Archive for juillet 2016

Levi Dexter and the Ripchords – Jitterbop Baby

Juil 29th, 2016 | By
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Levi Dexter, the Ripchords… What could I add? Enjoy!



Dawn Shipley

Juil 28th, 2016 | By
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Dawn Shipley A french poet has once said that «the future belongs to women». I guess he was talking about the future of rockabilly?! Without Marti, Josie, Rosie, Cari, Dulcie that music will indisputably be like a body without some fresh and warm blood. Dawn Shipley is one of these rockin’ladies, a pretty texan gal…

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Truly Lover Trio

Juil 23rd, 2016 | By
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Truly Lover Trio One of the very good musical surprise for me this last months was the discovery of Truly Lover Trio. I was hooked since the first time I heard “Lonely Blue Dreams” on the Perfect For Parties compilation album. I then heard “Blueberry Eyes” and it was even better. I finally got a…

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The Droptops

Juil 23rd, 2016 | By
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The Droptops The Droptops are an excellent trio from Maryland. They play traditionnal (authentic as some like to call it) rockabilly influenced by Sun Records. So far the Droptops have released one excellent album (reviewed here) on Wild Hare Records, which should be a reference good enough to convince you to get it.While your order…

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The Sprague Brothers

Juil 23rd, 2016 | By
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The Sprague Brothers The Sprague Brothers, Frank and Chris caught my attention a few years ago while I was browsing the catalog of Hightone records. Remember it was a time when Hightone had artists like Dave Stuckey, Deke Dickerson, Big Sandy, Kim Lenz, The Hot Club Of Cowtown… anything a decent fan of today’s rockin…

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The Tinstars

Juil 22nd, 2016 | By
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The Tinstars Coming from Holland, The Tinstars led by singer-guitarist Rick De Bruijn are now rocking the nation and more for almost 20 years. They rocked in Green Bay, bopped at Hemsby, turned Switzerland wild and stormed the Rockabilly Rave. By themselves or when they backed Lil Esther, Ronnie Dawson or Joe Clay to name…

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Josie Kreuzer

Juil 22nd, 2016 | By
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Josie Kreuzer Josie Kreuzer appeared on the rock’n’roll scene around 1992 with the all female rockabilly band Whistle Bait. They soon estabished a name as a solid live act. Sadly, Whistle Bait never released anything (but they recorded some tunes with Wally Hersom at his Wallyphonic studios) and eventually broke up in 1996. Josie then…

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The Horton Brothers

Juil 4th, 2016 | By
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The Horton Brothers [Archive from 2001] Brothers duet has a long tradition in country music (Louvin, Monroe, Kershaw to name a few) but there wasn’t many of them (and there are still not many) in the late nineties when the Horton Brothers appeared on the scene with their debut album «Hey It’s Bobby & Billy»….

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45 Rpm

Juil 4th, 2016 | By
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45 rpm [archive from 2007] Even if you haven’t heard about 45 RPM before, the name of Thorsten (aka Schroeder) and Jurgen may be familiar to you. They both were members of the neo-rockabilly trio The Javes and had a few records out in the mid 80’s. A few years later, well decided to take…

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Hamburger James

Juil 4th, 2016 | By
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Hamburger James – Watch That Cadillac Burn  (2011) Watch That Cadillac Burn – Town I Can’t Call Home – Reaching For The Ring – Berryville – best Thing I’ve Ever Had – Hillbilly Angel – I Don’t Need To Have A Reason – Queen Of Broken Hearts – The Devils Bad In Bed – Scar…

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