Next up for The Wheelgrinders is a return to Falconetti’s East Side Grill on the Drive. Hope to see you there June 2nd!
We want to shout out a huge thank you to everyone who came out to join us at our CD Release Party last night at The Emerald Supper Club. It’s always fun to play rockabilly for a happy, partying crowd but last night, to quote Eddie Cochran was Somethin’ Else! The fantastically hip ‘n’ hep … More Thank You!!
Album release week has finally arrived! We’re very proud to unleash our debut album “Torque-Flite Baby” on the Rockabilly faithful and sincerely hope that we have honored the memory and followed in the footsteps of all of the great Rockabilly pioneers who inspired us, and continue to inspire us every day. “Torque-Flite Baby” is available from … More Torque-Flite Baby
Next up for The Wheelgrinders is a return to the always rockin’ The Heritage Grill in New West. We’ll be bringing the Rockabilly and serving it up from 8pm on Saturday April 29th. Come on down for dinner and a few drinks and join the fun on the dance floor….see y’all there!!
Only three more weeks to wait for the hopped up Rockabilly action that is “Torque-Flite Baby”! Our CD Release Party will be at the uber hep Vancouver cocktail lounge The Emerald Supper Club at 555 Gore Ave on Thursday May 11th at 8pm. Come join us for a rockin’ night of Rockabilly, cool cocktails, highballs and … More The Wheelgrinders CD Release Party!
The perfect hair of the dog cure for your post Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend is a hefty dose of rockabilly at your local neighbourhood Vancouver live music hotspot The Heatley! Come join us this Thursday at 9pm for good beers, good eats and a heapin’ helpin’ of rockabilly! See y’all there!
We had a blast on Friday night playing our own brand of hopped up Rockabilly to a fantastic crowd at Judge Begbie’s Tavern in New Westminster, BC. Our good friend Roxanne snapped this great shot of Caroline rockin’ a Rosie the Riveter pose and it pretty much sums up the ballsy bottom end brilliance that … More Rockin’ Rosie the Riveter!!
We’re back from our short break from the live show circuit and we’re rarin’ to go! We’ll be closing out the month of March with a return visit to Judge Begbie’s Tavern in New Westminster, BC on Friday March 31st. There’s no cover and the show starts at 8pm. We had a fabulous time rockin’ … More Rockin’ Judge Begbie’s!
The guitar in the photo, above, is a 1955 Gretsch DuoJet. This is the same year and model of guitar played by legendary Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps lead guitarist Cliff Gallup. The DuoJet made it’s debut in the Gretsch line in 1953 as their answer to the success of the previously released Gibson … More 1955 Gretsch DuoJet
While we have a short break in our gigging schedule, and before we head back into the studio to record the final three tracks for our debut album, we figured we’d wrap up our little series of blog posts from our visit to Nashville and Memphis last September. As reported in an earlier post on this … More Memphis, Tennessee: Part 3