Country Roots on a Budget - Rockabilly
Have a blast from the past with these rockabilly album suggestions. Students and teachers of rockabilly should get familiar with rockabilly's foundations. This quick primer on the rockabilly artists that not only made history but whose influence is felt in the presence should both enlighten and entertain.
For those interested in rockabilly from a historical and international perspective, check out this essay discussing the transmission of rockabilly music and culture in Japan.
Swing and Rockabilly Historical Reenactment
An interesting way for teachers to get students interested in music is to reenact history with the costumes to match. About.com gives you the resources to create the right rockabilly or swing costume and even provides links for you to learn the music's roots.
What is Rockabilly?
Do you know what makes up rockabilly? Rockabilly has a relatively long legacy in America's music culture. Find out about the roots of rockabilly, the genre's pioneers, and rockabilly's continued presence.