Sound Off for Monday, Oct. 30 - The Delaware
Jerry Lee Lewis
Sound Off for Monday, Oct. 30The Delaware County Daily TimesWe just lost Chuck Berry, Elvis is gone, Bill Haley and the rest of the crowd. I guess Jerry Lee Lewis, “The Killer,” has to keep it going, along with Little Anthony & The Imperials. God bless the '50s rock 'n' roll, it was the best in the world. “ON ...
Posted on 29 October 2017 | 7:23 pm
REVIEW: Actor Dennis Quaid & The Sharks
Allentown Morning CallREVIEW: Actor Dennis Quaid & The Sharks gives fine performance as rocker at Musikfest CafeAllentown Morning CallActor Dennis Quaid has had some fine performances in roles as musicians, such as his starring turn as Jerry Lee Lewis in 1989's “Great Balls of Fire.” Quaid turned in another good performance Friday, portraying a bar-band rocker in his show with his ...
Posted on 28 October 2017 | 4:53 am
Remembering Fats Domino, 1928–2017 -
RollingStone.comRemembering Fats Domino, 1928–2017RollingStone.com"Fats was the perfect cat to do 'Blueberry Hill,' " says Jerry Lee Lewis. "His vocals were phenomenal, and he was a great pianist – he had the best raw talent." Lewis, like his fellow rock & roll innovators, envied Domino's swagger: "He had a huge ...Jerry Lee Lewis pays homage to Fats Domino; special New Orleans tribute parade planned for WednesdayRock 107Fats Domino and the white artists who got famous singing his songsLos Angeles TimesWhat I learned about writing from listening to Fats DominoPoynter (blog)Valley News -Buffalo News -Financial Timesall 102 news articles »
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 1:29 pm
“Memphis” re-creates one historic night
Midland Reporter-Telegram“Memphis” re-creates one historic night in music history - Midland ...Midland Reporter-Telegram"One Night in Memphis" tribute show to Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash presented by the Cowan Performing Arts Series. will be at ...and more »
Posted on 26 October 2017 | 9:58 am
Little Richard On Fats Domino: 'He Could
RollingStone.comLittle Richard On Fats Domino: 'He Could Make a Piano Talk ...RollingStone.com"He influenced me as an entertainer, period. I loved him," Little Richards says of late friend Fats Domino. (The old friends reunited in New Orleans on May 30, ...Fats Domino: Rock n' Roll's Crucial, Underappreciated ArchitectBillboardFats Domino: Born to PleaseVillage VoiceCelebrities pay tribute to musician Fats Domino following his death at the age of 89Entertainment.ieCity Pages -KVUEall 225 news articles »
Posted on 26 October 2017 | 9:48 am
Country Music Hall of Fame salutes the
Jerry Lee Lewis
While the exhibit naturally focuses on Phillips' discovery of such talents as Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and others, it also chronicles his role as a force for musical innovation and as an idiosyncratic and iconoclastic ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:48 am
J. Roddy Walston set to rock Live on the
Since being formed by Walston in 2002, the group has gained a reputation for frenzied live shows centered around the frontman, who mans a 300-pound upright piano center stage with the fervor of Jerry Lee Lewis in his prime. Media buzz and a rigorous ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:38 pm
Almost 80, Mickey Gilley ready to rock
Gilley joked that before his “Roomful of Roses” hit “took off,” he hadn’t realized he was performing inadvertently in tribute to his fellow Louisiana native cousin, Jerry Lee Lewis, but then again, they each, along with their gospel-singing ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:16 pm
'Million Dollar Quartet' rocks with music
OGUNQUIT — It's a music lover's dream — watching Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley perform hit after hit from "Blue Suede Shoes" to "Ring of Fire." And they're on stage now through Sept. 19 at the Ogunquit Playhouse ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:47 pm
Cornrows and Cultural Appropriation: The
Without the black swing, blues, and jazz musicians, there is no Elvis or Jerry Lee Lewis or rock ‘n’ roll. And the influence is evident in all aspects of American culture, from fashion to food, from language to literature. What most white Americans won ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm