Monatsarchiv für April 2012

Linda Gail Lewis: Delta Music Museum Hall of Fame 2012 - The Award

Sonntag, den 29. April 2012

Congratulations to Linda Gail Lewis, the undisputed Queen of Rock´n Roll & Country Music!
No one deserves it more than Linda Gail to be honored with an award like this, as musician and as person!

Many Thanks to Linda, Annie & Phyllis!

Linda Gail Lewis: Delta Music Museum Hall of Fame 2012

Samstag, den 28. April 2012

The Queen of Rock´n Roll & Country Linda Gail Lewis will be inducted into the Delta Music Museum Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 28, just before performing a concert at the Natchez City Auditorium along with her cousin, Mickey Gilley.

´This means a lot to me´ Lewis said. ´This is very exciting. I haven´t performed [...]

Unconquered: The Saga of Cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Swaggart and Mickey Gilley - Authors Update

Dienstag, den 24. April 2012

The Weekly Roundtable Radio Interview
The Weekly Roundtable radio broadcast of April 15, 2012 featured an interview with J.D. Davis, author of Unconquered: The Saga of Cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Swaggart, and Mickey Gilley. Thank you, Mark Stansberry, for an excellent discussion.
INTERVIEW - J.D. Davis 4-15-12 by TheWeeklyRoundtable
PODCAST

More info about [...]

Linda Gail Lewis & Annie Marie Dolan: Live at Kinodrom, Bocholt (GER) - 01. June 2012

Sonntag, den 22. April 2012

The Queen of Rock´n Roll & Country Linda Gail Lewis will play her this year´s show in Germany together with her daughter Annie Marie Dolan and band Some Like It Hot on 01. June 2012 in Bocholt at Kinodrom Multiplex Cinema Theatre. The show will take place in there at Spencer´s.
Don’t miss this music highlight [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: Live at Third Man Records - Official LP & CD Release

Sonntag, den 22. April 2012

Exactly one year after Killer´s live recorded show at Third Man Records on 17. April 2011 now that abum has been official released. The fans have been long waited for it!
Available on black vinyl (limited black&blue LP came out end of 2011 already) & CD.
Order Link

Unconquered: The Saga of Cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Swaggart and Mickey Gilley - Massive Info Update

Sonntag, den 22. April 2012

Excerpt - Young Mickey´s Piano Practice
(by J.D. Davis, 19.April 2012)

In his youth, Mickey wrestled with practicing the gospel music that so pleased his mother versus pounding out the boogie-woogie tunes that gave him such exhileration to play. This excerpt from Unconquered: The Saga of Cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Swaggart, and Mickey Gilley illustrates Mickey´s [...]

Mickey Gilley: New TV Show

Dienstag, den 10. April 2012

Here is a video clip of Micke Gilley on stage, a´sneak peak´of a new TV show.
VIDEO
It’s good to see how well it goes with the progress of his health step by step after his bad accident and the partial paralysis. He for sure is a good example what I call a strong guy…patience, persistence, tenacity…this [...]

Carl Perkins: 80th Birthday & New Release

Montag, den 9. April 2012

Carl Perkins would have been 80 years old today!
Never forgotten by his fans!
Bear Family Records comes out with a new intersting box in this month…here some info about (for German & Spanish translation scroll down).

(Jerry Lee Lewis, Linda Gail Lewis & Carl Perkins, The Jerry Lee Lewis Show 1971)

5-CD Mini-Box (CD-format) with 132-page booklet, 152 [...]

Unconquered: The Saga of Cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Swaggart and Mickey Gilley - Film Trailer

Montag, den 9. April 2012

More info about that book: HERE
Book Order-Links:
Amazon
Barnes & Noble
B A M
Indie Bound
Thanks to J.D. Davis

Mickey Gilley, Linda Gail Lewis & Annie Marie Dolan: UNCONQUERED Release Party in Natchez - Ticket Info

Donnerstag, den 5. April 2012

Ticket Information:
Advance Purchase Tickets
$25 General Admission
$35 Preferred Seating
Event Day Tickets
$30 General Admission
$50 Preferred Seating
Includes concert ticket and copy of
Unconquered: The Saga of Cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Swaggart, and Mickey Gilley

Event location:
Natchez City Auditorium
211 Main Street
Natchez, Mississippi, USA
For those interested in attending, tickets may be purchased:
In Natchez, Ms.: Natchez Convention & Visitors Bureau, (601) 446-6345
In [...]