Posts in category "Rockabilly"

Song Of The Day by Eric Berman - "Party Doll" by Buddy Knox

  Song Of The Day – “Party Doll” by Buddy Knox Buddy Holly wasn’t the only rockabilly artist to come out of Texas in the late ’50s. Buddy Knox and his Rhythm Orchids featuring Jimmy Bowen on bass also sprang forth from the Lone Star State with this classic in 1957. Like Holly, Knox also... Read more »

Song Of The Day by Eric Berman - "Brand New Cadillac" by Vince Taylor And His Playboys

Song Of The Day – “Brand New Cadillac” by Vince Taylor And His Playboys Even though this song was relegated to the B-Side of the single it was released on in 1959, it has grown in stature due to it being covered by The Clash on their “London Calling” album. It has been said that... Read more »

Song Of The Day by Eric Berman - "All By Myself" by Johnny Burnette Trio

Song Of The Day – “All By Myself” by Johnny Burnette Trio I first discovered this song in the late 1970s by way of Robert Gordon’s excellent cover version. A few years later I was introduced to the off-the-tracks rockabilly excitement of the 1956 original featuring Johnny on guitar and vocal, Dorsey Burnette on slap... Read more »
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