Tag Archives: Wanda Jackson

Elvis box relives 1956.

By Bruce Sylvester  1956 marked turning points for young Elvis Presley.  On January 10 — two days after he turned 21 — he left his Memphis home for Nashville for his initial RCA Victor recording session (Victor having purchased his …

Wanda Jackson wows ’em in Austin

Don’t ever accuse Wanda Jackson of resting on her laurels or living in the past.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member (and contemporary of Elvis Presley) took time during her South by Southwest showcase Wednesday night to perform new material alongside her classics as well as say a few kind words about producer Jack White.

A look back at 2010′s SXSW

SXSW happened last month … sure, but there were some interesting events to look back on. Goldmine’s Chris M. Junior was everywhere at once and remembers the highlights.

Grapevine: New Hendrix album, "Elvis" on DVD and more

12 previously unreleased Hendrix tracks are coming out in March; John Carpenter’s "Elvis" is coming to DVD; Barenaked Ladies sign with EMI; James Taylor and Carole King announce U.S. tour dates; the final Johnny Cash American Recordings album; and a new Wanda Jackson single from Third Man.