This Time It's Personal, Updates, Announcements & Events

The Final Tweet: The Worst of Twitter

Disclaimer: If you don't read this ENTIRE post, you won't understand, and if you don't understand, you are wasting your time. Furthermore, if you read it and you still have comprehension issues and you want to write to me to call me mean names OR if you are racist yourself and want to call me… Continue reading The Final Tweet: The Worst of Twitter

Updates, Announcements & Events

The 5 Most Popular Posts for Retro Dee’s 5th Anniversary

Hello folks! Welcome to Retro Dee's 5th Anniversary Special! This week Retro Dee's Guide To The Best Era Ever turns 5 years old. It's time once again to thank everyone who has been supportive of this blog. Friends, family and strangers who have come by to have a look, all make this blog worth keeping.… Continue reading The 5 Most Popular Posts for Retro Dee’s 5th Anniversary

Music in the 50's

Meet Scotty Moore: A Case of Mistaken Identity

Hi folks it's Retro Dee with more about music during the time music was the best: the Rockin and Rollin' 1950's! And what would a Retro Dee blog post be without another ridiculous story of how I mistook something, or, in this case, should I say someone. Let's back up. I always liked Elvis Presley's… Continue reading Meet Scotty Moore: A Case of Mistaken Identity

Music in the 50's, Updates, Announcements & Events

Once Again: Happy Birthday, Buddy Holly

Hi folks, it's Retro Dee with my annual post to honor Buddy Holly on his September 7th Birthday. Mr. Gorgeous: Buddy Holly. ca. late 1958 Each year it gets a little bit more difficult to decide what, exactly, to write about Buddy Holly. Maybe it's because I've written a fair amount about him already, or… Continue reading Once Again: Happy Birthday, Buddy Holly

Music in the 50's, Updates, Announcements & Events

RIP Jerry “J.I.” Allison

Well, folks I knew this day would come. On August 22, 2022 we said goodbye to the best drummer who ever lived, one of the very first Pioneers of Rock N Roll, Jerry "J.I." Allison. Jerry Allison in 1958 Jerry Ivan Allison was born in Hillsboro, TX on August 31, 1939. He attended Lubbock Senior… Continue reading RIP Jerry “J.I.” Allison