Monday, December 10, 2018

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-10-18


New rockers and holiday favs are mixed in this hour!  We spin the latest from Screamin' Rebel Angels, Johnny & Jaalene, Lindsay Beaver, Bloodshot Bill & The Hick-Ups, Tammi Savoy & The Chris Casello Combo and our instru-Mental Breakdown features NEW tracks from Black Flamingos and The Coguaros!  Plus, we play 2 tracks from our featured Christmas release this year by JD McPherson and more holiday rockin' tunes from Buzz Campbell, Brian Setzer Orchestra, Chris Isaak, John Lindberg Trio, a unique Christmas tune from Dale Watson, we dream of a "Dwight" Christmas (Dwight Yoakam and Dwight Twilley) and so much more!!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Dwight Twilley- "Rockabilly Christmas Ball"
Dwight Yoakam- "Santa Can't Stay"
Tammi Savoy & The Chris Casello Combo- "Ain't Givin' Up Nothin'"
Wayne Hancock- "Juke Joint Jumpin'"
Big Sandy & The Fly Rite Trio- "Big Fat Trouble"
JD McPherson- "Hey Skinny Santa"
Buzz Campbell & Hot Rod Lincoln- "Rock & Roll For Xmas"
Hillbilly Casino- "Tangled Up"

instru-Mental Breakdown:
Black Flamingos- "Speedway"
The Coguaros- "Sweet Georgia Brown"

Brian Setzer Orchestra- "Sleigh Ride" (live)
Chris Isaak- "Hey Santa!" (live)
Dale Watson- "Mistletoe On Death Row"
Lindsay Beaver- "What A Fool You've Been"
Bloodshot Bill & The Hick-Ups- "Change My Mind"
JD McPherson- "What's That Sound"
John Lindberg Trio- "Santa Claus Is Coming To Your Town"
Screamin' Rebel Angels- "Oh! My Soul"
Johnny & Jaalene- "Teenage Cutie"
High Noon- "Slow Down Baby"

Outro music bed:  Brian Setzer- "Hot Love"

Christmas songs




Monday, December 3, 2018

Tom Brown & Brian Mayes Nashville Elvis Festival interview/ '68 Comeback Special 50th Anniversary/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-03-18



Tom Brown & Brian Mayes from Nashville Elvis Festival are our guests again on Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour as we discuss this year's Festival (and what to expect in 2019), Elvis week in August and the 50th Anniversary of the '68 Comeback Special (December 3rd, 1968).  We'll spin a few tracks from that event as well as an Elvis cover by Dean Z, NEW rockin' tunes from Al Dual, Devil's Daughters, Southern Culture On The Skids, NEW Christmas tunes from Darrel Higham, The Mavericks and JD McPherson and more holiday rockers from Lily Locksmith, Go-Getters and Jenny Don't & The Spurs!

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Also as a bonus...hear Tom Brown & Brian Mayes from our 2017 Christmas show here:




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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Darrel Higham- "They Shined Up Rudolph's Nose"
The Mavericks- "I Have Wanted You (For Christmas)"
Al Dual- "But I Got A Girl"
Devil's Daughters- "Pass That Bottle"
Southern Culture On The Skids- "Whole Lotta Things"

Tom Brown & Brian Mayes segment 1
Elvis Presley- "Trouble/Guitar Man"
Segment 2
Elvis Presley- "Baby What You Want Me To Do"
Segment 3
Elvis Presley- "Blue Christmas"
Segment 4
Elvis Presley- "If I Can Dream"
Segment 5
includes snippet of John Schneider- "It's Now Or Never"
Dean Z- "You're A Heartbreaker"

JD McPherson- "Bad Kid"
Lily Locksmith- "Christmas"
Go-Getters- "All I Want For Christmas"
Jenny Don't & The Spurs- "Santa Please Bring Him Home"

Outro Music Bed: Link Wray- "Heartbreak Hotel"

*Christmas songs



Monday, November 26, 2018

Darrel Higham interview with NEW tunes!/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 11-26-18


Darrel Higham is guest on the show this week!  We chat about early influences particularly Eddie Cochran (and playing with The Kelly Four), playing with Slim Jim Phantom in the Katmen, his Hell's Hotel album and Robert Plant who appears on the album, brand new singles and a special request for The Jets!  We also spin tunes from recent collaborations with Jittery Jack and Rocky Burnette as well as a live track from Jeff Beck featuring Darrel on vocals as they cover Gene Vincent!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"
with Slim Jim Phantom

Jeff Beck with Darrel Higham- "Double Talkin' Baby"
Interview segment 1
Darrel Higham & The Enforcers- "I Don't Like You No More"
segment 2
Darrel Higham with The Kelly Four- "C'Mon Everybody"
Darrel Higham with Jittery Jack- "Frankie's Back In Town"
segment 3
Rocky Burnette with Darrel Higham & The Enforcers-
"Rockabilly Boogie"
segment 4
Katmen- "When The Drink's Dried Up"
Darrel Higham- "Shirley Lee"
segment 5
with Robert Plant
Darrel Higham- "Hank Williams And Me"
segment 6
Darrel Higham with Robert Plant- "Please Give Me Something"
segment 7
Darrel Higham- "Bop Machine"
segment 8 (request from Darrel)
The Jets- "Yes Tonight Josephine"
Darrel Higham- "That's The Way"

Outro Music Bed:  Darrel Higham & The Enforcers- "Walk Don't Run"



Katmen- "When The Drink's Dried Up" video

Jeff Beck and Darrel Higham- "Train Kept A Rollin'"



Monday, November 19, 2018

Stray Cat Lee Rocker interview/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 11-19-18


Lee Rocker from the Stray Cats joins us on Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour as we talk about his career, playing with icons like Carl Perkins, the amazing and emotional feeling of Stray Cats reuniting at Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekender and other shows as well as his new live project, The LOW Road.  Lee sent over some tracks from this new project so be one of the first to hear them this hour!  And just when you though it couldn't get better, his special request song is for Dave Edmunds!!  We recorded the interview in early October just before the Stray Cats album and tour was announced for 2019!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Stray Cats- "Runaway Boys" (live)
Interview segment 1
Stray Cats- "Rebels Rule"
segment 2
Stray Cats- "Everybody Needs Rock 'n' Roll"
Elvis Presley (with Lee Rocker, Slim Jim Phantom, Danny B. Harvey)-
"Baby Let's Play House"
segment 3
Carl Perkins & Friends (including Lee Rocker)- "Boppin' The Blues"
segment 4
Lee Rocker- "Drivin' My Life Away"
Lee Rocker- "Memphis Freeze" (live)
segment 5
Lee Rocker- "Ophelia"
segment 6
Lee Rocker- "Bulletproof"
Lee Rocker & Big Blue- "Call Me The Rocker (Good Rockin' Daddy)"
segment 7
Stray Cats- "My Baby Left Me" (live with lead vocals by Lee Rocker)
segment 8
Dave Edmunds- "Crawlin' From The Wreckage"

Outro Music Bed- James Wilsey- "El Dorado"


More info on Lee Rocker's "The LOW Road" project via Pledge Music click HERE!


In the NEWS:  Stray Cats recording NEW ALBUM and TOURING in 2019!