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Artist: Various Artists
Title: A Rocket In My Pocket: The Soundtrack To The Hipster's Guide To Rockabilly
Format: CD
Label: ACE - UK
Catalog Number:1268
Barcode:029667041621 itemnumber=1000123740
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Release Date: 5/8/2019
Availability: In Stock
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The story of rockabilly is largely one of individual recordings, rather than stars. Many great performances were laid down by unknowns whose careers were over almost before the ink dried on their record contracts. Yet the first pure rockabilly record ever made launched its teenage singer on the biggest and most successful career trajectory the music world has ever known. The five singles that Elvis, Scotty and Bill cut in Sam Phillips’ Sun Studios in 1954 and 1955 laid down the blueprint for the worldwide rock explosion of the 1950s, but also defined rockabilly for all time. What you have on this collection is Elvis and a selection of those who were chasing his shadow.

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