Monatsarchiv für Januar 2012

Etta James: …1938-2012…RIP Etta!

Freitag, den 20. Januar 2012

Johnny Otis: …1921-2012…RIP Johnny!

Freitag, den 20. Januar 2012

Johnny Otis, the musician, bandleader, songwriter, impresario, disc jockey and talent scout often called ´the godfather of rhythm and blues´ died on Tuesday 17. January at his home in Altadena, Calif. He was 90.
His death was confirmed by his manager, Terry Gould.
Leading a band in the late 1940s that combined the high musical standards of [...]

14. January 1972 - Mercury Recording Session

Samstag, den 14. Januar 2012

Today in 1972, on 14th of January, The Killer had a recording session at Mercury Custom Studio, 1512 Hawkins Street, in Nashville with producer Jerry Kennedy. Jerry Kennedy played some guitar too.
Beside Jerry Lee Lewis and Jerry Kennedy was there Herman Wade (gtr), Harold Bradley (gtr), Dale Sellers (gtr), Pete Drake (steele gtr), Bob [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis:…Out Of Hospital….

Mittwoch, den 11. Januar 2012

Thanks God, Jerry Lee Lewis is at his home!
Let´s hope he is in good health!

Many Thanks to Linda!

Jerry Lee Lewis:….In Hospital?….

Mittwoch, den 11. Januar 2012

It rumours Jerry Lee Lewis today rushed into the hospital because short of breath….Let´s pray & hope it´s not serious and everything will turn out fine!
Get well soon Killer!

source: Jerry Lee Lewis Forum

Linda Gail Lewis & Annie Marie Dolan: Tour Dates 2012 - First Update & Ticket Links

Donnerstag, den 5. Januar 2012

Linda Gail, Annie Marie & The Lennerockers - Roll Over Beethoven

February 2012
03.02.12 - Yeovil, England - Octagon
04.02.12 - Swindon, England - Wyvern
05.02.12 - High Wycombe, England - Swan
11.02.12 - Redditch, England - Palace
14.02.12 - Wavendon, England - The Stables
16.02.12 - Farnham, England - The Maltings
18.02.12 - Skegness, England - Embassy
19.02.12 - Kings Lynn, England - [...]

Jerry Lee Lewis: Live At Third Man Records - Black & Blue….First Album Review by Andrew McRae

Mittwoch, den 4. Januar 2012

Full album review and more details HERE
Thanks to Andrew!

Moon Mullican: Today….45 Years Ago…In Memory

Sonntag, den 1. Januar 2012

Today, 45 years ago, the ´King of the Hillbilly Piano Players´died….let´s take a look back to remember a really great artist!

MOON MULLICAN - King of the Hillbilly Piano Players
(by Philip Davies in ´99 for Rockabilly Hall of Fame)

As a 14 year old in 1968 I bought the Lp By Request: More of the Greatest Live [...]

Hank Williams: Today….59 years ago…In Memory

Sonntag, den 1. Januar 2012

Today (actually on New Years Eve), 59 years ago, Hank Williams died in the backseat of his brand-new, baby-blue Cadillac on his way to Canton, Ohio to perform on a New Eve´s Concert. In Oak Hill, Virginia, the chouffeur realised Hank was died. When they told the audience about that, they didn´t believe it [...]