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Photos and review: ‘Would you like to hear a little rockabilly?’ Stray Cats evoke nostalgia on 40th anniversary tour

Watching “Rock This Town” on MTV as a child in the ’80s felt unbelievably cool, but nothing prepared me for the ultimate experience of seeing the iconic song performed live — almost 40 years later. While my personal dance moves have progressed from a simple jump-in-place, to a more Elaine Benes dance kick-move, the Stray […]

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Stray Cats, now one-third Minnesotan, to reunite in Vegas

Brian Setzer will reunite with Stray Cats for the Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend in April. It will mark the first time in nearly a decade the retro-billy trio will perform together in the United States. Stray Cats formed in 1979 in upstate New York, inspired by 1950s rockabilly. The band were originally called the Tom […]

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