BiographyCarl Perkins is the godfather of Rockabilly. He wrote songs for Elvis, Patsy Cline and Johnny Cash and has influenced everyone from the Beatles to Brian Setzer. With country-inflected bouncy bass shuffles, octane-boosted drum pops that can actually keep up, and white lightning guitar-picking hellfire, Perkins still has the smoke of pure rock 'n' roll inside his soul.
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