March 7, 2015

It’d been 3 years since these bands had played the Star Bar in Atlanta. The results were spectacular.

Psycho DeVilles – Victory Curls

Psycho DeVilles – Sweet 16

Psycho DeVilles – Beat on the Brat

Hillbilly Casino – Debt with the Devil, One Cup Beyond, No Toll Taken


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Bye Bye Bervette

March 17, 2015 — Leave a comment

Sunday, March 15, 2015, the Weekend Express team at HLN said goodbye to our friend Bervette.

Her destination: unknown. The impact of her departure: profound.

 

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Al, Mike, Luis

We got the beat

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These two songs include video shot by me (Alan Schrack) and my English friend Allan Gange. Allan did all the editing.

“Follow Me”

“That’s the Breaks”

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Today I was going through one of my hard drives, and I came across some pretty cool photos, of a pretty cool town. Back in 2009, I traveled to Austin for the Texas Rockabilly Revival. There were some fantastic bands, and some even more fantastic folks.

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Dancing at the Continental Club
Texas Hottie

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Miss Lauren Marie
Miss Lauren Marie May 2009

Jesse Dayton at the Broken Spoke
Jesse Dayton Broken Spoke

Texas Two-Stepping at the Broken Spoke
Broken Spoke

Ginny’s Little Longhorn Saloon
Ginnys

Chickenshit Bingo
Chickenshit bingo

Dancing to Redd Volkaert
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Couple from Sweden
Swedish couple

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Jamming at Jo’s Coffee

At the Revival
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Al and Rosie Flores
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San Antonio rockabillies

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At the Revival in Dripping Springs, Texas

Hot Rod Walt and the Psycho DeVilles
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Walt and Tyler
Walt and tyler

Young Love (Wayne Hancock on stage)
Young Love

Nic Roulette of Hillbilly Casino
Nic Roulette 2009

Wanda Jackson
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Secrets
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Getting Crazy
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Reverend Horton Heat
Reverend Horton Heat

Rockabilly Gals
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Guitar Winner
Guitar winner

Music Lovers
Music Lovers

Demented
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There have been many nights at Atlanta’s Star Community Bar, and this was one of them. Johnny and Cletis‘ new CD was being released: “Four Tracks and Several Miles Ago”. Also appearing were Atlanta rockabilly veterans “The Blacktop Rockets” and country/honky tonk sensation “Julea and her Dear Johns”.

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Here are some un-edited photos from the evening

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