Monatsarchiv für September 2010

Jerry Lee Lewis: Happy Birthday!

Mittwoch, den 29. September 2010

Jerry Lee Lewis is the greatest of them all and 75 today.
Happy Birthday Killer!…..from Thomas Rund & Michy Westphal.
On the occasion of this day for all friends of us this song,
we hope you enjoy.

Jerry Lee Lewis: Mean Old Man Vinyl Album!

Dienstag, den 28. September 2010

Great News for all record collectors: Killers new album is now available on a 18 track 3 - side - vinyl issue via Sundazed!

(click on the pic to get it)

The Killer collaborates with some of the biggest names!
Of all the legendary artists who laid the foundations for rock ´n´ roll in the 1950s, none looms [...]

Ronnie Wood: Vanity Fair Interview

Dienstag, den 28. September 2010

Ronnie Wood on Solo Albums, Museum Shows, and His Celebrity Friends
(by Bruce Handy for Vanity Fair)
The guitarist has a new solo album and a museum exhibit of his paintings, but he left Keith Richards´ new memoir on the subway (metaphorically speaking) Ronnie Wood, the current Rolling Stone and former member of The Faces, among other [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: 75th Birthday Dedication (3)

Montag, den 27. September 2010

Jerry Lee Lewis celebrates 75th birthday: Concert at Fox Theatre, Pamona, CA
(by Lloyd Steven Sieden for Examiner)
Rock and roll icon Jerry Lee Lewis celebrated his 75th birthday on Saturday, September 25 in a manner befitting a rocker with a concert at the Fox Theatre in Pamona, CA. The video shows that Jerry Lee continues [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: NPR Music Report & Interview

Montag, den 27. September 2010

(click on the pic for listening the full story)
Jerry Lee Lewis: Rock Legend Keeps Rolling
(by NPR Staff)
Jerry Lee Lewis was often referred to as ´The Killer´ in his 1950s heyday. He´d slay audiences with his rambunctious piano playing, while his striking looks sent female fans keeling over.
His wildest days may be behind him, but old [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: Live at the Fox Theatre, Pomona (CA ) 25.Sept.2010

Sonntag, den 26. September 2010

Live review: Jerry Lee Lewis at Fox Theater in Pomona
(by Randy Lewis for L.A. Times)
Some things are eternal. Jerry Lee Lewis, the man, isn´t one of them — miraculous as it may seem with the Ferriday Fireball delivering seminal rock ´n´ roll with the power he put across Saturday night at the Fox Theater in [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: Mean Old Man - Chart Positions

Samstag, den 25. September 2010

Billboard Charts:
Billboard 200: #72
Barnes & Noble Music Charts:
Mean Old Man Deluxe version #46
Mean Old Man Standard version #939
Amazon.com Music Charts:
Mean Old Man Deluxe version #44
Mean Old Man Standard version #1.530
Amazon.de Music Charts:
Mean Old Man Deluxe version #162
Mean Old Man Standard version #94.705
International Countries:
Norway #39

Thanks to Wolfgang & Petter!
source: Jerry Lee Lewis Forum

Carl Mann: A Rockabilly History Maker to be honored

Freitag, den 24. September 2010

Dear Rockabilly Fans,
Would you enjoy sending something to honor Carl Mann on his special day. A poster, a personal letter from you, etc. Carl would be pleased that you sent it to be displayed, or read, on his day.
Kindest Regards,
Henry Harrison
Carl Mann will be honored Friday night, October 22 in Jackson, Tennessee´s ´International Rock-A-Billy Hall [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: 75th Birthday Dedication (2)

Freitag, den 24. September 2010

At 75, The Killer is still going strong
(by L. Kent Wolgamott for Journal Star)

(Jerry Lee Lewis looks to the audience after performing at the 25th Anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame concert in 2009 in New York.)
Above my couch is a photo of The Million Dollar Quartet during its very short 1956 jam session [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: Mean Old Man - Album Review (8)

Freitag, den 24. September 2010

Der Killer schlägt wieder zu: Jerry Lee Lewis
(published by JazzEcho)
Schon früh verdiente sich das Rock´n´Roll-Urgestein Jerry Lee Lewis den Spitznamen ´The Killer´. Dass sein musikalischer Killerinstinkt auch heute noch intakt ist, beweist der 75-järige auf seinem neuen Album *Mean Old Man*

Was wohl in Jerry Lee Lewis vorgehen mag, wenn er die Verrenkungen sieht, die Stars [...]