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1. What was the name of the first song recorded by Eddie Cochran in 1956, on the Crest Record Label?
2. Name the state where authorities found Hank Williams dead in the backseat of his car.
3. Name the only television host to ever feature Johnny Burnette and the Rock and Roll Trio performing live on his variety show?
4. What is the real name of "The Phantom" who sang the panting, "Love Me" in 1958?
5. Name the rockabilly artist who recorded the raw screamer, "Big Sandy" on Sky Records in 1956.
6. Which two singers both recorded the classic gem, "Rock Boppin' Baby"?
7. Who NEVER played guitar with Wanda Jackson And The Party Timers?
8. Which of these is the only rockabilly group to actually be from the Fifties?
9. What is Billy Fury's birth name?
10. What sport did Johnny Burnette participate in prior to embarking on a music career?
11. Who created Moon Records in Memphis, Tennessee?
12. Before his untimely death in 1959, Buddy Holly planned on starting his own record company. Can you name it?
13. How old was Janis Martin when she recorded her seminal rockabilly classic, "Will You Willyum" in 1956?
14. What was Carl Perkins' first Sun Records release?
15. This vastly underrated rockabilly artist managed a minor hit in 1956 with the classic howler, "Bop A Lena". He actually garnished more acclaim after writing some of Brenda Lee's first hits. But fame seemed to elude him, largely due to his extremely erratic behavior and substance/alcohol abuse. One of the greats of the genre! Who is he?
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