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Artist Biography: Boyd Bennett

Introduction Boyd Bennett (1924-2002) is the late American rockabilly singer-songwriter who, together with his band Boyd Bennett and His Rockets,…

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Artist Biography: Bruce Channel

Introduction Bruce Channel is an American rock n roll/pop/country/rockabilly singer-songwriter known for his #1 pop hit “Hey! Baby” during the…

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70s Music

The Life and Music of Billy “Crash” Craddock

Introduction Billy Craddock’s early musical career Known for his biggest hit “Rub It In” in 1974, American country and rockabilly…

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The Story and Music of Dave Edmunds

Introduction to Dave Edmunds Dave Edmunds (born David William Edmunds in 1944) is a Welsh/British guitarist, singer and record producer.…

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The Story and the Music of “Little Miss Dynamite” Brenda Lee

Introduction to Brenda Lee Brenda Lee (birth name Brenda Mae Tarpley) is an American singer who was one of the…

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Buddy Knox and the Rhythm Orchids

Introduction to Buddy Knox and the Rhythm Orchids Rockabilly singer-songwriter Buddy (Wayne) Knox was born in Happy, Texas, in 1933. …

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Bob Luman and His Hit “Let’s Think About Living”

Introduction Bob Luman was an American country and rockabilly singer and guitarist who was primarily known for his “Let’s Think…

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The (Curious) Story and Music of The Fendermen

Introduction to The Fendermen The Fendermen were a short-lived rockabilly duo, a one-hit wonder by virtue of the single “Mule…

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The “Mr. Dynamo” Ronnie Hawkins

Introduction to Ronnie Hawkins Having earned the name “Mr. Dynamo” for his electrifying and raw stage presence, 50s music and…

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Robin Luke with His Only Hit “Susie Darlin'”

Introduction to Robin Luke Los Angeles, California-born rockabilly singer Robin Luke may be considered a one-hit wonder through late 50s…

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Lillian Briggs, the Rockabilly Bombshell

Introduction to Lillian Briggs Lillian Briggs (1932-1998) was an American 50s music singer-turned businesswoman, one of the rare instances that…

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Introduction to Gerry Granahan aka “Dicky Do’s and Dont’s”

Short career summary on Gerry Granahan Gerry Granahan (born in 1932 in Pennsylvania) is a 50s music-era singer-songwriter and record…

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Wanda Jackson – The Queen of Rockabilly

Introduction Wanda Jackson is popularly proclaimed as “The Queen Of Rockabilly” or “The First Lady Of Rockabilly,” one of the…

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Biography of Bonnie Lou

  Who is Bonnie Lou? Bonnie Lou, born Mary Jo Kath, is an American country, rock and roll and rockabilly…

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Jerry Jaye – “My Girl Josephine”

Introduction to Jerry Jaye Jaye is an American country and rockabilly guitarist/singer. In 1954 until 1958 Jaye had a stint…

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Sanford Clark – “The Fool”

Introduction to Sanford Clark Sanford Clark si an American country and rockabilly singer and musician. Clark was born in Tulsa,…

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Biography of Johnny Burnette

One of the earliest rockabilly stars Johnny Burnette (1934-1964) was an American rock and roll, rockabilly and pop singer and…

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Introduction to Carl Dobkins Jr.

Introduction to Carl Dobkins Carl Dobkins Jr. (born in 1941 in Ohio) is an American pop and rockabilly singer-songwriter best…

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History of Bobby Helms

Introduction Bobby Helms (born Robert Lee Helms in 1933 – died in 1997) was an American country singer, born in…

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Introduction to Bill Haley and the Comets

  A short introductory info on Bill Haley and the Comets Bill Haley and the Comets were founded and led…

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