Bob Morritt, who I told you about a couple of times including in the post Blackmail From An Early Rockabilly Hopeful has a new book coming out at the beginning of next month. The book, “Guitar Men,” which will be available on … Continue reading
I received a note from Davis Fetter inviting us to take a look at his new video. Fetter says simply, “I make rock and roll.” Well that’s getting to the point, that’s for sure! Currently based in Las Angeles, Fetter … Continue reading
I received an email tonight in which the great Cliff Gallup was brought up. Realizing that it’s been too long since I talked about Cliff, I figured I needed to rectify the situation immediately. A huge part of Gene Vincent’s … Continue reading
I told you about Charlie Gracie before and then had help from a very special contributor in telling you more. Well, it’s high time for another dose! This one from 1953–before all the fuss really started in Memphis. If this ain’t rock and … Continue reading
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The third annual Norcal Knockout will be held on Saturday, July 7 at the Solano County Fairgrounds in Vallejo, California. This event has a little bit of everything. For you car fanatics, there will be every manner of pre 1970 American-made … Continue reading
Jittery Jack is the alter ego of Raging Teens front man, Kevin Patey. As Jittery Jack, Patey delivers a self-titled seven-song EP full of rockabilly, honky tonk, hillbilly boogie, and straight-ahead rock and roll influences. Patey is joined by several fine Boston … Continue reading
I told you about The Krazy Kats a while back when it was announced that the band was to be inducted into the Kansas Music Hall of Fame. And I told you then about guitarist/vocalist Lee Dresser’s fight with Leukemia. Since … Continue reading
I love it when I open my PO Box and there’s a new CD in it! I opened the box this morning and, Bam!, the new one from the awesome Rumblejetts, MotorHoney, was sitting there just waiting to be heard. … Continue reading
Right, well, this story has nothing whatsoever to do with rockabilly except that it was passed on to me by rockabilly bassist Joe Shaffer of the Kevin Fayte Rock and Roll Trio, but it’s a crazy story so I figured I’d … Continue reading
Here are some kids who know how to rip it up on a Saturday night. Happy Saturday night everyone!