Sound of the Day

The Doel Brothers

Oct 2nd, 2016 | By

One hour with the always excellent Doel Brothers, Britain’s finest purveyors of hillbilly bop.

The Quakes – Puttin’ Out The Flame

Sep 17th, 2016 | By

The Quakes performing Puttin’ Out The Flame from their Voice Of America album at the 4th Wildcat Weekend in Berlin in 1997 with a the Cure’s Boys Don’t Cry for intro and outro and the Smith’s this Charming Man in the middle.

The Nitros – Midnight Special

Août 26th, 2016 | By

The Nitros (John O’Malley, Gary Day and Rich Taylor) play a Rockaballad with a jazz feel taken from their album « Something’s gotta Give ». Brilliant guitar work, as usual, and superb rhythm section. Read the Nitros story here.

The Ricochets – Night Ship

Août 9th, 2016 | By

Early Psychobilly from « Made In The Shade », The Ricochets debut album « from 1982. The Ricochets were Dave Jones (vocals), Steve Meadham (drums),  Steve Sardi (guitar) and his brother Sam (doublebass). Sam later joined Guana Batz and Steve Meadham went on to play with Meteors and later the Highliners.

Levi Dexter and the Ripchords – Jitterbop Baby

Juil 29th, 2016 | By
Levi dexter and the ripchords

Levi Dexter, the Ripchords… What could I add? Enjoy!

Maryann & The Tri-Tones – I’m Moving Up

Juin 30th, 2016 | By
Maryann and the tri-tones

Excellent Rockabilly band from Estonia. Originally released on their own label, their debut album has been reissued by Rhythm Bomb. You can read the review here.

Elvis Presley, Scotty & Bill – That’s All Right

Juin 29th, 2016 | By

Today is a very sad day. Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley’s longtime guitarist and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, died Tuesday at the age of 84. Without his licks, a mix of blues, jazz and country, Rockabilly wouldn’t exist and he played a pivotal role as Elvis’ manager during his early years. Here’s…

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Kim Lenz – Pay Dearly

Juin 26th, 2016 | By
Kim Lenz

To go with the brilliant interview of Kim Lenz by Denise Daliege-Pierce, here’s a song from her latest album. Rockabilly fans will be thrilled to hear that she’s currently recording a brand new album.  

The Sprites – Share of Love

Juin 20th, 2016 | By
the Sprites

The Sprites (Philippe Servente – lead vocals, Pascal Guimbard – lead guitar, François Gadotti – double bass, Lionel Decaix – rhythm guitar, Red Dennis – drums) were a French rockabilly band that played between 1983 and 1986. Their sound was heavily influenced by Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps first albums. After a set in…

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Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite Boys – Everytime

Juin 10th, 2016 | By
Big Sandy and his Fly Rite Boys - Fine, Fine, Superfine

It’s the first release of a brand new label, Ruby records, launched by Ruby Ann and Tom Ingram and it comes in a beautifully designed sleeve. And what a better choice to lauch a label than Big Sandy? Even though it’s only a single and we desperately need a brand new album, it’s always good…

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