Egils Leimanis

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In case any of you haven't been following the Latvian rockabilly scene- this band (in my opinion) is just OK, but the kid on guitar (Egils Leimanis) is something special;

 

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I like both clips, they don't overdo it. The singer/ bassplayer seems to be going more for a Mary Ford look as opposed to the way overdone Betty Page vamp thing. Lots of rockabilly bands out there drown in their own shtick.
 

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I like both clips, they don't overdo it. The singer/ bassplayer seems to be going more for a Mary Ford look as opposed to the way overdone Betty Page vamp thing. Lots of rockabilly bands out there drown in their own shtick.


She doesn't actually sing often; it's usually the drummer (a passable Elvis imitator)- also one of the few drummers who play standing up. They've also hooked up some with American singer Pete Anderson.
 




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