Category Archives: Rockabilly

(July 19, 2017): Beat Farmers – Goldmine

From the 1985 album, True West.  The debut LP from the San Diego band now know as The Farmers.  It was recorded in 1984 and produced by Phil and Dave Alvin of the Blasters and Steve Berlin of Los Lobos. … Continue reading

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(April 12, 2017): Glen Glenn – Flip, Flop, Fly

From the 1984 album, Everybody’s Movin’ Again.  Glenn was a Missouri rockabilly performer active from 1955 – 1965.  This LP takes its name from Glenn’s biggest hit, his 1958 single “Everybody’s Movin”.

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(Aug 4, 2014): Doc Watson – Way Downtown

From the 1972 triple LP, Will The Circle Be Unbroken.  A pioneering fusion outing for country and rock that produced spectacular results.  A case of “thousands” including Mother Maybelle Carter, Roy Acuff, Earl Scruggs, Merle Travis, Junior Husky, Doc Watson … Continue reading

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(May 19, 2014): Carl Perkins – Boppin’ the Blues

Back on deck after projects in Yangon and Rarotonga. This is from the 1957 album, Dance Album of *** Carl Perkins.  Not one to make it big financially at the outset, but Perkins’ music has had and still has a lasting … Continue reading

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