Tag Archives: rockabilly

MATT SMITH’S CHOP SHOP – Live! At Strange Brew

January 12, 2021

6 String Ranch 2020 Texan six-stringer goes back to the future to uncover gems for all-time delight. “Chop Shop” might be the title of Matt Smith’s guitar instructional book – but it also was a name of one of his … Continue reading

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HEADCAT 13 – Headcat 13

October 6, 2020

Cleopatra 2020 Shake, rattle and roll with the punches: heavyweight veterans tune into their roots and sprout new shoots. Primeval and feral: that’s the common denominator for rockabilly, punk and hard rock, and there’s an ensemble to provide a fine … Continue reading

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PATSY THOMPSON – Fabulous Day

March 24, 2020

Patsy Thompson 2020 With her arms wide open, Canadian songstress embraces new hope. Last decade saw Ms Thompson go through a rough patch, yet she’s been ploughing her furrow in the field of Americana no matter what, even though Austin … Continue reading

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NORMAN BEAKER BAND – We See Us Later

October 2, 2017

Norman Beaker Band 2017 Fresh off his induction into the Blues Hall of Fame, veteran guitarist rolls further on down the road. A stalwart of British blues scene for five decades, it’s only recently that Norman Beaker started to collect … Continue reading

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THE COFFIN DAGGERS – Aggravatin’ Rhythms

May 20, 2016

Cleopatra 2016 Menacing twang from the East Coast where surf may bring a frown but cannot hide a smile. Although Viktor Venom is an originator of American crust punk, the guitarist just as well knows how to ride the crest … Continue reading

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