The Past

Found six excellent choices over at Shilling For The Atomic Era. I am a new fan of their number one choice so be sure to give it a listen. 6.) The Reverend Horton Heat The good reverend himself, Jim Heath, … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Essentials: Female Artists You Have to Know About

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue Many people assume women played an insignificant role in the birth of  rockabilly and rock and roll since they’re often overlooked. Absolutely not so!  Several women were instrumental in those formative years … Continue reading

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Rockabilly’s Definitive Band Lineup

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, Sad Man’s Tongue It seems that the modern rockabilly band lineup most commonly includes only a  singer/lead guitarist, an upright bass player, and a drummer. This sparse lineup  has everything you need: drums for the … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Women Add Spice to Rock and Roll History

By Buster Fayte, Featured Author, SadMansTongue.Com When you think of rock and roll pioneers, you probably mostly think of men  like Elvis Presley, Gene Vincent, Eddie Cochran, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis,  and others. But women played a significant roll … 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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