Sound of the Day

Mouse Zinn & the Phantoms – Bring Her Here To Me

Oct 16th, 2017 | By
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A great number (reminiscent of Crazy Cavan’s country-tinged tunes) sung and penned by Mouse Zinn (Red Hot’n’Blue, Space Cadets, Switchblade), backed by the Phantoms (Jerome van Gasteren, Les Curtis and Mick Wigfall) recorded in July 1996 during the Kid Rocker sessions.



Stray Cats – Two of a kind

Sep 17th, 2017 | By
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Two of a kind was the b-side of Gina, the second single lifted from Blast Off in 1989.



The Polecats – I’ll Cry Instead

Juil 15th, 2017 | By
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After a short (and well deserved) break I’m back. Expect to see some major updates on the site in the near future (at least a lot of reviews to be added.) To help you wait here’s a great version of the Beatles’ I’ll Cry Instead by the equally great Polecats. Enjoy.



Mouse Zinn – ‘Shush, Don’t Tell Em’

Mai 30th, 2017 | By
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Taken from Mouse’s latest album « the Embassy Recordings » on Foot Tapping Records featuring Darrel Higham on guitar, Gordon Doel on drums and David Doel on Bass.



Lil Mo and the Dynaflos – Get Up and Dance

Mai 23rd, 2017 | By
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If you’re familiar to the Rockabilly Chronicle, you already know how much I like Lil Mo’s voice. Here’s another fine example of his talent taken from the album of the same name (which is reviewed here) released on Rhthm Bomb.



Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot – Rock this Town

Mai 3rd, 2017 | By
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Brian Setzer, Mark Winchester (double bass), Noah Levy (drums) and kevin McKendree (piano) literally on fire in this superb version of Rock this Town from the live album Osaka Rocka!



The Ranch Girls & the Ragtime Wranglers – Baby of Mine

Avr 13th, 2017 | By
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My absolute favorite song by the first incarnation of the Ranch Girls (Mary Ann and Caroline). Everything here is perfect from the harmonies to the accordion!



Powerdog – What Else Is New

Avr 6th, 2017 | By
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Brilliant track from the band’s album released on Count Orlock in 1992. More about Powerdog here.



The Stargazers – Swingin’ On A Star

Fév 17th, 2017 | By
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Excellent song written by Danny Brittain and taken from « Give Me That Jive » recorded in 1994. Read the whole Stargazers story here.



The Kokomo Kings – Girls I’ve never kissed

Fév 8th, 2017 | By
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Good news, the Kokomo Kings have signed with Rhythm Bomb to release their second album in 2017.