Bo Diddley

Bo Diddley

June 22, 2019 Roots Rock Review 1

This week marks the 60th anniversary of Bo Diddley‘s 1958 self-titled debut album, a compilation of multiple pre-released singles from the mid 1950s. Although this […]

Stax Soulsville USA historic image

Stax Records

June 11, 2017 Roots Rock Review 2

This year marks the 60th anniversary of the founding of Stax Records (originally named “Satellite Records” at its founding). Although this label had less than […]

Elvis Christmas Album

Elvis’ Christmas Album

December 21, 2016 Roots Rock Review 1

Released during the height of Elvis Presley‘s initial popularity, the original 1957 release Elvis’ Christmas Album found popularity both initially and through the subsequent decades. […]