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Rosie Flores, Marti Brom 

When: Sun., Nov. 18, 8 p.m. 2012
Phone: 404-875-1522
Price: $15-$18
www.smithsoldebar.com
American roots music fans have a deep reverence for the past and the artists who created the sounds they love. For decades, rockabilly singer and guitarist Rosie Flores has championed the seminal works of the music's originators — a commitment which has resulted in a compelling new project, The Blanco Sessions. The album is a tribute to the legacy of rockabilly's enigmatic Janis Martin, who was branded "the female Elvis" in 1956 because of her seductive stage presence. "When I first heard Janis Martin it changed my attitude toward music," Flores says. "She was so happy and bouncy, and our singing was very similar." Continue reading ...

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